FQN at the SOFHT conference

dispatches from SOFHT Allergen conference

Industry experts identify allergen focus areas

By Joseph James Whitworth

The difference between validation and verification of cleaning, allergen risk assessment and confusion around ‘may contain’ labelling statements where some debated topics during an industry conference last week.

FQN attended the symposium in Stockholm, Sweden

dispatches from AOAC Europe – NMKL – NordVal Symposium

Future challenges in food analysis theme of industry event

By Joseph James Whitworth

The future of microbiology, a call to review current allergen detection methods and method validation were some of the highlights at an industry event.

One size fits all approach not applicable in food safety, says 3M

World Health Day: Food safety

3M: Food safety landscape changed dramatically

By Joseph James Whitworth

There has been more change in the food safety landscape in the last few years compared to the previous 30, according to 3M Food Safety.

3M Molecular Detection Assay for Listeria species

3M Listeria assays additional AOAC approval

By Joseph James Whitworth

3M Food Safety’s assays to detect Listeria monocytogenes and Listeria species have been approved for the AOAC Official Method of Analysis (OMA method).

Armed with a camera, we took to the show floor

dispatches from Lab Innovations

Lab Innovations: The Gallery

By Joseph James Whitworth

A picture speaks 1,000 words? Maybe or maybe not but in food safety and microbiology it is certainly useful. Lab Innovations in Birmingham, UK brought together industry experts for two days and we went along for the ride.

FoodQualityNews taking a view of the show floor

dispatches from Lab Innovations

Analysis complete - Lab Innovations reaction

By Joseph James Whitworth

3M, Anton Paar, Bio-Rad Laboratories, Bruker, CEM, QCL and Sartorius were some of the firms that welcomed visitors to their stands during Lab Innovations last week. FoodQualityNews took to Twitter to see the reaction.