Las Brisas is proud to be known as a responsible grower and shipper of premium extra-sweet golden pineapples.
We work diligently to ensure we produce premium pineapples in a secure, environmentally conscious, and labor friendly manner. Accordingly, Las Brisas has been assessed by numerous organizations and is pleased that we have been found worthy of their confidence, including the following certifications and awards.
The Rainforest Alliance works to conserve biodiversity and improve livelihoods by promoting and evaluating the implementation of the most globally respected sustainability standards in our field. The Rainforest Alliance certification includes the following:
“The certification standards guide farmers toward sustainable farm management and give independent auditors a concrete measure by which to evaluate social and environmental improvements. Farms that meet the standards are awarded the Rainforest Alliance Certified seal of approval, a prestigious badge that can be used to market products.”
(Cámara Nacional de Productores y Exportadores de Piña)
We received the Gold Pineapple, the highest level award, which ensures our use of sustainable environmental, food safety, and occupational health practices at Las Brisas.
This standard ensures the implementation of sound practices for agricultural operations, health and safety of workers, environmental protection, and food safety.
Primus Labs – HACCP
(Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points)
Primus Labs is a standard that identifies, evaluates and controls hazards which are deemed significant for food safety. HACCP is a food safety program focused on the packing industry to prevent diseases that can be transmitted though food products.
Tesco Nurture Program
This program ensures the delivery of world class quality fruit for their customers. It is an exclusive, independently accredited quality standard that assures the consumer that fruit are grown in an environmental and responsible way. Las Brisas is independently audited and monitored regularly to ensure they continue to meet the exacting standards.
Wal-Mart audits verify that the Las Brisas facility maintains appropriate and adequate procedures to protect against product and shipment tampering. We are assessed as a Low Risk Supplier, Wal-Mart’s highest rating.