Global ID Group is a family of companies dedicated to the production of safe, ethical, and sustainable food. Global ID Group began in 1996 with the founding of Genetic ID, Inc., whose central mission was to provide the tools and knowledge needed to respond to consumer concerns, industry needs, and government regulations regarding genetically engineered foods. Genetic ID is a global leader in the analysis of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in food and agricultural products.
In recent years, Genetic ID has diversified its services to include third-party certification and consulting, and a range of advanced testing services, enabling Global ID to broaden its mission over a much wider portfolio of emerging food safety, quality, and authenticity issues. Today, Global ID serves more than 1,000 of the largest firms in the global food and agricultural industries, with offices in 4 countries and with 18 licensee laboratories in 14 countries.
The Global ID Group companies include Genetic ID (testing laboratories with offices and laboratories in the US, Germany) and CERT ID (certification companies with offices in the US, Brazil and the UK). In addition, the Company has two consulting subsidiaries including Food Chain Global Advisors in the U.S. and FoodChain Europe in the UK.