KimEcopak boosts food safety with BRC Certified Warehouse Partnership in Edmonton

KimEcopak boosts food safety with BRC Certified Warehouse Partnership in Edmonton

KimEcopak Canada, a leading provider of sustainable and eco-friendly food packaging solutions, from May 2024 announced a strategic partnership with a BRC (British Retail Consortium) certified warehouse in Edmonton, Alberta. This collaboration strengthens KimEcopak's commitment to delivering the highest standards of food safety, quality, and hygiene throughout its supply chain.
warehouse-kimecopak
The newly opened warehouse, a massive 500,000 sq ft facility, has been audited and certified as meeting the BRCGS Storage and Distribution Standards, achieving a remarkable grade of AA (the highest possible), in accordance with the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) standards. This certification reflects KimEcopak's unwavering commitment to ensuring the quality and safety of food-grade products.
What is BRC Global Stardard? 
The BRC Global Standard is a globally recognized benchmark for excellence in storage and distribution, ensuring the safety and quality of food and consumer products. By partnering with this BRC certified facility, KimEcopak guarantees its restaurant and retail clients receive packaging solutions that meet rigorous safety and compliance standards.
Ms. Kim Vu, Founder and CEO at KimEcopak Canada, emphasized, "This partnership with a BRC certified warehouse in Edmonton demonstrates our dedication to providing clients with the best service and highest quality products. It allows us to uphold strict quality control while utilizing the expertise and infrastructure of a leading logistics provider. The new facility's BRCGS AA certification further reinforces our commitment to exceeding industry standards for food safety and quality."
eco-packaging
Key benefits of the BRC certification and the new facility for KimEcopak's clients include:
  • Enhanced Food Safety: Stringent protocols to prevent contamination and maintain a hygienic warehouse environment.
  • Superior Quality Management: Robust systems for inventory management, traceability, and product handling.
  • Full Legal Compliance: Adherence to all relevant food safety laws and regulations in Canada.
  • Increased Capacity and Efficiency: The 500,000 sq ft warehouse allows for greater storage capacity and streamlined distribution.
This strategic partnership allows KimEcopak to utilize a state-of-the-art facility, ensuring its food packaging products are stored and handled according to the highest industry standards. The Edmonton warehouse also serves as a critical distribution hub for Western Canada, enabling efficient delivery of sustainable packaging solutions to restaurants, retailers, and other food service businesses across the region.
About KimEcopak Canada
KimEcopak Canada is a leading provider of eco-friendly food and beverage packaging solutions, committed to helping businesses reduce their environmental impact. With a wide range of compostable, biodegradable, and sustainable products, KimEcopak offers a comprehensive solution for businesses seeking responsible packaging practices.
  • LEARN MORE about how "Subscribe for a Happy Life" will benefit your business HERE!
  • LEARN MORE about Kim Vu, sharing on the challenges she faced as a former restaurant owner, and how she overcame them to create KimEcopak HERE!
  • LEARN MORE about how KimEcopak's fixed price and scheduled delivery solutions have made life easier for restaurant owners in Ontario, including those in small towns like Ste. Marie HERE!
Back to blog

Leave a comment

Please note, comments need to be approved before they are published.

  • Active Packaging

    Active Packaging: Definition, Types, Benefits &...

    Active packaging is an innovative approach in the packaging industry, designed to interact with the contents and environment to enhance the shelf life, safety, and quality of products. This article...

    Active Packaging: Definition, Types, Benefits &...

    Active packaging is an innovative approach in the packaging industry, designed to interact with the contents and environment to enhance the shelf life, safety, and quality of products. This article...

  • Modified Atmosphere Packaging

    What is Modified Atmosphere Packaging? Benefits...

    Modified Atmosphere Packaging is considered a revolutionary technique that extends the shelf life of perishable goods. By altering the composition of gases inside the packaging, MAP helps maintain the freshness,...

    What is Modified Atmosphere Packaging? Benefits...

    Modified Atmosphere Packaging is considered a revolutionary technique that extends the shelf life of perishable goods. By altering the composition of gases inside the packaging, MAP helps maintain the freshness,...

  •  Aseptic Packaging

    What Is Aseptic Packaging? Are Aseptic Packages...

    Aseptic packaging is a groundbreaking technology in the food and beverage industry, designed to extend shelf life, preserve quality, and reduce the need for preservatives. This article explores what aseptic...

    What Is Aseptic Packaging? Are Aseptic Packages...

    Aseptic packaging is a groundbreaking technology in the food and beverage industry, designed to extend shelf life, preserve quality, and reduce the need for preservatives. This article explores what aseptic...

1 of 3

SUMMER IS COMING!!!
Discover our Top-Notch Summer Products, while it still last...

TRANSFORM YOUR CUSTOMERS INTO A WALKING BILLBOARD FOR YOUR BIZ

RECEIVE $300 OFF FOR 1st CUSTOM LOGO/WHOLESALE ORDER(*)

Share with our experts on your Products, Sizes, and Quantities, and let's cook up a tailored solution that screams YOUR style.

Your vision, our expertise – let's make it pop! Talk to us!