A live insect in a packaged dessert; a human nail in a takeaway and a cigarette butt in a bag of chips were examples of calls to the Food Safety...
Food recalls have been made by USA, England, Ireland, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Finland, Italy, Germany, Austria, Iceland, Netherlands, Sweden and Denmark.
It has never been more important for food processors to have hygienic equipment, according to Bühler.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has updated draft guidance to reduce the risk of Listeria monocytogenes (L. mono) in ready-to-eat (RTE) foods.
Food recalls have been notified by Canada, USA, England, Jersey, Hong Kong, Sweden, Australia, Germany, Austria, Belgium, Netherlands, Hungary and Denmark.
A sampling project targeting ‘plastic rice’ by Trading Standards in a UK city has found no examples of the fake product.
A UK takeaway owner has been fined £2,000 and ordered to pay £200 in costs after admitting selling dishes labelled as containing lamb and almonds which were actually mutton and peanuts.
Two men arrested in connection with the death of a girl after suffering an allergic reaction have been released on bail.
Driven by busy ‘time poor’ lifestyles and an ageing population, the convenience market continues to flourish, according to Loma Systems which is putting more emphasis on the sector.
Food recalls for this week have been notified by Canada, Germany, USA, Luxembourg, Czech Republic, Norway, Sweden, Malta, Ireland, New Zealand and Denmark.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is helping companies prevent and identify inadequate temperatures during transportation and storage, according to Monnit.
Food recalls for this week have been notified by the UK, Ireland, Canada, Australia, Norway, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, USA, Iceland, Sweden, Croatia and Denmark.
Most consumers do not wash their hands after using handheld phones or tablets in the kitchen, according to a survey.
Sabra Dipping Company has recalled hummus after Listeria monocytogenes was found in its facility.
Digi International has purchased a provider of temperature monitoring and task management tools for the food industry.
Anritsu and Peco InspX have launched product inspection systems at Pack Expo in Chicago.
Alternative testing methods should be considered during outbreaks of unusual gastrointestinal illness when typical foodborne pathogens are not identified, according to the analysis of an outbreak in a US Correctional...
An Indian not-for-profit organization has inaugurated its second Food Safety and Quality Control Lab (FSQC Lab) in Lucknow.
Massey University is mulling the creation of a centre based around a novel food processing technology.
Three southern African countries have strengthened food safety through a 12 month project funded by FAO.
Kraft Heinz is recalling one of its Lunchables products as it contains wheat and soy which are not declared on the label.
Governments and industry should take measures to combat food fraud, according to Consumentenbond, after the group found authenticity issues in Dutch products.
Food recalls and alerts for the first week of October have been notified by England, Ireland, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Canada, USA, Norway, Sweden, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Belgium and Denmark.
We have collected below the highlights from recent research relevant to food safety and quality control.
A cheese and ham pizza that contained neither cheese nor ham has been found by officials in Warwickshire.