What is the purpose of the certification IFS?

IFS certifications enable to meet the requirements of European distributors in terms of food quality and safety.

The essentials
  • Traceability

  • Establishment of harmonized and adapted processes to ensure food safety

  • Food fraud

  • Food crop safety

  • Defense of Food

Who can get certified IFS?

To all manufacturers of industrial food products, trading agencies, importers, brokers, logisticians, wholesalers or retailers.

Zoom on the IFS Standard

This programme aims to support SMEs and VSEs in their development of managerial systems and food safety management, moving gradually and in step by step towards IFS Food certification. You can also combine it with HACCP audits (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point or Hazard Analysis) to validate the effectiveness of the tools implemented.

How to get the certification IFS?

IFS certification is obtained from a certification organisation such as Ecocert, which will assist you in assessing the health impact of your activities.

Why choose Ecocert?

With nearly 30 years of experience for audit and certification of organic products in France and in more than 130 countries, Ecocert is the world's leading specialist in the certification of sustainable practices.