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What Our Customers Are Saying About Birko’s Products and Services for Produce

Fruit and vegetable processors want to be sure they’re delivering delicious produce that is safe and pathogen free. That’s why they depend on Birko’s comprehensive chemistry and equipment solutions to create a shield of protection around both the product and the process. Birko’s expertise is a breakthrough in food protection, providing safer produce more efficiently and economically.

Garden Cut / Indianapolis Fruit Company

“At Garden Cut we take pride in our mission to ‘Produce a Fresh Experience Together.’ Partnering with Birko will allow us to better fulfill our mission and advance Garden Cut operations. We are focused on continual improvement, as well as exceeding all food safety recommendations and requirements. In addition to the highest quality chemistry, Birko’s professional services and expertise in food safety is the best in the industry.”

Rebecca Contreras, Production Manager
Garden Cut / Indianapolis Fruit Company, Indianapolis, Indiana

Dunbar Foods

“Birko provides us with the right food safety chemistry for our plant, especially in regards to strength and the ability to break down our starch residuals. The knowledge base of the Birko staff was very helpful in setting up our processes. They made multiple plant visits and audited our sanitation group to assure maximum food safety effectiveness.”

Kathryn Nixa, Manager of Quality Assurance
Dunbar Foods Corp., Dunn, North Carolina

Crunch Pak

“Crunch Pak partners with Birko to enhance our food safety practices with the right chemistry and applications. Birko’s EPA registered sanitizers, combined with their exemplary 24/7 technical support, provide Crunch Pak with an effective and cost-conscious cleaning program.”

Ozgur Koc, Director of Research and Food Safety/Quality Assurance
Crunch Pak, Cashmere, Washington

Country Fresh

“Birko understands the fundamentals needed for a produce plant’s food safety program, including HACCP compliance and third party audits. Their service and reliability is matched by technical expertise and trained personnel. Birko has the know-how to follow up and follow through on your processing and sanitation needs.”

Barbara A. Hulick, Former Director of Food Safety
Country Fresh LLC, Houston, Texas

Rasch Brothers Apple Storage

“What I really liked about Birko’s approach was that they were focused on helping us develop a sanitation program on the front end. Other companies that we looked at were more interested in selling chemicals, and only offered to help with our sanitation program as an afterthought.”

Andrew Duron, Food Safety Manager
Rasch Brothers Apple Storage, Grand Rapids, Michigan

Pacific Date Corporation

“Birko has boosted Pacific Date’s sanitation program not only with their excellent products, but also how to best use each one of them. We really appreciate the time that Birko’s technical rep spends interviewing our cleaning crew and giving them pointers. We think of Birko as an integral part of our packing operation.”

Stephen Denis, QA Manager
Pacific Date Corporation, Thermal, California

BSI Americas Food Verification Services

“Birko is not like any other ‘chemical company’—every one of my clients that has used Birko’s services is highly impressed. Before signing an agreement they analyze current processes, optimize chemical usage, and recommend the best program to minimize risks. My clients that use Birko do not leave. In my view, Birko provides the best service partnership in the food safety chemistry industry.”

Matt Regusci, Vice President of Sales and Business Development
BSI Americas Food Verification Services Inc., Arroyo Grande, California