(San Diego,CA) 23rd March 06---Quality Assurance International, Inc. (QAI, Inc.), the global leader in organic certification services, announced today that it surpassed a company milestone by certifying 259,608 products.
Commenting on the achievement, QAI President Kristen Holt said, “We are proud of our continued growth, and we believe is it a direct result of consistently delivering the very best in client service, regulatory expertise, and international access to our valued clients.”
QAI is the US market leader with 66% of branded products at retail utilizing QAI certification services. QAI holds several international accreditations and maintains operations in the EU, Japan, Canada and the US, allowing the firm to offer uninterrupted trade and international access for organic importers and exporters. Data submitted to USDA National Organic Program states that QAI currently certifies 4,715 organic operations worldwide.
Quality Assurance International (QAI, Inc.), the global leader in certification services, has operations in the U.S., Canada, Japan and the European Union. Clients include agricultural producers, food processing facilities, integrated manufacturing operations and contract packing operations, traders, distributors, retailers, and other unique food operations. QAI’s Programs are designed to verify compliance at every link of the product handling chain, thus assuring consumers that product integrity is preserved in the marketplace. For further information about QAI, visit the Company’s website at www.qai-inc.com or contact Ellen P Holton, Director of Marketing at [email protected]