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brace, 3
1. A metal or wood member which is used to stiffen or support a structure; a strut which supports or fixes another member in position or a tie used for the same purpose.
2. An angle brace.
3. A tool having a handle, crank, and chuck; used for holding a bit or auger and rotating it to drill a hole by hand; also called a bit stock.
4. A raker, 2.
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BRC chief executive Helen Dickinson said: "A strong deal on customs is essential to deliver a fair Brexit for consumers.
In conjunction, the compliance with BRC Global Standards is now often a fundamental requirement of leading retailers, manufacturers and quick service restaurants.
BRC Global Standard for Food Safety is a single, internationally recognised food safety management system and Issue 7 includes a number of recommendations for further improvements to quality management programmes.
The BRC, in other words, from its beginning, welcomed all and we would not tolerate prejudices and aggression against segments of the black Left.
The BRC Global Standards are a leading global safety and quality certification program, used throughout the world by over 18,000 certificated suppliers in 90 countries through a network of over 80 accredited and BRC recognized Certification Bodies.
The development of FlexiStar BRC is in line with Flint Group's goal of continuous improvement and innovation," said Grant Shouldice, vice president technology and marketing for Flint Group Packaging Inks in North America.
8 percent in August, which is the lowest increase since the BRC started collecting the data in October 2008.
The BRC acknowledged this, but said that the net effect of the Games was minimal as "lower footfall in London was offset by a better performance in the rest of the country.
Taken across the three months to the end of September, the BRC said food sales were up by 2.
Gaining this grade-A BRC certification rewards the continuous and daily efforts of our teams but it also recognizes Naturex' guarantee to supply our clients with the highest level of quality and safety for our ingredients," said Nicolas Souchon, global quality assurance coordinator.
BRC Trading is going from strength to strength," said BRC director general Stephen Robertson.
The drop in price tags is being driven by "huge" falls in food price inflation, according to the BRC.