Food Safety and Traceability
Food Safety and Traceability is an essential focus for Flesk Meats & Food Service. Our processing and packing procedures are second to none.
Processed & stored to the highest E.U. hygiene standards, all products can be customised to meet unique customer requirements.
Our Labelling system incorporates all production, batch, best before and plant of origin information.
All products are packaged using a cryovac system to ensure optimum shelf life on all products.
Food Refrigeration and Transport
Our refrigerated and temperature controlled fleet ensures freshness and quality.
Each vechicle is individually monitored by a seperate temperature probe which is downloaded daily. We can therefore provide temperature records for the individual vechicle which delivers your products.
Since 1998 it has been a legal requirement for all meat suppliers to have a food safety management system based on the principles of HACCP (European Communities Hygiene of Foodstuffs Regulations, 2000 (S.I. No. 165 of 2000)) Every proprietor has a legal obligation to understand what the Hygiene of Foodstuffs. Regulations demand and be able to explain how it has been applied in the business.
Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) is a systematic approach to identifying and controlling hazards (i.e. biological (e.g. Salmonella), chemical (e.g. detergent) or physical (e.g.metal) contamination that can occur in the preparation, storage and sale of food. Flesk Meats & Food Service is fully compliant with all HACCP guidelines.
Flesk Meats & Food Service sends weekly samples for microbiological testing for the following to ensure that the products you receive are free of:
- E. Coli
- Listeria Mono
Our water quality is ensured through regular testing to the very highest standards.