AIB International to Implement MetricStream for Compliance and Safety
MetricStream solution to improve efficiencies of conducting rigorous independent inspections
and audits that enable AIB’s worldwide foodservice clients to lower business risk and strengthen
(PRWEB) March 30, 2010 -- AIB International, one of North America's largest providers of third-party food
safety audits, recently selected MetricStream, the market leader in enterprise-wide Governance, Risk and
Compliance (GRC) solutions, for implementing an Audit Management system to automate and streamline its food
safety audits and inspections services.
AIB’s services are used by many of the world’s largest food manufacturers, distributors and food service
operators, including 83 of the top 100 North American food processors. Their primary objective is reducing risk
and ensuring compliance with food safety and quality regulations and standards including FDA GMPs, HACCP,
ISO 22000, OSHA, BRC and SQF. AIB’s Gold Standard Certification Program is widely recognized as an
industry benchmark for food quality and safety.
In a comprehensive evaluation, AIB reviewed several audit management products in the market on a variety of
functional and technical criteria as well as the vendors understanding of risk and compliance issues related to food
safety and health. MetricStream, an industry-leader in GRC Platform technology known for its superior audit
management solution, emerged as the preferred choice based on its domain expertise and the strength of its
technology and solution.
According to Maureen Olewnik, Vice President of the Audit and Technical Services at AIB, “We chose
MetricStream because their solutions are designed for a truly integrated approach for managing audits, risks,
compliance and safety programs across our organization’s operation. MetricStream provides a holistic view for
critical decision making – and we believe the solution will greatly strengthen our food safety initiatives while
improving our overall goal