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MAY 2017 EDITION


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Globus in Germany now with GGN-labeled Fish in the Fish Counter
GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture News

Globus is a new partner for the consumer label and online portal GGN.ORG.

As of April, Globus customers in Germany can recognize salmon from GLOBALG.A.P. certified aquaculture through the new GGN label. Globus now provides Scottish Salmon with the GGN label in its fish counters in selected regions.

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Musgrave Ireland Sourcing from GLOBALG.A.P. Certified Producers
GLOBALG.A.P. Retail News

Headquartered in Cork, Musgrave, Retail Partners Ireland is the largest division of the multi-billion euro Musgrave Group, which delivers sourcing, sales, marketing, and supply chain expertise so local entrepreneurs can compete head-to-head with international supermarket chains.

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HDG B.V. now an Approved Member of GLOBALG.A.P.
GLOBALG.A.P. Member News

HDG, the fruit consultants, is the world's largest survey and inspection company specialized in fruit and vegetables with offices in the Netherlands, Germany, Spain and China. The main fields of performance are quality inspections, surveys in case of claims and international claim handling.

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GLOBALG.A.P. Celebrates the 500th Chain of Custody Certified Company
GLOBALG.A.P. Technical News

In March 2017, the 500th company received GLOBALG.A.P. Chain of Custody Certification.

The Version 5 GLOBALG.A.P. Chain of Custody Standard was launched in December 2014. In the last two years, the standard has gained significant interest in the fruit and vegetables as well as in the aquaculture sector.

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UNEG.A.P. Successfully Re-Benchmarked
GLOBALG.A.P. Benchmarking News

Scheme UNEG.A.P., owned by Agrocolor, S.L., has successfully finalized re-benchmarking. It is a fruit and vegetables scheme which is based on the requirements of UNE 155000 series for a range of fruit and vegetables. The scheme operates in Spain and has been operational since 2014, first as a checklist and since 2016 as a scheme.

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GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture at Seafood Expo Global 2017
GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture News

One year after introducing the GLOBALG.A.P. consumer label for fish and seafood from certified aquaculture, 31 farm profiles are now online on www.ggn.org. The GGN.ORG consumer label is based on the current GLOBALG.A.P. Standard Version 5, which includes a much wider range of species than most comparable standards.

Please find our press release here.
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TOUR 2017

Join us at one of our TOUR 2017 Stops!

Uzbekistan 13 July - organized by Uzagroexport

Nigeria 25/26 July - organized by Best Produce International UK Ltd

Uruguay 3 August - organized by trazur

Australia 8 August - supported by Freshcare

Egypt 4/5 December - organized by Blue Moon LLC



GLOBALG.A.P. Workshops Aim to Promote New Public-Private Partnerships
GLOBALG.A.P. Tour News

The Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Hydraulics of the Republic of Togo, the Secretary General of the African, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States (ACP), and the Europe-Africa-Caribbean-Pacific Liaison Committee (COLEACP) jointly organized national and regional information and exchange workshops in Lomé, Togo from 4-6 April.

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Meet the New Team at GLOBALG.A.P. North America!
GLOBALG.A.P. Team News

GLOBALG.A.P. North America Inc.(GGNA) was established in 2010 to serve North American stakeholders, focusing on unique needs of this market.  GGNA recently welcomed some talented new staff and celebrated the move of its office to the beautiful city of Portland, Oregon, USA.  We'd like to take this opportunity to reintroduce ourselves to the GLOBALG.A.P. community.

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GLOBALG.A.P. Monthly Membership Highlights

GLOBALG.A.P. Membership News

Every month we would like to show our appreciation for the support and contributions of our many GLOBALG.A.P. members by presenting a rotating display of their logos.

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Retail Members

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