Our Services + Experience = Your Success
Knowing the best and most expedient way to become certified only comes from experience. Organic Concepts is a dynamic team of highly specialized organic consultants with professional education, hands-on training, and a combined 70+ years of experience in the organic industry.
Our team has built key relationships with some of the leading organic certifiers, and through experience, we understand the fine details of the organic certification process. At each step - from application to inspection and final review - we help you prevent or identify potential risks to your certification; saving you time and money.
We’ve worked with the leading growers and ranchers, retailers and processors. We’ve covered all points along the organic supply chain. Take a look at our specialized services for Farmers & Growers, Processors, and Retailers. If your business is in a different category, we can still assist you, so please contact us to discuss your specific needs.
Total Program Support
We’ve helped our clients map out their plans and develop comprehensive programs based on sound quality management principles, seamlessly integrated policies and procedures that meet all of the regulatory requirements for GMPs, food safety, allergen control, HACCP and ISO. If you have a serious crisis or simply need some guidance, we have a deep network of experienced quality management, food safety and HACCP experts who can assist you.
Speaking Your Language
Because the food industry attracts a diverse workforce, you may need documents in multiple languages. OC can provide the support you need. We’re not only fluent in NOP -- we can develop materials and conduct programs in Spanish and French. We can also coordinate translation of your key documents into other languages.
Whatever your organic program needs, our team of experts can help you succeed. Look over our list of services below and contact us to discuss your specific business situation.
Need training support for your employees or suppliers, please call us to learn about our extensive onsite, customized training services.
List of Services
Organic System Plan Development
Organic System Plan Updates -- Adding acreage or products
Agricultural Input Evaluation
Annual Update Support
Ingredient Reviews & Product Sourcing
Internal Audit Program Development
Notice of Non-Compliance Responses
Label Compliance Assessment
Operating Manual Development
Multi-Site (Group) Management Systems
Retail Compliance Development Services
SOP Development or Updates
Supply Chain Assessments
Warehouse/Distribution Center Assessments
Allergen Control Program Development
Food Safety Program Development
HACCP Program Development
Internal Audits (ISO)
Sustainable Forestry Practices
VP Technical Services,
FONA International, Inc.
"Dear Organic Concepts,
We were so pleased with your consulting work with our team at FONA International, Geneva, Illinois.
were completely impressed with your vast knowledge and professional
approach, while “holding our hands” from beginning to end during the
uncharted territory of our production.
We appreciate the
comprehensive staff training and full spectrum support services. Thanks
again for making our project flow seamlessly."
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