Strengthening Organic Systems

Organic fraud prevention and supply chain integrity.

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Our Mission

To advise organic businesses in organic compliance to prevent organic fraud and ensure supply chain integrity. In response to the new Strengthening Organic Enforcement Rule, SOS is dedicated to services that will continue to assure authenticity of organic products, protect organic businesses from organic fraud, and maintain consumer confidence in the USDA organic seal.

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Who is SOS?

Kim Dietz & Gwendolyn Wyard (Founding Partners) are expert advisors and specialists in global organic fraud prevention and supply chain integrity. Together they have over 65 years of experience in organic policy, certification, and leadership. They are passionate about organic and the benefits it brings to the planet, people, and business.

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Here at SOS we provide services that range from…

  • Vulnerability assessments
  • Mitigation plans
  • Identification of high-risk ingredients
  • Monitoring and verification strategies
  • Brands and input manufacturers
  • Storage facilities and Distributors
  • Retail operations
  • Non-food sector (textiles, personal care, dietary supplements)

Support provided for exempt operations & voluntary certifications

  • Effective training tailored to each business type
  • Course curriculum
  • Webinars
  • Public Speaking
  • Supply chain mapping and research
  • Supplier approval background checks
  • Pre-inspection traceability audits
  • Assistance in reporting fraud

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Get organic fraud alerts and other critical organic tid bits and stay vigilant, watchful and prepared.

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