Manuplastics, one of the UK's largest manufacturers of standard range plastic jars and food pots, has recently been awarded the British Retail Consortium (BRC) accreditation. The BRC accreditation covers the design, manufacture, assembly and decoration of plastic containers which meet the requirements of the “Global Standard for Packaging and Packaging Materials”.

Manuplastics Operations Director Mr Nigel Riley stated “having your business scrutinised every year by one of the most demanding auditors in the world, who is recognised as the leading authority on food safety and hygiene in the UK, ensures that every aspect of your business is run to the highest standards possible and this latest achievement is a credit to our dedicated quality and production teams”.

The BRC Global Standards are a leading global product safety and quality certification program used by certificated suppliers in over 100 countries and is recognized as a GFSI (Global Food Safety Initiative) benchmarked food safety scheme. A growing number of retailers and major manufacturers across Europe and the America’s require this independent certification from their suppliers and Manuplastics hope to develop and expand their product range for the food sector.

Manuplastics is a leading company in the Manufacture of injection moulded food pots and standard plastics jars for the Personal Healthcare sector and offer over 78 years experience in developing, manufacturing and marketing food and personal care packaging solutions in a broad range of industries. All Manuplastics products are manufactured in the UK and distributed worldwide in support of Global brands.