Deb LogoDeb Group, leaders in occupational skincare and hand hygiene, has joined The Society of Food Hygiene and Technology (SOFHT) as a Supporting Company Member.

Deb has been providing dedicated skin care solutions for over 80 years and now operates in 18 countries where its products are used more than 150 million times every day. Deb’s specialist skin care and hand hygiene programme for the food sector integrates 3-Elements: Essential Products, Vital Information and Highest Standards of Behaviour. It consists of innovative broad spectrum hand cleansers and sanitisers, pre-work and after-work creams, unique site surveys, staff skin condition evaluations plus ongoing training and educational tools.

Established by SOFHT in 2003, Supporting Company Membership was set up as part of a major drive to enlist the support of larger organisations within the food manufacturing, retailing and related industries.

The membership maximises the services provided to members, such as seminars and training events as well as helping to enhance SOFHT’s position as ‘the voice of food hygiene’. The role the Society does, and can play, in helping the development in food safety management across the industry has been acknowledged by these supporting companies.

Commenting on becoming a SOFHT Supporting Company Member, Tracey Black,Sales Director at Deb said:

“Deb has been supporting SOFHT as a corporate member for over 10 years. SOFHT has helped us keep abreast of developments and issues within the food sector, enabling Deb to ensure that its products and services specifically meet the sector’s hand hygiene and skin care needs. The Society is a vital forum for networking with industry experts too and it has proved valuable for Deb’s development in the food industry.

“Becoming a Supporting Company Member has been a long standing ambition for Deb. We are keen to work even closer with SOFHT and its members, to share expertise and best practice, to help improve skin care behaviour and hand hygiene compliance in the industry and ultimately promote food safety”.

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