Flavorchem Corp. received SQF 2000 Level 2 certification. SQF (Safe Quality Food) is a leading, comprehensive and global food safety and quality management certification system, designed to be a food safety program, but also covers product quality – a feature that is unique to this type of certification program. The certification process involves a rigorous two-part audit conducted by highly trained auditors that evaluates a company’s food safety program, pest control, operational methods, maintenance, cleaning and personnel practices.

"Our SQF certification demonstrates Flavorchem’s commitment to food safety,” says Dave Russo, compliance manager for the Downers Grove, Ill., company. “It confirms our dedication to outstanding food quality and safety and further highlights the extensive food security measures we have implemented.”

About Flavorchem Corp.
Flavorchem Corp., founded in 1971, specializes in creating and manufacturing flavor and color solutions for the food and beverage industries. Flavorchem operates out of two locations, with corporate headquarters in Downers Grove, Ill., and a West coast facility in San Clemente, Calif. A full service company, they provide everything from product R&D to finished products, creating limitless custom solutions for companies of all sizes. Flavorchem forms strong partnerships based on an understanding of their customer’s brands and needs. As a result, their customers include top food and beverage brands that are well-recognized throughout the world. For more information, contact Ed McIntosh, marketing manager at 630-932-8100 or emcintosh@flavorchem.com.