facebook google-plus instagram linkedin twitter youtube arrow arrow-up calendar Capital chart download hub kfh-shape live-stream map menu Office print Search Servers share Trucks
January 2017

GWC renews ISO certification of its Food Safety Management System ISO 22000:2005

GWC (Q.S.C.), the leading logistics provider in the State of Qatar, has recently renewed its ISO 22000:2005 Food Safety Management Systems certificates in its two facilities in Street 15 and Street 41 of the Doha Industrial Area, and added the certification to its 15K Warehouse in the Logistics Village Qatar.  The certification was awarded after an audit was performed at each of these facilities by TÜV SÜD, who presented the certificate to the Senior Director of Commercial Services Mr. Naji Nassar during a ceremony held in the company’s headquarters at D-Ring Road on November 11, 2016.

“Ensuring food safety at all times is a particularly sensitive operation, and requires the best guidelines, standards and the coordination of all the operations of our organization,” said GWC Chief Commercial Officer Mr. Naji Nassar. “Our dedicated quality, health, safety, and environment team ensures that our food storage facilities remain the most reliable in the industry, while keeping a high degree of responsiveness towards our clients’ needs,” he added.

TÜV SÜD performed a stringent review of the three Food Warehouses’ documents, systems and facilities, reviewing the defined critical control points for receiving, storage, and dispatch operations to demonstrate GWC’s ability to control food safety hazards to ensure customers product are safe at all times. Under specific scrutiny was the company’s Building Management System (BMS) in place within each of these facilities, providing an automated temperature control, with fifteen minute checks recorded by the system and ensuring no deviation from the international standard and in compliance with local regulations.

“The importance of proper food storage and handling procedures is paramount, and directly relates to the human development pillar of the Qatar National Vision 2030,” stated GWC Group CEO Mr. Ranjeev Menon. “By certifying our high standard of service, we demonstrate our commitment to supporting Qatar in becoming a sustainable and diverse economy, and remaining the provider of choice in the State of Qatar.”

Filter by year
February 25, 2018
Seasonal Honey Market at Souq Waqif from March 21
1 month
Occupancy of Bu Sulba Warehousing Park rises above 70%: GWC
1 month
GWC bullish on Qatar’s logistics industry
1 month
GWC holds its Ordinary Assembly General Meeting
1 month
GWC Performance 2017
1 month
GWC: Free registration for firms taking part in dates market
2 months
Bigger, better & bolder
3 months
GWC to Develop Bu Sulba Logistics Hub for QAR 685 Million
7 months
A Moment of Introspection
2 months
Prime Minister opens Banana Island Resort Doha
2 months
Qatar Generates 193 Billion QAR in GDP by Third Quarter of 2014
2 months
F-Ring Road Opens to Traffic