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Tilley Achieves Food Industry-Trusted SQF Certification

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A forklift operator zips around Tilley Distribution's food and ingredient distribution operation at its Baltimore headquarters.

Tilley Distribution has been certified under the Safe Quality Food (SQF) Food Safety Code for Manufacturing and Storage and Distribution, making the company Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) and Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) compliant. The certification, which came with an “Excellent” rating, was issued following an unannounced audit at Tilley’s food and ingredient distribution operation in Baltimore in April.

The SQF Program is a rigorous and credible food safety and quality program recognized globally by the food industry, from farmers to distributors to retail owners. The certification demonstrates a company’s commitment to food safety, from production to distribution.

“This certification gives our clients and principal suppliers assurance that we handle and process their ingredients safely and securely, making Tilley Distribution a reliable and safe component of their supply chain,” said Sean Tilley, president of Tilley Distribution.

Tilley Distribution has been helping the food industry make the best products Since 1952. The company is committed to providing not only the highest-quality ingredients for a range of food products, but also offering the highest quality of service along the way.

Tilley Distribution serves the food and beverage space, in addition to flavor and fragrance, personal care, pet and feed, and life science and pharmaceutical markets. If you need to strengthen your business’s supply chain, contact Tilley Distribution today or call a customer solutions representative at 1-800-638-6968.