Our Certifications and Awards
Medjool Star: Certified Quality
As the leading integrated player in the Moroccan Mejhoul date industry, we take great pride in our mastery of the entire value chain. Our stringent quality assurance system—recognized as one of the most rigorous in the world—covers every step of the process, from planting and harvesting to sorting, packaging, and shipping. At Medjool Star, we are committed to upholding the highest international standards for food safety, security, quality, and environmental sustainability, ensuring that our valued customers receive only the very best Mejhoul dates.
The Medjool Star Farm has earned the prestigious Global G.A.P. International Certification, which recognizes that we meet the highest European standards for good agricultural practices. This includes our commitment to food safety, sustainable production methods, employee well-being, and environmental impact. By adhering to these stringent criteria, we are able to provide our customers with Mejhoul dates that are not only of the highest quality, but also produced in an ethical and sustainable manner.download certificate
Global G.A.P. - GRASP
At Medjool Star, we take pride in our commitment to ethical and sustainable practices and are pleased to announce that we have added the GRASP Certification to our existing Global G.A.P. Certification. This prestigious certification attests that we meet the highest international standards for labor and human rights, as established by the Integrated Farm Assurance (IFA) standard and other reference systems. By pursuing and achieving these certifications, we demonstrate our unwavering dedication to upholding the rights and well-being of our valued employees.download certificate
At Medjool Star, we are proud to hold both the BRC Food Certification and the Zero Residue Certification.download certificate
The BRC Food Certification recognizes our commitment to meeting the highest international standards for food safety and quality in our packaging unit, as well as complying with European and British legislative requirements.
Meanwhile, the Zero Residue Certification attests to our unwavering resolve to produce the freshest and healthiest Mejhoul dates possible, with a 100% reduction in maximum pesticide residue limits.
2019 Khalifa Award
Committed to continuous improvement, Medjool Star is proud to have won the 2019 Khalifa International Award for Date Palm and Agricultural Innovation. This prestigious award recognizes our exemplary facilities and pioneering projects dedicated to the cultivation of Mejhoul dates. We remain committed to upholding the highest standards of innovation and excellence.download certificate
At Medjool Star, we are committed to upholding the highest standards of quality, safety, and ethical integrity.
We are thus pursuing the prestigious IFS Certification for process and food quality, and we are working toward SMETA Certification for ethical practices throughout our supply chain. We are excited to share our progress with you as we continue to exceed industry standards.
Scheduled for 2023