Schutter Group acquired by Bureau Veritas

We are pleased to announce that the Schutter Group has been acquired by Bureau Veritas, global leaders in testing, inspection and certification services. Established in 1847, the Schutter Group has a long and proud history of 170 years supporting the Agri-commodities industry and our mission has always been to provide swift, accurate and reliable services in a flexible and responsive manner. Bureau Veritas shares our aims of providing outstanding service to customers and we look forward to maintain and exceed the high standards of service we have set as part of their global network.

Working together, Schutter Group and Bureau Veritas have reinforced our commitment to customers by enhancing our offering with a diverse and comprehensive portfolio of services. Furthermore, our expanded footprint of strategically located offices and laboratories strengthens our position as the global provider of choice for inspection and testing, logistics, supply chain auditing and certification services for food and agricultural products.

"The acquisition of Schutter is hugely positive for all our customers. Schutter's supply chain expertise and geographic coverage means that we are able to provide more comprehensive support for our customers to reduce their risk and improve performance," said Didier Michaud Daniel, Chief Executive Officer of Bureau Veritas.

"This is a great development for Schutter as our core values of quality, service excellence and technical expertise are shared by both companies," said Hans Zwijnenburg CEO of Schutter Groep B.V. "Our customers can look forward to continued expertise and excellent customer service, supported by a global company that is synonymous with high quality, professionalism and integrity."

Published: by Schutter Rotterdam B.V.