RhineLink and its associates across the globe are self-sufficient in handling every business activity. This includes their own in-house shipment handling systems, which include packaging, transportation, warehousing, documentation forwarding and shipping as well as a capable workforce. Various associate warehouses of the company are well regulated and provide separate provisions for the storage of different grades of fruits and vegetables. All endeavour to maximise on the freshness and quality of the products reaching the Netherlands. All efforts are made to check on the production, procurement, packing, cooling and logistic processes.
To ensure high quality control the produce carries the seals of the customer requirements coupled with the various Governmental Export Authorities and Plant Health Inspectorate Services. Our products adhere to the Minimum Residue Levels directives set by the European Union. All our and affiliated independent farms are GlobalGap accredited. This applies to produce of both conventional and organic origins.
Quality controls is vital during cultivation to harvest products of excellent freshness. A strict selection criteria is implemented on picking the fruits and vegetables. The texture, colour, appearance and size of each individual fruit and vegetable form the selection criteria as per customer’s specification.
Almost 90 % of all items of the Exotic Fruit & Veg (held in-stock) are GlobalGap certified. Not all the countries and their produce is GlobalGap certified. However the most popular items are. Both IFS and BRC accreditation and Organic certification is also place for the related products.
Ensuring a continuous cool-chain to be in place during the entire distribution process. The freight agents and associated logistical operators guarantee that the fruits and vegetables conserve their freshness, flavour, and high quality until they reach their final destinations and consumers.