Visit of Delegation from MOFCOM at SPAR Laiwu No.1 Store
SPAR Shandong was pleased to welcome a delegation from China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) to SPAR Laiwu No.1 Store on September 13, 2018. The group, were keen to understand the development of Fresh Produce Traceability System, were received by Mr. Ding Mingbo, the Deputy GM of SPAR Shandong Group.
The SPAR Laiwu Supermarket Tractability System is jointly developed by SPAR Shandong Group and Laiwu Local Department of Commerce, with the purpose to provide local residents with good-quality food and enhance quality of life. In the city, SPAR Shandong is the first grocery retailer who implemented Fresh Produce Traceability program successfully. The System not only enables consumers to identify the source of products, but also to follow the products as they move from field through to retail stores. It serves as a best practice to ensure the products sold at stores are safe for our shoppers.
A Delegation of Senior Leaders from MOFCOM Visited SPAR Laiwu No.1 Store
SPAR Shandong partners with over 200 cooperatives and producers to support sustainable local sourcing for their products.
SPAR Shandong has strong transportation and real-time quality inspection system to ensure the products available at stores are safe and fresh.
At store level, SPAR Shandong makes use of digital strategy to make it safe, reliable, quicker and easier to trace products, especially in the case of food safety check. Shoppers can track products information by using smartphones for barcode scanning or the Fresh Produce Information Traceability System.