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Food safety company expands to meet client needs

SAI purchases division of the Steritech Group


Food safety auditor and certification group SAI Global Ltd. has announced that it has acquired the Supply Chain Certification Services business of the Charlotte, N.C.-based Steritech Group.

According to SAI, the acquisition strengthens the company’s position in the food safety assurance sector in Canada and the U.S. The company will offer a range of auditing, training, technical skills and other services for clients managing food safety risks throughout the supply chain.

“The global food safety market is a strategic focus for SAI, and one in which we have extensive capabilities and expertise,” says Paul Butcher, global head of Assurance Services for SAI. “I am excited that SAI will be joined by some highly regarded food safety experts and industry leaders that will further strengthen our leadership position in the North American market.”