Nov 30, 2019: Bureau Veritas has conferred the ISO22000:2018 certification with UKAS accreditation on Qatar Aircraft Catering Company (QACC). QACC has become the first organisation in the world to achieve the feat, which confirms its Food Safety Management System meets the highest standards.
QACC was conforming to the previous version of the standard ISO 22000:2005. The new certification follows 11 months of compliance work with Bureau Veritas.
Michael Winner, senior vice president, QACC said, "At QACC we have an unrelenting commitment to excellence in everything we do, ensuring the customers we supply receive the freshest, highest quality meals. We prepare every meal as if we were preparing it for a member of our family. As a part of the Qatar Airways Group we are used to setting the standard for the industry. This includes establishing benchmarks for the highest standards in food safety.”
Launched in August 2002, QACC is the sole company exclusively providing catering for Qatar Airways, international airlines, Hamad International Airport (HIA) premium lounges, Amiri and VIP flights of HIA.