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Certifications & Memberships


Certifications & Memberships

Below are some of the proud achievements, accolades and memberships we are honoured to be associated with. Responsibility, food safety and quality is something we take extremely seriously here at KK. Therefore, we have rigorous internal and external procedures and audits that ensure our site operates to the highest industry standards. Our technical team works closely with our procurement team to ensure the integrity of our suppliers and partners. We are committed to improving our impact on the environment with a focus on waste, water, energy and packaging. Our awards are testament to the hard work our people display every day.



BRC Global Food Safety Standard v7 –Grade  AA*

The BRC Global Standard for Food Safety is developed by food industry experts from retailers, manufacturers and food service organisations to ensure it is rigorous and detailed, yet easy to understand. KK has achieved the highest grade possible to the standard, opting for the unannounced audit.


BRC Additional Voluntary Module 11 – Meat Supply chain

We understand the need for transparency and confidence in where your meals come from and the ingredients we use. KK are certified to the AVM 11 which requires an in-depth verification of traceability of the meat supply chain and processes to prevent contamination between meat species. This additional module was developed with UK industry, retailer and food service companies to provide whole supply chain assurance.


Green Dragon

Green Dragon is an environmental standard that is awarded to organisations that are taking action to understand, monitor and control their impacts on the environment. KK is proud to have achieved Level 3 and have a clear pathway to Level 4 and 5.


RSPO sustainable palm oil

KK are committed to using only sustainably sourced palm oil and we are working towards the removal of Palm oil from the business where possible. We are certified to the RSPO standard and are committed to work with the RSPO and their plan to transform markets to make sustainable palm oil the norm.


Red Tractor – Animal Welfare

Red Tractor is a single scheme accepted by all major buyers and well recognised within the Food Industry and leader in Animal Welfare.


Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) – Fish

The Marine Stewardship Council is an international non-profit organisation who recognise and reward efforts to protect oceans and safeguard seafood supplies for the future. KK is certified and has the procedures in place to maintain the Chain of Custody as required.



Campden BRI

Campden BRI is our go-to for independent, expert advice and analytical l testing. Meetings, seminars and training provided help keep us up to date with developments within the food industry.


Anaphylaxis Campaign

Is the only UK wide charity operating solely for the growing numbers of people at risk from severe allergic reactions and anaphylaxis.


British Frozen Food Federation

The BFFF has a unique and substantial membership covering the entire cold chain from large companies to SMEs, which increases its influence with Government and outside agencies. Membership services are offered impartially to each individual member company.



KK are registered with SEDEX who provide a collaborative online platform that enables us to collect and share information and map risk in their supply chain.