Pacific Grain and Foods, one of the largest bakery ingredients suppliers in the US, has become Agri-Neo’s first US client to purchase its latest food safety technology Neo-Pure.
Solus Scientific has had its Salmonella and Listeria test systems for food and environmental samples approved by the AOAC.
3M Food Safety has launched an updated hygiene monitoring and management system.
Agencies in France and Korea have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a focus on food safety.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), an estimated 600 million people – almost 10% of the global population – fall ill after eating contaminated food.
The annual GFSI China Focus Day had ‘unprecedented’ support from government and engagement from the private sector, according to the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI).
Food Industry Asia (FIA) has been granted observer status by the Codex Alimentarius Commission (Codex).
SGS has acquired a 15% stake in a provider of trade intelligence services for agriculture products.
Sealed Air Corporation has acquired Tampereen Teollsuussähkö (TTS-Ciptec).
Thermo Fisher Scientific and DuPont Nutrition & Health have renewed a distribution agreement for Western Europe.
Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) compliance ranked as the top priority among survey participants, taking over from audit readiness, according to TraceGains.
Food fraud compromising the safety of products and damaging public health should be prosecuted under criminal law, according to FoodDrinkEurope.
Food safety incidents, including contamination of food-borne illnesses, mold and adulteration, increased double-digits in several major food categories in the first quarter of 2016 compared to the prior year, according...
PURE Bioscience has received a “No Objection Letter” from the USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) for its poultry processing aid.
NSF International has opened an office in Ecuador after Agroquality agreed to merge with the firm.
Mérieux NutriSciences has expanded its dairy testing capabilities in South Africa by acquiring Lactolab.
BRC Global Standards has expanded in India to encourage and support growth in the country.
Eriez has introduced the next generation of its Pull Test kit to measure magnet strength.
AIB International has released the 2017 version of Consolidated Standards for Inspection of Prerequisite and Food Safety Programs.
FOSS has entered into a strategic partnership with Mérieux NutriSciences to tackle food safety.
A change to the frequency of audits is being considered by the UK Food Standards Agency (FSA).
The UK Food Standards Agency (FSA) is trialling ‘several alternative approaches’ to detect Campylobacter on whole fresh chickens ahead of recommencing a retail survey next month.
Loma Systems has installed two X-ray machines in a chicken processing plant to inspect whole birds that are skin packed in aluminium foil trays.
Recommendations on how the public and private sector can promote integrity and authenticity in the food chain have been made at a conference.
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) around food safety.