ANSI--------------------------------------------American National Standards Institute
BRC -------------------------------------------British Retail Consortium
FDA --------------------------------------------Food and Drug Administration
FSMA-------------------------------------------Food Safety Modernization Act
FSIS--------------------------------------------USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service
FSSC 22000----------------------------------Food Safety System Certification
FSSP -------------------------------------------Food Safety Service Providers
GAP----------------------------------------------Good  Agricultural  Practices
Gap Analysis Consulting------------------To prepare for an audit
GAP Shed/ Audit------------------------------Good Agricultural Practices audit
GFSI-------------------------------------------- Global Food Safety Initiative
GMP-------------------------------------------- Good Manufacturing Practices
HACCP----------------------------------------- Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point
IAFP-----------------------------------------------International Association for Food Protection
IFS-----------------------------------------------International Food  Standard
IFT-----------------------------------------------International Food Technologists
ISO----------------------------------------------International Organization for Standardization
SQF---------------------------------------------Safe Quality Food
SQFI--------------------------------------------Safe Quality Food Institute
USDA-------------------------------------------United States Department of Agriculture


ASI Food Safety prides itself with more than just auditing for our companies.  We work hard to make sure that our clients are well informed every step of the way during the certification process.  We understand that to become an excellent company it takes an abundance of hard work, dedication, and manpower working in the same direction.  Our job is to get you to your goals and educate you throughout the entire process. 

Food Safety Industry Acronyms