January 25th, 2022 at 01:42 pm
The CanadaGAP program has a variety of certification options to satisfy the wide range of buyer expectations and to respond to different market requirements.
|If…||… then an operation should choose:|
|A customer is requiring a GFSI-recognized program…||Option B, C, or D, all of which have been formally benchmarked to and approved by GFSI.
Option B: Group certification
Option C: Individual supplier involved in production, packing or storage.
Option D: Individual repacking or wholesaling operation
|A customer is requiring an annual audit but does NOT require a GFSI-recognized certificate…||An operation should choose:
|A customer accepts the four-year audit cycle and does not require a GFSI-recognized certificate…||An operation should choose:
Check with your customer whether one of these options is preferred over another.
|An operation is repacking and wholesaling…||Either:
|An operation is involved in brokerage…||Option F.|
More detailed information on each of the options is available here.