Champion Breweries Plc was yesterday honored with the mandatory conformity Assessment programme certificate (MANCAP) by standard organization of Nigeria (SON) for high quality products and operating at best International practices in its activities.
The MANCAP certificate which lasts till 2020 when the company will be due for revalidation was handed over to the Managing Director, Champion Breweries, Mr. Patrick Ejidoh in a brief ceremony in Uyo.
In his speech, the National Chairman of standard organization of Nigeria represented by Akwa Ibom State coordinator Mr. Dauda Iliya Mshelia noted that the Brewery have kept to high standard in his Brewing activities stressing that the product is one of the best in the market quality wise.
“We are impressed by the activities and performance of the Champion Breweries.
We have been coming to this place to check if you people have been performing according to the best practices and standard and you people never failed. This is not the first time you are being honoured or your certificate revalidated.
With this you can display the MANCAP logo on your products”.
Speaking at the Event, the Managing Director Champion Breweries Mr Patrick Ejidoh said safety of lives remains their priority in all their activities.
“We have been rewarded by the NIS for our seriousness on safety matters.
Champion Breweries is largely owned by Heineken with sixty percent shares and the high standard we have at Heineken have been brought here.
We are using cutting edge technology to enhance what we are doing here.
We have passion for quality and high standards environmental policy because what we produce here is meant to be consumed globally.
We want to grow to our market and cannot succeed without sustaining high quality drink.
We are open to advice on how to improve on what we are doing”.
The managing Director said the company is cost conscious to maximize what they have with the little resources at their disposal.
“In a nutshell we remain committed to healthy operation because what we do here is equally food, we have high regards for the health our consumers and equally for the environment we operate on.
In the Champion Breweries, Quality is our watch word and we promise you that we shall not relent in our strive to continuously produce high quality products to meet our consumer’s expectation, but also meet the Standards set by all regulatory bodies in Nigeria and Internationally”.
Tony Chidi Anichebe Uyo, Akwa Ibom State firstname.lastname@example.org