Montreal, Quebec, April 12, 2019 – Supremex Inc. (“Supremex” or the “Company”) (TSX: SXP), a leading North American manufacturer and marketer of envelopes and a growing provider of paper-based packaging solutions, today announced, that it received the industry leading BRC Certification after a rigorous audit, in recognition of the compliance of its folding carton packaging manufacturing facility in Laval, Quebec, accomplishing the highest AA grade status.
“Implemented around the world by major food retailers, manufacturers and packaging businesses, the prestigious certification is a symbol for best practices in the retail supply chain and demonstrates that Supremex Folding Carton is highly proficient in upholding product safety and reliability,” said Stewart Emerson, president and CEO of Supremex Inc. “Our dedication to maintaining the highest standards of quality and safety have been recognized by our long-time multinational customers in the cosmetic, pharmaceutical and beauty industries. This new certification should position us well in the premium segment of the food and beverage industry.”
The BRC Global Standard is part of an independently audited safety and quality certification program. Food industry experts from retailers, manufacturers, and service organizations developed this management system, and it is the first Packaging Standard in the world to be recognized by the GFSI committee. The AA status achieved by Supremex helps provide protection to the consumer, verifies technical performance, and demonstrates competence in maintaining product safety and integrity.
Supremex Inc. is a leading North American manufacturer and marketer of envelopes and a growing provider of paper-based packaging solutions. Supremex operates 12 facilities across seven provinces in Canada and three facilities in the United States employing approximately 810 people. Supremex’ growing footprint allows it to efficiently manufacture and distribute paper and packaging solutions designed to the specifications of major national and multinational corporations, resellers, government entities, SMEs and solutions providers. For more information, please visit www.supremex.com.