Source: Canada NewsWire
VANCOUVER, -- Flora Manufacturing and Distributing Ltd. a leading manufacturer of cold pressed oils, herbal supplements, medicinal teas and vitamins, has been awarded this year's Canadian Health Food Association's Supplier of Excellence West Award. Donna Herringer President and CEO of the Canadian Health Food Association (CHFA) announced the award on April 6 at the CHFA's Expo West Industry Awards banquet held in Vancouver, British Columbia.
The CHFA Supplier of Excellence Award recognizes an outstanding natural products supplier for overall excellence in its operations. To be eligible for this award, a company must demonstrate a strong commitment in the areas of integrity, consistently upholding superior product quality, product innovation, superior marketing support, excellent customer service, fulfillment and distribution, and established industry support and involvement. Winners are selected by a committee of retailers, suppliers, consultants, industry specialists, media, and members of the Canadian Health Food Association.
"We are extremely excited that Flora has been chosen by both the members and retailers of the CHFA as the winner in the Supplier of Excellence category," said Thomas Greither, CEO of Flora. "This award highlights our commitment to continue to develop and provide quality products and campaigns to our retailers".
About the Canadian Health Food Association br> The Canadian Health Food Association (CHFA) is a non-profit federally chartered trade association committed to protecting and furthering the interests of the Canadian health products industry. Its members include retailers, wholesalers, distributors and manufacturers in a variety of industry sub sectors such as supplements, vitamins, herbals, homeopathics, sports and nutrition supplements, packaged foods and organic foods.
About Flora Manufacturing and Distributing Ltd
Flora Manufacturing and Distributing Ltd. has been producing top quality natural health care products in Canada since 1965, gaining a reputation as an innovator and industry leader. Now with offices and high-tech facilities throughout Canada and the U.S., Flora provides products to more than 10,000 select health food stores across North America.
Flora's product line is manufactured in accordance with GMP standards. The company's facilities and manufacturing procedure comply with all regulatory agencies in Canada and the United States, including the Health Protection Branch (HPB) in Canada and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the United States. In addition, Flora is a Certified Organic producer and processor overseen by the third party certifying agency, Quality Assurance International (QAI). This means that all herbal remedies prepared and distributed by Flora are guaranteed to be chemical free and of the highest quality. Starting from the seed that is planted and harvested, to the final production and packaging, Flora takes pride in the purity and quality of their products from start to finish. Flora has been honored with numerous awards and is also a registered member of the Tru-Label Program. Additional information on Flora Manufacturing and Distributing or Flora Inc. may be obtained on the world wide web at www.florahealth.com.
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