EASTERNPAK receives BRC/IoP certification and complies with international quality, safety and legal standards. EASTERNPAK, member of NAPCO Group, retains the BRC/IoP ‘Global Standard for Packaging and Packaging Materials’ certification audit with A Grade for the second consecutive year. The Certification Manager, Karl Hermann, representing TUV-Nord, a third-party German certification body, conducted the audit control on 22-23 June 2013 at the company premises. The corrugated packaging manufacturer met BRC/IoP most recognized standards for packaging with full commitment to continuously improve the quality and functionality of company packages and processes. Fouad Khalil, General Manager of EASTERNPAK, congratulates his team for preserving the highest BRC grade, stating, “For sure, this is entirely due to your efforts and commitment towards retaining our professionalism. As a member of EASTERNPAK family, I know how much time and energy this assignment has demanded, and I deeply appreciate all of your efforts to represent EASTERNPAK and achieve this great success.” ABOUT BRC/IOP The BRC/IoP standards, adopted by major players in the packaging industry, aim to control the hygiene of the factory and the quality of the packages. In its 4th version, the Global Standard for Packaging and Packaging Materials focuses on the manufacturing process, as well as functionality of the package to meet consumers’ required features and performance. ABOUT EASTERNPAK Founded in 1994, EASTERNPAK manufactures retail ready packaging, shelf ready packaging, point-of-purchase (POP) displays, promotional cartons, and corrugated boxes for the agricultural, beverage, catering, dairy, hygiene disposables, industrial, chemical, processed, pharmaceutical, soap and detergent industries. EASTERNPAK serves Saudi Arabia, the Gulf and the MENA region in addition to several European markets and is ISO-9001:2000, HACCP, GMP and BRC/IoP Global Standard certified. EASTERNPAK is a member of NAPCO group, a sister company of INDEVCO Group.