Perishable Products

The term perishable products include fresh fruit, vegetables, flowers, meat, diary products, eggs and processed products. COC are pleased to offer specialised services in the perishable products industry, while still maintaining the best turnaround time and work standards that COC are know for.

Perishable Products need to be shipped and transported under closely monitored and controlled temperatures and storage conditions. The logistics of transporting perishable products is a specialised industry and every hour in transit involves a loss of shelf life and a potential loss of income for farmers, wholesalers and retailers.

Our services focus on standard operating procedures for the movement of perishable products measured against relevant industry, local and international standards. As perishable products make their way through the supply chain for import, export or local consumption, COC can offer a complete range of services that help manage risk, ensure quality and protect your valued product from the farm to the factory or the shelf.

Whatever the product,COC has experienced trained and dedicated staff to ensure that each and every unique client requirement is met, all in accordance with the relevant international industry standards and procedures.

COC Perishable Product services include:

  • Container inspections
  • Pack house services
    Handling procedure verification, Labelling verification, Quantity inspection, Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) monitoring
  • Orchard Services
  • Global GAP/BRC/ISO consultancy services
  • Port Services
  • Inspections (Quality & quantity verification)
  • Cold Storage Services
  • Port Services (Quality & quantity verification)
  • Quality Management System (QMS) and SOP consultancy services