Gallo is one of the only companies in the world that has its own
resources to screen for pesticides in its olive oils.
AND THE ENVIRONMENT
Satisfying the consumer through constantly improving the quality
of its products is the basis of the Company Policy.
In this sense, since 2002, the Victor Guedes
Factory is an ISO 9001 certified establishment.
This norm regulates the principles of a Quality Management System
with an intense focus on the client and guarantees the involvement
of everybody and motivated by Top Management.
This referential is applied transversally across the Company,
involving all employees and promoting with them continued
improvements, giving the consumer the assurance of quality products
Conscious of the impact on the environment of its activities, the
Company has committed itself to improve its activities in relation
to the environment.
The environmental responsibility and sustained development are
words often used in the workplace of the company that in
2002 passed, for the first time, an audit process that
resulted in the Certification reference NP EN ISO
The reference NP EN ISO 14001 is an international
norm for a standard of quality that guarantees that the company has
an Environmental Management System, demonstrating the
responsibility of the company in environmental matters, as well as
the existence of a culture and proactive methodology to improve
their environmental performance.
Laboratory Acreditation: In 2015 both physical-chemical and
sensory laboratories of Victor Guedes (Gallo Olive Oil's Factory)
received accreditation NP EN ISO / IEC 17025: 2005 by the
Portuguese Accreditation Institute (IPAC), an accreditation
supported by the European Co-operation for Accreditation (EA)
recognized by the International Olive Council (IOC). The
accreditation of laboratories of Victor Guedes come once again
validate and ensure the compliance with all quality standards,
excellence and exceptional flavors of Gallo brand.