We, HBH Foods, serve Dry Garlic Clove, White Onion Minced, Red Onion Powder, etc., of the best quality from Mahuva, Gujarat, India.
Quality and safety holds great importance for us. Backward integration approach is followed by our business entity to deliver highly safe products. This makes us capable to well keep complete transparency and also hold control on the entire process from sourcing raw materials to final packaging of quality based products. Our company excellently meets HACCP, ISO and Bureau Veritas certifications. Our business entity keeps up excellently with evolving nature of food safety standards related to Kosher Check, APEDA, FSSAI, etc. The well developed quality control method enables us to serve superior quality products.
Technical Data Sheets
All products at HBH Foods are made to be issued with data sheets depicting:
- Allergen information
- Compliance notes
- Microbiological specifications
- Nutritional values
- Origins and sources
- Physical and chemical characteristics
- Processing information
- Shelf life
- Storage requirements
Upon request, the results of particular product batches can be offered by means of CoA, Certificate of Analysis, within a service level agreement.
HBH Foods ensures of having some strict procedures to prevent any type of cross-contamination with allergens. A general company policy related to how to well handle allergen-free products is carefully enforced. Major attention is provided to:
- Additional customer requirements
- Allergen monitoring (cross contamination validation)
- Clear responsibilities for rework
- Control measures in production
- Employees allergen awareness
- Legal requirements
- Planning and cleaning sequences
- Risk assessments
- Specific closed recipients & dedicated utensils
The manufacturing plant at Wapenveld ensures carefully following a nut-free and sesame-free policy. The production unit excellently enforces special handling and cleaning based instruction to prevent any form of cross-contamination with nut-products. With concern to other allergens like milk, wheat and soy, the huge risk of contamination is decreased through planning-sequence, strict cleaning based procedures and various other appropriate measures. Our product development department has complete understanding, which is required for development of allergen-free products in accordance with customers specifications.
As a part of the quality policy of company, all processes have been excellently reviewed and critical control points are carefully determined. Based on CCPs, product safety based procedures along with control measures have been excellently formed, e.g. on pathogens, contaminants and foreign bodies, such as, insects, metal, stones, wires, ropes, glass, ropes, hair, paper, thread and plastic. All of these impurities are controlled with support of our Quality Control Team. We select right raw materials and avoid all types contamination.
We carefully check and also validate processes on a continuous basis, in excellent co-operation with Bureau Veritas Certification & FSSAI.
Raw Materials And Contaminants
Raw materials, finished products along with packaging materials are made sure to be always sampled and tested upon arrival (Positive release) in Factory While Process. In case of rejections or deviations (Limited approval), suppliers are instantly informed and it is made sure that corrective actions are demanded or requested.
Our company boasts of having a highly extensive contaminants monitoring program for herbs, raw material spices and various other dehydrated ingredients, which are tested carefully by ISO 22000 accredited external lab parties. For the purpose of all in-house based critical parameters, our company business entity participates actively in all mandatory ring test.
The frequency of testing majorly depends upon market information, experience, origin, volume and type of raw material. Testing parameters comprises:
- Contaminants, such as, pesticide residues, illegal dyes, heavy metals
- Detecting irradiation treatment
- Fumigation residues
Genetic Modified Organisms (GMOs)
It is our policy to not purchase any type of raw material or finished food that may be processed from GMOs. In case of soya products, corn and derivates, suppliers needs to demonstrate that all these sources are completely non-GMO through well maintaining an IP (Identity Preserved) documented system.
Our aim is to guarantee the integrity of food chains and render high-quality and safe products.
Tracking & Tracing
Our company makes use of a completely automated system of tracking and tracing, which allows excellent identification of product lots and also their relation to the batches of raw materials, finished good along with packaging in supreme contact with its food items. The tracking and tracing system also excellently incorporates processing relevant receiving and distribution records. Every phase of process boasts of having its own positive QA release.
For guaranteeing quality, safety and also ethical standards, which are inherent to our products, the below cited procedures are kept in place:
- Suppliers are well chosen and excellently audited on food safety, ethics and quality.
- All products along with services rendered by supplier must excellently meet safety and quality standards needed by law and also by HBH Foods specifications. When carrying out business with or on behalf our company, suppliers must comply with general requirements of our company.
- Finished goods, raw materials and packaging materials are properly sampled and tested on arrival and solely utilized in production process after positive release. In deviation or rejection cases, the supplier will be timely informed and corrective actions are asked.
To carry out all business activities in complete compliance with applicable laws, our company needs such behavior from all business associates, especially suppliers. For this, a proper supplier ethics code is integrated into sustainability policy of our company.
Basic Information of HBH Foods:
Nature of Business
Exporter, Manufacturer, Supplier and Wholesaler
Mahuva, Gujarat, India
Year of Establishment
No. of Employees
No. of Production Units
Bank of Baroda
Rs. 8 Lakh