Sustainability within AMP Meats
AMP Meats is a holding company, which focuses on the retail and wholesale of meat products, through retail outlets branded Texas Meats, Texas Meat Market, Texas Chicken, Texas Dairy, plus an online presence as Butcher Box. Through Butcher Box, the Company also sells fish and seafood, using various local suppliers. All products are packaged at AMP Meats at its Workington factory from where they are dispatched.
Key sustainability highlights
- Solar trials for supplementary energy added to their refrigeration are currently underway.
- The business has a good working system for buying cattle from rural communities and are able to work with local farmers to improve the quality of meat through education and training.
- AMP Meats is working on using compostable packaging for its orders through the Butcher Box online retail outlet.
- The AMP Meats’ factory obtained the FSSC 22000 Food Safety Management Certification, cementing AMP’s commitment to providing customers and consumers with quality meat that is processed from a factory that meets global safety, hygiene and quality requirements.