PARK RIDGE, Illinois (June 23, 2011) — The telephones, fax and email communications and business systems are restored at the Park Ridge based Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America (IFANCA®) after one day. Power outages caused by storms on Tuesday, June 22, 2011, had previously disrupted IFANCA’s business systems.

We appreciate cooperation, understanding and patience of our customers and patrons during our business “down time”.

We thank our staff who took business calls routed to their cell phones and kept in touch with the customers in providing the possible services.

We commend our IT staff and consultants who worked hard round the clock to find ways in communicating with our customers during this “down time”.



Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America (IFANCA®) is one of the world’s leading and well-respected not-for-profit halal certification organizations. Featured in various media such as the Wall Street Journal, Prepared Foods, CNBC, and CNN, IFANCA® has been promoting halal since 1982. IFANCA was recognized in the “Best Halal Related Service Provider Award” by the Halal Journal at World Halal Forum 2007. IFANCA® certified halal products are recognized by Indonesia (MUI), Malaysia (JAKIM), Singapore (MUIS), and the United Arab Emirates (GSM) and are sold in nearly every country of the world. IFANCA’s halal certification expertise covers all food industry categories.

For more information about IFANCA®


Maria Omar