Join us to discover our extensive range of services specific to the spice sector.


April 7, 2019


April 9, 2019


Fernandina Beach, United States

SGS will present its extensive range of services specific to the spice sector at the American Spice Trade Association Annual Meeting from April 7-9 at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort in Florida.

ASTA was founded in 1907 and represents the interests of approximately 175 members including companies that grow, dehydrate, and process spices. ASTA members manufacture and market the majority of spices sold in the U.S. for industrial, food service and consumer use.

This is the premier annual event for the association. ASTA attendees represent the entire spice industry, including brokers, distributors, growers, traders, importers, manufacturers, suppliers and users of spices in finished food products, and many more.

With unrivaled expertise in spice testing, inspection and certification and a global network of testing laboratories and inspection centers, SGS can help companies worldwide ensure that spice suppliers meet essential quality, safety and sustainability requirements.

Our Services:

  • Accredited GFSI Food Certification including BRC, IFS, FSSC 22000 and SQF
  • Customized food audit programs and food defense audits
  • FSMA: FSVP and VQIP certification, training, audit and technical services
  • Social, ethical and sustainability audits
  • Authenticity audits and testing: Gluten-free and Kosher certification
  • DNA-NGS testing for food fraud and key contaminants
  • Food authenticity - geographic origin and authenticity by isotopic fingerprinting
  • Transparency-One, supply chain transparency solution
  • Digicomply, regulatory intelligence network
  • Risk mitigation advisory services
  • Support and systems for regulatory compliance
  • Full range of physical, chemical and microbiological testing services
  • Inspections
  • Food label reviews
  • Wide range of food technical training courses and tailored programs

Talk to an SGS expert, visit us at booth #23.

For more information, contact:

Jennifer Buckley
Global Marketing Manager
t: +1 973 461 1498