Shanxi Shuita Vinegar Co., Ltd. is located at Qingxu county — the city of vinegar in China. As a leading enterprise engaging in the agriculture industry, which was granted by the eight ministries and committees of Chinese central government, Shuita is currently a large-scale old vinegar manufacturer in China.
Piloted by the scientific outlook on development, the company upholds the concept of "Quality is the key for reputation, reputation is the key for development" and "Scientific innovation, quality and good faith". It adheres to a novel mode of industrialization featured with independent innovation and joint research and has achieved rapid development.
To date, the company covers an area of 1 square kilometer and employs more than 2,000 people. There are 10 branches, one provincial enterprise technology center, one marketing company, one foreign trade company, one national AAAA-level tourism scenic spot, and one special sorghum base for vinegar brewing. Currently, an enterprise with comprehensive functions has been formed, which integrates raw material base, scientific research and development, yeast-making and brewing, packaging and transport, marketing planning and tourism culture.
Main products of the company cover the old mature vinegar, mature vinegar and flavor vinegar, making it one of the star companies owning the most product varieties in domestic table vinegar industry. Products of the company are exported to more than 30 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities in China, and exported to an array of countries and regions as USA, Canada, Singapore, Malaysia and so on.
After being polished for many years, four unique characteristics have been forged within the company's development:
1. In 2002, "Shuita" brand trademark won the honorable title of "Well-known Mark of China"; in 2003, "Shuita" brand vinegar series won the honorable title of "Famous Brand Products in China"; in 2006, the traditional brewing technology for old mature vinegar of the company won the honorable title of the first-batch "State-level Intangible Cultural Heritage".
2. The scale of traditional technology applied in its No 8 branch factory ranks first in China; and scientific operation of traditional technology of the No 7 branch factory also ranks first in China. The company also developed intelligent control management, pipeline conveyance and mechanized operation.
3. To date, the company has formed an information-conveying mode that integrates OA system, ERP system and video monitoring system, and has realized goals such as enterprise scientific decision-making, optimization of resource allocation, coordination of management, normalization of work flow, automation of production process and sharing of information resource and so on.
4. To help Shanxi citizens, people outside Shanxi province, foreigners and students to get the essence of the culture rooted in Shanxi old mature vinegar and understand the history of Shanxi vinegar, the company restored and rebuilt the Baoyuan Old Vinegar Workshop at its original site in 2008 to fully show the long history, traditional technology and culture of Shanxi old mature vinegar. Presently, the workshop has been certified as a national AAAA-level tourist attraction.
In addition, the company has passed the integrated certification of four standards, including the Quality Management System, Food Safety Management System, Environmental Management System and Occupational Health and Safety Management System and HACCP enterprise certification, and has obtained registration certificate issued by Shanxi Provincial Customs and Quarantine Bureau and USA FDA certification. The company has been commended and awarded by governments of different levels for many times, and has won honorable titles of "Star Enterprise", "Civilized Organization", "Enterprise with Quality Reputation Rating of Grade AAA" of Shanxi Province, "National Quality and Benefit Advanced Enterprise", "National Enterprise of Abiding by Contact and Focusing on Credit", "China Food Industry Scientific Advancement Excellent Enterprise", "Top 10 Table Vinegar Enterprises in China Flavoring Industry" for many years consecutively.
In recent years, the company has maintained robust development, its product has been kept in stable quality and become much better, production scale continuously extends, economic benefit is improved year by year, both production and sale are growing on a yearly basis, demand exceeds supply, a large number of principal economic indicators rank in the leading position in the table vinegar industry in China.
Faced with the fierce competition in the market, the company sticks to the policies of "building-up team, employing talent, scientific management; forging brand, improving quality and implementing scientific innovation", the company is paving the way to establish a full-fledge shareholding system, scientific operation, brand operation and group operation, and strives to forge Shuita Vinegar Group into an internationally renowned brand and one "aircraft carrier" in vinegar industry in China.
Holding the mission of "seeking the first-class technology, producing first-class product and creating first-class enterprise", Shanxi Shuita Vinegar vows to become a company with comprehensive development of technology, industry and trade and forge new and splendid achievement in fierce market competition.