Quality Assurance

At Diversified Ingredients, our commitment to Quality and Food Safety begins with our culture of service, support, and teamwork.   Partnering with our valued customers and suppliers, we provide assistance in the procurement, distribution/ delivery of safe, wholesome, and high quality ingredients which meet our customers’ expectations and specifications.   We feel this goal is best accomplished by working together with all segments of our supply chain – verifying the presence and implementation of effective preventative controls, policies, procedures, and practices which help ensure all materials provided are safe and fit for purpose. Diversified Ingredients’ experienced Quality Assurance team works in the field, diligently focused in assisting and guiding our suppliers to drive toward continuous improvement and enhancements of reliable systems which proactively support quality and food safety compliance and customer satisfaction.

Services Provided by Diversified Quality Assurance team

  • Provide supplier quality assurance/ food safety consultation:  (Assisting in the evaluation, development, enhancement, and implementation of Quality and Food Safety Programs including GMPs, HACCP/preventative controls, prerequisite programs, etc.)
  • Conduct supplier evaluations and audits (benchmark and gap analysis audits/evaluations,
  • Assist with customer pre-approval for potential suppliers and materials
  • Provide direction and support to findings and corrective actions from customer or 3rd-party audits.
  • Provide guidance regarding customer and regulatory agency requirements (FSMA Compliance)
  • Provide assistance with ingredient specification reviews, approvals, and recordkeeping
  • Assist with non-conforming material coordination and troubleshooting  (root cause analysis, corrective and preventative actions, reporting)
  • Coordinate analytical testing activities and reporting
  • Support material traceability programs and activities
  • Support operator and staff members Quality and Food Safety training