LEWIS CENTER, OH – April 21, 2011 – MULTI-PLASTICS, INC. is proud to announce that Cathy Smolkovich received HACCP On Demand certification from AIB International on March 23, 2011. According to AIB, HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points) is “a systematic approach to the identification, evaluation, and control of food safety hazards.” It is an internationally recognized system used to identify and control Food Safety Hazards.
As a supplier of flexible packaging films, carton window films, and food insert materials, MULTI-PLASTICS recognizes the importance packaging suppliers play within the food safety chain. Since 2008, six North American distribution facilities have been audited yearly and continue to receive Excellent or Superior ratings from AIB International. MULTI-PLASTICS, INC. continues to take the lead in providing quality products to the food industry.
“Smolkovich will be our key contact person for training and maintaining all critical control points at our distribution facilities across North America. This program will enable us to ensure our products are as safe as technology allows,” explained Stephen P. Parsio, Vice President of Manufacturing.
AIB International (American Institute of Baking) is committed to protecting the safety of the food supply chain and delivering high value technical and educational programs. The HACCP accreditation is an integral part of their comprehensive AIB Integrated Quality Management System. The course meets the Education Requirements of 9 CFR417 (USDA Products) and is accredited by the International HACCP Alliance.
Since 1979, MULTI-PLASTICS, INC. has been a leader in the slitting and converting of thin gauge plastic film in roll or sheet to the envelope, carton, label, printing and packaging industries. Seven strategically located North American facilities allow Multi-Plastics to service their customers from coast to coast with quick turnarounds and excellent customer service. Contact Cheryl Caudill, Marketing & Communications Director, at 740-548-4894 / 800-848-6982 or visit www.multi-plastics.com for more information.