SGS Philippines Launches Agricultural Services
SGS Philippines, Inc. launched its Agricultural (AGRI) Services at “Farm to Market: Building Trust throughout the Supply Chain”, a forum held at the SGS Academy, 3rd floor, 2229 Alegria Building, Chino Roces Avenue, Makati City. The forum is a joint effort between SGS's Agricultural Services and Systems and Services Certification divisions of SGS Philippines, Inc.
The Farm to Market AGRI forum was attended by officials from the Philippines’ Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) as well representatives from the agriculture and food manufacturing industries. Discussions during the open forum focused on training for private sectors and the farming community, logistics and distribution of commodities, as well as inspection and certification processes. Among the topics highlighted during the presentations were analytical, inspection and pest control and fumigation services.
Rosario Cajucom-Bradbury, Managing Director of SGS Philippines, Inc. emphasized the global experience of SGS through diverse services at every point of the value and supply chain, particularly within the agriculture and food industry. She also explained the importance of practicing risk management and quality assurance among producers and manufacturers to contribute to ensuring food safety for consumers.
The other SGS presentors were: Antonio Jumawan, Agricultural Services Manager; Meden Peneyra, Central Laboratory Manager; and, Harold Ebora, Pest Control Manager.
About SGS Philippines’ Agricultural Services Division
SGS Philippines’ Agricultural Services Division assists warehouses, logistics, food chains, restaurants, hospitals, residential, pharmaceuticals and semiconductors in achieving customer and safety compliance. It provides reliable, cost-effective and tailored-fit services based on customers' requirement following International Standards.
For further information, please contact:
Antonio H. Jumawan
SGS Philippines, Inc.
2nd Floor, Alegria Building,
2229 Chino Roces Avenue, Makati City,
t: +63 2 784 9400 ext. 638
m: +63 917 5336125
SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognised as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 75,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,500 offices and laboratories around the world.