Handyware Philippines Inc.
Handyware humbly began operation back in June 1968 as in importer of pocket calculators and silkscreen printers. Since then, it has grown into a diversified company engaged mainly in the marketing and distribution of the equipment and machineries catering various industries such as that of the food processing and packaging industry, printing and publishing industry, telecommunications industry, construction industry, pharmaceutical industry and other growth-oriented businesses.
Francisco L. Wong, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Handyware with his entrepreneurial spirit, led the company through continuous growth and expansion over the years. With the support of a professional team, he spearheaded the task of improving the overall success of Handyware ensuring that the company is driven by hard work and pure dedication in fulfilling its commitment to both principals and clients’ a like.
For over 45 years, Handyware continuously strives and dedicate its effort towards the improvement and modernization of the country’s various manufacturing industries. To date, it is considered as one of the largest and most stable trading companies in the Philippines since the 1980’s.
With the company’s vision of becoming the first choice of every manufacturer in seeking out long-term partners as they grow their business, Handyware aims to consistently provide manufacturers and consumers with the highest quality products available in the market.
As Handyware maintained its leadership in the Philippines, the goal of gaining more market became increasingly apparent such as that in the early 1990’s, a subsidiary company was established in China and has been successfully operating since then in three major cities namely, Guangzhou, Shanghai, and Beijing under Handyware China Limited. The company to date has grown its workforce to more than 500 employees at a steady pace each year. In 2002, Handyware likewise began operations in Malaysia / Singapore under Handy-Pack Systems Sdn Bhd, thereby further strengthening its presence in the region.
Today, Handyware Philippines Inc. is composed of more than 200 employees locally. Along with its directors and officers, the entire staff is committed in leading the company into the future bringing to reality the founder’s dream of helping others succeed through valued partnership and alliance. Indeed, the Handyware group is more than just committed to excellence but is distinctively the “Innovator of the Industry” as well.
We, Handyware Phils. Inc., Food Flavor and Seasoning Division (FFSD), as a secondary producer in the food chain, are committed to provide every customer with manufactured and distributed products with highest quality that are safe through compliance to the requirements of an integrated food safety management system, rules and regulations laid out by the local governing authorities and mutual agreed customer requirements. This we shall do by ensuring implementation of food safety and quality standards in the materials, equipment, work environment, infrastructures, and processes that we employ, supported by employees who are competent, motivated and trained to do their functions. We shall seek for continual improvement through constant communication to our employees, customers, suppliers, and other interested parties on matters relating to food safety and quality and regularly review the quality and food safety policy and measurable objectives for continuing effectiveness and suitability.
This quality and food safety policy is endorsed by:
FRANCISCO Y. WONG JR.
SVP- Food Flavor & Seasoning Division