Food Industry

Implementation and Development of your QM System

At TopQM-Systems we can account for numerous customer projects from the food industry in our more than 18 years of experience in the implementation, training and optimization of branch-specific QM systems.
We develop comprehensible, simple and meaningful QM systems according to the proven 5 TopQM-Systems project phases, starting from the early stages all the way to successful certification.
Minimal use of paper, meaningful management tools and a practicable QM-system tailored to suit the company are the benchmarks for your and our success.
We not only show up necessary improvement potential, but provide suggestions for realization, or solutions, respectively, too.


We offer support in the following standards:

  • ISO 9001 (quality management)
  • ISO 22000 (quality management specially for the food industry)
  • HACCP (risk evaluation specially for the food industry)
  • IFS international food standard
  • IFS logistics
  • Q+S + QS trade
  • GlobalGAP and EurepGAP
  • GMP / GHP / BRS
  • Codex Alimentarius
  • ISO 14001 (environmental management)
  • OHSAS 18001 (occupational health and safety)
  • IMS integrated management system (combination of process-oriented and branch-specific standards)

Independent TopQM Certification Service

Trust TopQM-Systems in the implementation and development of your desired QM system. Take care of your daily business while we take care of your desired QM system. A great advantage for our customers is that we at TopQM-Systems collaborate completely independently with recognized, accredited certification bodies according to which certification body is best suited to your company.
We take on the complete organization of your certification project at a guaranteed fixed price all the way to successful certification:

  • Project management and scheduling
  • Preparation of the complete QM documentation
  • Implementation of existing QM forms
  • Employee training
  • Internal auditor qualification
  • Enquiries, selection of the certification body and the respective auditors
  • Presentation of certificate

Competence + Experience = TopQM-Systems

TopQM-Systems can already refer to numerous, successfully completed projects in the food industry. Following are some project examples, which have invariably been realized optimally and verifiably to the utmost satisfaction of our customers:

  • Food producers (for retail)
  • Agricultural companies with agricultural products
  • Direct marketing of food products
  • Fruit and vegetable producers
  • Catering service
  • Canteen and restaurant kitchens
  • Meat and sausage processors
  • Food forwarding
  • Refrigerated transport and storage logistics


In-house Training and Workshops


At TopQM-Systems we offer, apart from project and certification support, company-specific in-house training.
The training content is always current and is based on experience, our know-how and our daily activities from customer projects. Thus we ensure interesting and current training content and a high level of learning success with your employees.

Training topics and project support:

  • Foundation and basic knowledge of ISO 9001, or ISO 22000, respectively
  • Foundation and basic knowledge of the IFS international food standard
  • Foundation and basic knowledge of Q+S, QS Trade, EurepGAP and GlobalGAP
  • Foundation and Structure of the HACCP concept and food safety
  • Hygiene training to DIN 10514 of the food hygiene law
  • Risk analysis to HACCP, determination of CCPs
  • Qualification as internal auditor
  • Determination of customer satisfaction
  • CIP (Continuous Improvement Process)
  • Defect management and complaints processing

More information on attractive compact seminars adapted to your needs are available upon request.