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Rick Bestwick Chesterfield Awarded AA BRC Rating

Rick Bestwick’s Chesterfield facility has achieved AA status following an announced audit from BRC Global Standards.  

Andrew Lawrence, Director, at Rick Bestwick Chesterfield, said: “The BRC audit program is the toughest in the industry. It requires coldstores to be exemplary in every aspect of the store from hygiene to process to health and safety”.

“We are delighted to have maintained our AA rating with a result that is proof of the consistently high benchmarks we set ourselves and maintain.”

BRC Global Standards are designed to reflect best practice and facilitate a process of continuous improvement.  

They ensure that product integrity during storage and distribution is maintained, and that customer confidence is upheld through rigorous audits and certification.   

Rick Bestwick, part of the Magnavale Group, provides a unique portfolio of services to the food industry including temperature controlled storage, blast freezing, microwave up-tempering and export.  

Amanda Cogan, Director at Rick Bestwick Scunthorpe, said: “The BRC Global Standards are an internationally recognised benchmark for quality. Rick Bestwick has customers operating across the globe, so internationally recognised standards are essential”.  

“We are delighted to have received the highest possible standard at our Chesterfield site. It is an acknowledgment that we not only strive for the highest standards, we surpass them.” 

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