How to prevent and respond to a potential terrorist attack on the food supply has been discussed at an international symposium.
SGS has acquired a 20% stake in a platform for supply chain visibility and risk management.
FoodLogiQ will release the next generation of its user interface (UI) for its traceability and food safety software to customers in early June.
Campylobacter contamination on fresh whole chilled chickens in the UK has dropped again in the final update using current testing methods.
Loma Systems has installed a combination checkweigher and metal detection unit at a UK dairy to inspect different sized packs of speciality Stilton cheeses at speeds of up to 20...
Notifications due to allergens (137) and mycotoxins (476) rose dramatically from 2014 (78 and 357 respectively), according to the RASFF annual report.
The Obama administration recently finalized a food safety transport rule.
The recent spate of Listeria recalls highlights the need for faster bio threat detection to ensure food safety, according to the CEO of PathSensors.
The food industry depends on a variety of fresh foods to keep their supply chains moving.
ConAgra Foods is recalling more than 84,000 pounds of two beef products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen.
Eurofins Scientific is to acquire Exova’s food, water and pharmaceutical testing business in the UK & Ireland for £18m (€23m).
Ecolab will establish a Latin America regional headquarters in Florida creating 50 jobs.
Crystal Diagnostics has been awarded AOAC-PTM accreditation for detection of Salmonella in certain foods.
Attendees and exhibiting companies grew, according to the post-show report from the Food Safety Summit.
Roka Bioscience has added a feature to its Atlas pathogen detection system.
Traditional training methods are still favoured over online ones, according to an industry survey.
Clear Labs has found rat and human DNA, substitution and pathogens in its latest round of testing with vegetable burger products particularly problematic.
NSF International has launched a HACCP compliance verification service for the European Union commercial food equipment market.
Communication in the supply chain is ‘the basics’ when dealing with potential allergens, according to the European external quality manager at General Mills.
A raft of additional products have been recalled by manufacturers and retailers over concerns they may contain sunflower seeds contaminated with the bug that causes listeriosis.
Best practice must be to ensure test pieces are placed in the centre of the coil where it is least sensitive to foreign bodies when doing validation for freefall metal...
Xgenex has joined with Food Safety Resources to commercialize software to help the produce industry with the relevant rules within the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).
Neogen has strengthened its presence in the cleaner and disinfectant markets with the acquisition of two companies.
The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and Battelle have launched a software tool to analyze economically motivated adulteration (EMA) vulnerabilities in the manufacturing process.
3M has launched a test kit to detect microorganisms in a variety of beverages.