Intertek Opens New Food Testing and Analysis Laboratory in the UK

  Intertek Opens New Food Testing and Analysis Laboratory in the UK

Business Wire

LONDON -- March 12, 2014

Intertek, the leading quality solutions provider to industries worldwide, has
opened a new UKAS accredited food laboratory in Derby, Derbyshire. The new
laboratory will offer 24/7 testing and analysis services, expertise, and
support to local, regional and global clients. Strengthening the existing
operations in the UK, the state-of-the-art laboratory will focus on providing
high quality results and quick turnaround times for all microbiological
testing requirements.

Chetan Parmar, Senior Vice President for Food Services and the Managing
Director for UK and Ireland at Intertek, states: “We are delighted to be
increasing our operations here in the UK where we can provide additional
support to our clients within the food industry. Our experts have a wealth of
knowledge and experience and can offer practical solutions to customers around
the world.”

The Derby facility is part of a global network of laboratories and will work
with other Intertek laboratories in the UK and around the globe to provide
clients with extended expertise, services, and quality results. In-house
expertise and analytical resources provide clients with the testing, auditing,
certification, advisory and training services that they need.

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About Intertek

Intertek is the leading quality solutions provider to industries worldwide.
From auditing and inspection, to testing, training, advisory, quality
assurance and certification, Intertek adds value to customers’ products,
processes and assets. With a network of more than 1,000 laboratories and
offices and over 36,000 people in more than 100 countries, Intertek supports
companies’ success in a global marketplace. Intertek helps its customers to
meet end users’ expectations for safety, sustainability, performance,
integrity and desirability in virtually any market worldwide. For more
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