For Buyers For Buyers

Here's How Buyers Can Benefit From GLOBALG.A.P. Certification:

  • Source certified products that meet the baseline requirements for food safety 
    and hygiene.
  • Cut your exposure to product safety risk.
  • Ensure your sourcing by developing a network of reliable producers.
  • Benefit from GLOBALG.A.P.’s traceability system. All GLOBALG.A.P. producers are identified in the GLOBALG.A.P. Database with a unique 13-digit GLOBALG.A.P. number (GGN), which allows you to monitor your producers and validate their certificates.
  • Access our GLOBALG.A.P. Database to review your producers’ certification audits.
  • Benefit from GLOBALG.A.P.’s unique world-class system including the Integrity Program, which assures certification reliability and high auditing performance.
  • Gain full access to our network of more than 140 GLOBALG.A.P. certification bodies.
  • Work with your growers on add-on improvement plans for food safety and sustainability to enhance the quality of your food supply.
  • Customize GLOBALG.A.P. to respond to new and changing market requirements and consumer demands.
  • Profit from GLOBALG.A.P. training for your quality management team.
  • You can help shape its continuing development.
  • It’s designed for you – both retailers and producers worked together to create it.

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Option 2 Group Certification
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