For food manufacturers, the safety of finished goods is not only dependent on the ingredients themselves, but also largely dependent on the suppliers used throughout the food supply chain. Having a properly managed supplier program can help to ensure quality is met, and also helps to create great working relationships between manufacturers and suppliers.

How to Have a Strong Supplier Approval Program

One key component to having an outstanding supplier program is having a well-built and well-maintained supplier approval process, especially since supplier verification is a big part of the Preventive Controls for the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) and GFSI.

Download our free Supplier Approval Program eBook to discover:

  • Why having a strong supplier approval process is necessary
  • Elements that make up a strong supplier approval program
  • How to have one source for all supplier information
  • How to better monitor and scorecard your suppliers' performance