From its humble beginnings in 1988, Lynca Meats has grown to become one of the major contributors to the pork landscape in South Africa, processing over 360 000 pigs annually. As South African as you can hope for with processed meat products being 100% manufactured in SA, at the heart of Lynca Meats is a passion to inspire people from all walks of life with industry innovation and world-class meat products. To underpin this passion and purpose and to always ensure consistent quality for peace of mind, Lynca Meats applies and is accredited with the highest quality management system worldwide, FSSC22000.

Food safety is an increasingly complex undertaking and producing safe, high quality and nourishing food are fundamental to Lynca Meats’ very existence. All quality certifications, highlighting that Lynca Meats systems rate amongst the best in the world to ensure food safety and consistent quality, includes; Pork360 Abattoir Registration; SANS 10330: 2007 HACCP (SABS); PAS 220 (SABS); Woolworths Proof of Audits; Food Safety Assessment Audits and Export Status Certificate (ZA14).

Through its principle production facility, 20 minutes south of Johannesburg, situated outside Meyerton South Africa, Lynca Meats supplies frozen primal cuts to the food service, wholesale, butchery and retail industries and includes; Legs, Loins, Neck, Shoulder, Belly, Ribs and Trimmings. A dedicated department that focusses solely on short notice fit for purpose innovation, including primal cuts, ensures Lynca Meats consistently matches its customers’ and market needs.

An experienced management team with a proven track record has ensured that the complete service offering has continuously grown and evolved whilst always providing consistent quality and currently includes Carcasses, Primal Cuts, Offal, Contract Slaughter and Deboning Services and Processed Products (Bacon, hams, sausages, cooked marinated ribs, smoked products and many more). Lynca Meats has also recently commissioned a cold storage facility that provides it with the value-added service capability to offer multi-principle cold storage warehousing and logistical solutions to a range of clients.

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