Boughey Distribution is a member of various important industry bodies and associations, which are an integral part of our business. Accreditations prove our integrity and ability to adhere to the highest standards. As well as looking for innovative ways to grow our business, we are always striving to improve the industry as a whole. Being part of this process is a two-way street, as our experience can be useful in bringing forward change and driving innovation. That\'s why we play an active part in a number of trade bodies and ensure we have all the accreditations needed to reflect our commitment to raising standards in everything we do.
Boughey has BRC certification from the BRC Global Standard for Storage & Distribution, regarding the categories 02 (Ambient Food) and 03 (Consumer Products and Packaging Materials). This certification covers the storage and distribution by road of packaged ambient stable food, consumer products and packaging from warehouse to retailers, and also contract re-packing of packaged ambient stable food. Boughey is a member British Contract Manufacturers and Packers Association. The BCMPA is a well-established trade association, which is highly respected throughout the UK and European packaging industry. The BCMPA has over 140 accredited members, which provide an extensive range of services including Contract Packing, Contract Manufacturing, Filling, Fulfilment, Logistics or Supply Chain Management across many industry sectors.
Boughey Distribution also has an accreditation from the Organic Food Federation (OFF). The federation is at the forefront of promoting organic methods and in maintaining high standards and best practice within the sector. The rise in popularity of organic methods and components has brought about many exciting opportunities for businesses in the organic product sector. Boughey is involved in the warehousing, storage and distribution of organic produce and having official organic certification status demonstrates our competence when handling such products. As a haulier, we also have Road Haulage Association accreditation, and trade under the Terms and Conditions of the Road Haulage Association. The RHA is the only UK trade association dedicated to companies which move freight by road.
Boughey is a key member of the United Kingdom Warehousing Association. UKWA is the UK’s leading trade organisation for the logistics sector, with over 700 members throughout the country. It is the recognised voice of the industry and helps its members operate safely, ethically and profitably, whilst safeguarding industry standards through legislation. It also ensures the sector’s views are represented effectively to government, when policies relating to the industry are discussed. Boughey is very proud to have won various accolades at the association’s annual ceremony, that recognises innovation, achievement and excellence in our industry. Our accreditations reflect the different facets of our business and allows us to deliver 100% effort and efficiency to our customers.