" Agropur" The Specialist Dairy Farmer in Canada
The dairy product lines of (Agropur Company) in Canada of fresh, nourishing and local dairy products have been a familiar presence in the Atlantic Provinces for over 90 years. The brand has always been committed to the community and supports a large number of organizations by backing local initiatives that are making a big difference in Canada.
Providing the customers and consumers top-quality dairy products is the very heart of Agropur’s mission. And their excellent work hasn’t gone unnoticed: in 2016 and 2017, Agropur was ranked Canada’s most trusted dairy brand by the Gustavson brand trust index (University of Victoria). At the core of their business model is their responsibility to offer their customers and consumers dairy products that meet the most stringent hygiene, food safety and compliance requirements.
Hygiene refers to the salubrious conditions in which they manufacture their products. Food safety refers to the methods whereby they guarantee to consumers that products will have no negative impact on their health, through maintenance of hygienic conditions and protection of sites from contaminants. Compliance means satisfying all applicable regulatory requirements, including those of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), as well as the highest industry standards and their customers’ expectations.
But their commitment to quality goes far beyond compliance: that’s why they have established their own set of requirements that apply to all their facilities. Agropur has also adopted the Global Food Safety Initiative (GSFI) standard, and adheres to the principles of the Safe Quality Food (SQF) program. These high standards ensure that we maintain the levels of excellence Agropur’s global reputation is built on, while remaining at the forefront of the latest quality control innovations in the industry.
Supported by robust processes and deeply integrated into every facet of their operations, their quality control system is the backbone of their operations.