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17/12/2018

QS scheme manual of 2019 released

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Since 17 December 2018, the guidelines valid as of 2019 can be viewed and downloaded on the QS website. In addition, the checklists for audits, which will be carried out from 1st January 2019, will also be available there.

 

14/12/2018

Additional control plan Aflatoxin B1 revised

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The additional control plan Aflatoxin B1 was revised with effect from 17 December 2018. The revised version includes new risk ratings for three countries of origin. 

 

05/12/2018

November 2018 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

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Every month, new companies decide to participate in the QS scheme and thus give a signal to their customers that all their operational processes are checked by independent certification bodies.

 

20/11/2018

QS Database – Optimised presentation of eligibility of delivery

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The way the search results in the scheme participant search function of the QS database are presented, has been further optimised. From now on, the respective location’s eligibility of delivery, which appears in the search results, will be identified with the colours red and green.

 

19/11/2018

Storage of meat and meat products - QS eligibility of delivery required from 2019

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At the end of 2018, the transitional period for the review of meat and meat products service providers will expire. Starting in 2019, companies that store QS meat and meat products on behalf of other companies must have a QS eligbility of delivery in the QS database.

 

16/11/2018

QS at the ICOP 2018

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From 21 to 23 November 2018 the ICOP (International Conference of Producer Organisations), one of the most important international conferences for the fruit and vegetable industry, will take place in Rotterdam. QS supports the international congress for producer organisations and will be represented for the first time with its own information stand.

 

15/11/2018

Third part of the QS series published in "Eurofruit"

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As part of our media collaboration with the international magazine Eurofruit, the third of a total of five articles on the QS requirements for companies in the fruit and vegetable sector has been published. In the current issue, we give an overview of the benefits of QS certification for wholesalers and logistics companies.

 

15/11/2018

Commenting Phase 2019 – Your opinion matters!

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As every year, QS invites all scheme participants, auditors and other interested parties to take part in the commenting for the QS scheme manual. Between 15. and 22. November 2018, you have the opportunity of commenting the revised guidelines that become effective as of 1. January 2019.

 

14/11/2018

New issue of the QS-Report Meat and Meat Products pub-lished

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The new issue of the QS-Report Meat and Meat Products has been published hot off the press and can now be read and downloaded in the media catalogue of the QS website.

 

08/11/2018

October 2018 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

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Every month, new companies decide to participate in the QS scheme and thus give a signal to their customers that all their operational processes are checked by independent certification bodies.