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Demarle, a high tech manufacturer
Demarle is an innovative company whose priority is to ensure its quality. Demarle has obtained many labels ensuring the conformity with the Quality Control System.

Research and development : Its R&D department contributing to the constant improvement of existing process and products and working on new innovating concepts.

Food safety: Two families of Demarle products have obtained the NSF(1) certification in February 1997. NSF (National Sanitation Foundation) is a recognized Certification Laboratory. The NSF Certification ensures our customers that our products are totally safe in terms of hygiene and non toxicity.
Moreover, Demarle can be proud of its accreditation by FDA. All the products have been approved by the LNE - Laboratoire National d'Essais.
Demarle is also certified by NF Hygienène Alimentaire(2) norm.
All Demarle products are conform to French, European and American legislations on materials destined to food contact.


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Demarle has a certified ISO 9001 quality management system since October 2004.

Innovation: Flexipan® is a patented product which obtained various prizes: the Apria Prize of the Best Innovation obtained in February 1990 is one of them.
Demarle has just developed a brand new product: Flexipat® which is a flat Flexipan® mat with edges. This product was also awarded the Apria Prize of the Best Innovation in September 2003 at Equip'Hotel Exhibition.

Demarle, a competitive company
A jury made of members of the Ernst & Young agency, of heads of companies and of reporters of Magazine " Entreprise" have awarded Demarle with the special prize "Le Grand Prix de l'Entrepreneur" in September 2002.
This prize was created eleven years ago by the magazine "L'Entreprise" and Ernst & Young agency.
Everybody is free to participate but needs to meet the following criterion: the first of them is to be among the Top 100 of the most competitive companies in France. Three years in Business, a turnover over 5 millions euros, with a minimum of 25% growth over 4 years, a profitability over 5%  in the last financial year are some of the other criterion.

Demarle a worldwide presence
80% of our turnover is generated by exporting through a network of distributors established in more than 100 countries. Demarle owns as well one subsidiary in USA.

Demarle, partner of the Chefs
Demarle works closely with a team of Chefs who are contributing in the development of our products, sharing their technical advice and skills while giving demonstrations around the world.
(1) Label NSF® since February 1997
Certifying body : NSF International (National Safety Foundation, a woldwide acknowledged American organization) - 148 Avenue Grandchamp 1150 BRUXELLES (Belgium)
Reference standard : NSF/ANSI Standard 2
Certified aspect : NSF/ANSI Standard 2 establishes minimum food protection and sanitation requirements for the materials, design, fabrication, construction and performance of food handling and processing equipment.

(2) The NF Food Hygiene Mark
Certifying body : AFAQ AFNOR Certification, 11 rue Francis de Pressensé, 93571 LA PLAINE SAINT DENIS CEDEX, FRANCE
Certification rules : NF 031 (
Certified characteristics : ability to cleaning.These products are consistent with the European Parliament regulation No 1935/2004 and with the Council of 27 October 2004 on materials and articles intended to come into contact with food.