Cargill

More alignment on private and public food safety approaches

Dispatches from GFSI 2017 in Houston

GFSI on SENASICA, benchmarking requirements and Africa

By Joseph James Whitworth

The chair of the GFSI board of directors has told FoodQualityNews about partnering with a Mexican agency, updated benchmarking requirements and progress on the global markets programme.

GFSI 2017: Highlights via Twitter

dispatches from GFSI 2017 in Houston

The Global Food Safety Conference: Reaction on Twitter

By Joseph James Whitworth

From partnerships with governments, discussions on a 'G30' of food safety to the insistence food safety is not a competitive differentiator; GFSI had it all.

Cargill. Dumas, ICA and Costco involved in recalls

Food safety recall round-up May 12-19 2016

Recalls: Pathogens, allergens and histamine

By Joseph James Whitworth

Food recalls for a week in May 2016 came from Canada, Germany, New Zealand, Australia, the Netherlands, Denmark, Belgium, Sweden, Ireland, Spain, USA, Luxembourg and England.

A panel held on quality culture - led by Danone and featuring Nestlé. Wegmans, Accenture and Mondelez

dispatches from GFSC 2016 in Berlin

GFSC round-up on Twitter: Reaction from the floor

By Joseph James Whitworth

The Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) brought together more than 1,000 food safety specialists from 60 countries in Berlin this week.

Sebastian Hielm presenting at GFSC 2016

dispathces from GFSC 2016 in Berlin

GFSC Day 2 round-up: Globalisation and consumer role

By Joseph James Whitworth

Globalisation of the food chain, the attempt to harmonise standards and consumer role were highlighted on the second day of a food safety meeting.

Mike Taylor, deputy commissioner for foods, US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) presenting on Day 1

Dispatches from GFSC 2016 in Berlin

GFSC Day 1 round-up: Auditor competence and role of big data

By Joseph James Whitworth

Assurances on auditor competence, using ‘big data’ as part of a proactive system and food fraud featured heavily on the opening day of an international conference.