Which Program is Right for Me?

Obtaining SQF Certification is not only achievable for large suppliers. SQF Certification is possible for every supplier at all levels of the food industry, from farm to fork. Starting your food safety journey has never been easier; whether you are a small family owned business or a large chain corporation – it all begins with choosing the most suitable SQF Program.

The following SQF Programs are available to implement at your site:
SQF Fundamentals Program
SQF Food Safety Program
SQF Food Safety and Quality Program
SQF Ethical Sourcing Program

SQFI has developed a series of steps to help you identify which Program is best suited for your site. It is worthwhile to note that no matter which Program you choose, they are all covered under the SQF Compliance and Integrity Program.

Is your site new to food safety?

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Does your site have a HACCP Program?

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Are you looking for a GFSI-benchmarked food safety program?

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Does your site also require a Quality audit?

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Does your site require a social or environmental compliance audit?

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SQF Fundamentals Program

SQFI has created a solution for small and medium sized food suppliers who don’t have a robust food safety management program in place or want to take their existing program to the next level. Built as a step-wise approach, The SQF Fundamentals Program is designed to help you integrate robust food safety standards into your existing practices, while creating a pathway to achieve globally accepted GFSI certification.

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SQF Food Safety Program

The SQF Food Safety family of codes is a globally accepted, GFSI-benchmarked food safety standards. The SQF Food Safety Codes provides sites with a HACCP based approach to ensure that their products meet almost all regulations. Businesses looking to satisfy their retailers’ and buyers’ GFSI certification requirements should learn more about the SQF Food Safety Program.

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SQF Quality Program

SQFI has created a Quality Program for those sites who desire to go above and beyond food safety. The Quality Program is designed to monitor and control food quality related threats. This program is most suited for sites who have already implemented a successful, robust SQF Food Safety Plan. Additionally, the SQF Quality Program can be implemented in tandem with the SQF Food Safety Program.

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SQF Ethical Sourcing Program

The SQFI Ethical Sourcing Program is an environmental, social, and health and safety management system for the food industry. Developed by professionals that have extensive experience in environmental and social compliance, The SQFI Ethical Sourcing Program assists a facility with documenting and demonstrating commitment to the ethical sourcing in its daily operations.

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