DuPont’s BAX System X5 PCR assay for Listeria has been granted a method extension from the AOAC.
FoodQualityNews will be reporting live from three industry events in the next month.
Deb has launched a range of products designed for occupational skin care across industries including food manufacturing and processing.
NSF International is to acquire Euro Consultants Group (ECG) to strengthen its food safety services in the EMEA market.
The American parent of the Chinese company found by a Shanghai court this week to have sold out-of-date meat to international burger chains has reacted angrily to the jailing of...
TraQtion cloud-based quality and compliance software has been upgraded with food safety and quality professionals’ needing to deal with numerous data points from multiple sources to ensure a supplier or...
Human hands can be a source for transferring pathogens from the contaminated source to surfaces, utensils, ingredients and finished food products, according to Best Sanitizers.
The Coca-Cola Company, Nordson Corporation, Pepsico International and Rockwell Automation are among the latest members of the European Hygienic Engineering and Design Group (EHEDG).
SSAFE and PwC have created a tool to help companies assess food fraud vulnerabilities saying not all current food safety management systems are designed for fraud detection or mitigation.
Bühler has developed cameras for its optical sorters that it claims can detect foreign objects smaller than ever before.
NSF International has made an acquisition to expand food safety and quality services to a wider New Zealand and Australian food manufacturer and retail market.
Crystal Diagnostics (CDx) has signed an agreement with Hardy Diagnostics to sell and distribute its pathogen detection platform in North America.
ReposiTrak has partnered with the Leavitt Group to assist users of its Compliance Management System to get lower insurance rates.
Chile has become the twenty-first country where Mérieux NutriSciences operates after the firm acquired Labser Laboratorio de Analisis y de Servicios avanzados (Labser).
Torn & Glasser has bought an system from RF Biocidics that uses radio frequency technology to eliminate possible contaminants from foods.
Bio-Rad Laboratories has joined a consortium set up by IBM Research and Mars to categorize microorganisms and what influences their activity in a normal factory environment.
Muddy Boots is to launch a quality control iPad app this year as part of a drive to grow across the supply chain and in Europe.
Döhler has launched a test kit to analyse contaminants found in the beer brewing process and the hygiene of production and dispensing units.
A Thermo Scientific assay to detect E. coli O157:H7 has been granted a NF VALIDATION certificate by AFNOR Certification.
UK supermarket chain Sainsbury's has recalled some of its own-label bread over fear the loaves are contaminated with metal.
Mekitec has partnered with Bizerba to supply its Meki range of inspection systems in the Americas.
China’s worsening environmental problems have garnered massive attention from the international community (writes Paul O’Brien of Chemlinked).
Micro Imaging Technology’s pathogen detection system can now identify Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus).
Increased regulation and consumer awareness are challenging food companies to bring their “A” game and prioritize consumer safety when it comes to recalls, according to Stericycle ExpertSOLUTIONS.
More than three-quarters of manufacturing customers have experienced some level of impact from the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), according to Aptean.