IFS Global Markets Programs For Food
The IFS Global Market – Food Program is an initial food safety standard for businesses that are not yet ready to implement the full IFS Food Standard.
It is a good start for understanding and applying the basics of food safety. The aim of this program is to enable them to take the first step before implementing a GFSI approved standard.
In the IFS Global Market – Food Program, there are 2 different levels of question lists that the companies participating in the program will fulfil their requirements. These levels and their main headings and requirements are as follows:
Receiving the application and offering (The audit period varies depending on the size of the company, the number of employees and the process.)
Signing a contract
Audit planning (The audit is carried out announced or unannounced.)
Carrying out the audit
Completion of the audit process
Preparation of the audit report and if as positive submit to IFS