Auspice Social Networks, Great Companies SME Business of the Year Award Winner 2022
Auspice Social Networks
Business Name: Auspice Social Networks
Founder’s Name: Parag Ghosh
Location: Ghaziabad, India
Establishment (Year): 2021
Category and Sub-Category: Food Processing, Social Impact
Social Media: LinkedIn
Auspice is a purpose-driven enterprise. They produce 60+ variants of naturally dried culinary herbs, seasonings, and spices.
Their products are made from the finest ingredients that are handpicked from spice-growing heavens in India. They do not add any kind of artificial substance to their products - no preservatives, no artificial colors, no synthetic essence, no MSG, or any other additives. Neither do they extract any oils, essence, or active compounds or expose their products to harmful radiation to increase their shelf life.
They adhere to ISO 22000:2018 and HACCP food safety standards and their products are safe for your consumption. Their production methods are climate-friendly. Their present carbon emissions per employee are .37t per person per year which is significantly below the 0.6 tons required to stop climate change.
All their products are created by persons with autism. They do not employ non autistic persons for their food processing activities. Autistic employees at their facility are engaged in food processing activities like the cleaning, sorting, grading, grinding, blending, packaging, and labelling of spices, herbs, and seasonings.
Backed by an excellent product range, proven low-carbon manufacturing process, trained workforce, and appreciative consumers, they want to reach one million consumers and revenue of $100 million by 2030.
Unique Selling Proposition / Competitive Advantage:
1. Highest quality and food safety standards: Certified ISO22000:2018 Company
2. Planet-friendly production methods: Compliant with BSI PAS 2060 standard
3. Social Responsibility: Certified ISO26000:2018 Company
4. Community based growth approach
𝐀𝐜𝐡𝐢𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐦𝐢𝐥𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐨𝐧𝐞𝐬 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐩𝐚𝐧𝐲:
Recognized by DIPP under Start-Up India
Recognized by Uttar Pradesh Govt under Start in UP
Registered with FSSAI, Spices Board of India and APEDA
Registered as MSME
Certified ISO22000:2018 Company
Certified ISO26000:2018 Company
Certified Quality Business by International Trade Council, USA
Member, Council for Inclusive capitalism with the Vatican
Member, UN Global Compact
Member, Catalyst 2030
Member, World Alliance for efficient solutions.