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Demetra operates in two modern production units located in the industrial area of Morbegno-Talamona in Sondrio, Italy.
The first unit covers a total area of over 10,000 m² and comprises the goods-in and raw material selection department, production, a cutting-edge laboratory for in-house quality control, administrative offices and the headquarters of the Demetra Food Academy, the Demetra school of excellence that integrates a team of specialists, promoter chefs and pizza technicians, to ensure constant support for the sales and marketing department.
The second production unit, covering an area of more than 20,000 m², houses the finished products labelling, packaging, storage and despatch divisions. With a capacity of almost 8000 pallets and thanks to efficient automated order preparation lines, this division is geared up to current sales and the future goals that our company expects to achieve.
QUALITY AND CERTIFICATIONS/DECLARATIONS
Despite being widely automated, production by Demetra includes important manual checking stages, for both the raw materials and the packaging lines. Carried out by qualified expert personnel, these operations enable traditional, skilful home cooking methods to be incorporated into our production process, resulting in products whose high quality makes them appreciated and suitable for use by the best chefs in international cuisine.
The factory goes by the identification number IT 1238 L CE and is authorised to process both plant- and animal-origin products.
Demetra is certified by DNV GL in compliance with:
ISO 9001:2015 (CERT-12463-2003-AQ-MIL-SINCERT)
ISO 22000:2005 (261120-2018-AFSMS-ITA-RvA)
FSSC 22000 V4.1-ISO TS 22002-1:2009 (261137-2018-AFSMS-ITA-RvA)
Our company is also approved by the Food and Drug Administration with FCE no. 12506 and B.T. Act Registration No. 16687880444.
Our company system entails complete traceability of all raw materials and finished products (Regulation EC 178/2002) and we comply with the allergen regulations (Regulation EC 2003/89).
From the point of view of environmental sustainability, the Demetra production unit has low pollutant emissions and our waste is separated for recycling.
Demetra has over 40 gluten-free declared products, approved by the AIC (the Italian Celiac Association) and listed in the association’s directory since the 2014 edition.