Food producers, processors, packaging manufacturers, and storage and distribution partners to Yum! Brands certified to a GFSI benchmarked standard, such as the SQF Food Safety Code, will not be required to have the additional Yum! food safety audit. Suppliers must achieve certification by December 31, 2024. Yum's commitment to GFSI supports suppliers by reducing the number of external audits required and demonstrates the trust Yum! has in the SQF Food Safety Codes and licensed certification bodies.
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Here are some excellent resources to get you started with SQF.
SQF Regional Contacts
Carey Allen - email@example.com Global Business Development
Jonathan Lackie – firstname.lastname@example.org - North America
Palova Marques – email@example.com - Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay, Argentina, Chile
Julien Poveda – firstname.lastname@example.org – Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Peru, Ecuador
Luis Cruz – email@example.com – Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, El Salvador
Stefanie Sonneveld – firstname.lastname@example.org - Canada
Sarah Wu - email@example.com – China, Korea, Taiwan
Noriko Nakama - firstname.lastname@example.org – Japan
Umme Arsiwala – email@example.com - Oceania, Southeast Asia
SQF Regional Homepages
SQF Training Center scheduled courses – Virtual and in-person formats, SQF approved instructors engage learners.
On-demand low-cost training modules to support your team:
SQF Youtube channel - Click here for the SQF Youtube Channel to subscribe to our instructional library!
Spanish language Youtube Channel - SQF YouTube en Española
Japanese language Youtube playlist- 日本版SQF Youtubeプレイリスト