Valencia, Spain (PortSEurope) January 12, 2018 – Hermes Logística, S.A., a subsidiary of Trasmediterránea S.A., has received the IFS Logística (International Featured Standard Logistics) certification for its temperature controlled warehouses in Las Palmas and Valencia.
IFS (International Features Standard) is a food safety system, comprising products and services, promoted by the association of wholesalers and industries IFS Management GmbH, integrated by HDE, the German federation of distributors and FCD, the French federation of distributors.
This standard is specially developed for storage, distribution and transport, as well as loading and unloading activities and has been certified by qualified independent auditors of accredited certification entities. In addition, it fulfils the common goal of uniting trade and industry to create transparency and confidence throughout the supply chain.
The objectives and advantages of IFS Logistics are: to ensure comparability and transparency throughout the supply chain; establish a standard with a uniform evaluation system; and reduce costs and time to suppliers and distributors.
Source: Diario del Puerto
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