LGS Specialty Sales logo ( Courtesy LGS )

LGS Specialty Sales Ltd., New Rochelle, N.Y., which markets Darling brand clementines and other citrus and fruit items, now is BRC (British Retail Consortium) certified, according to a news release.

“BRC certification is a more rigorous standard within the Global Food Safety Initiative and is a great fit for LGS’ business model as an importer,” the release said.

BRC monitors LGS for compliance and also verifies its suppliers for implementation of food safety and quality protocol, according to the release.