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FQN looks at firms to watch in 2018

By Joseph James Whitworth

FoodQualityNews has compiled a list of articles with 12 companies that first appeared in our editorial coverage last year.

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News in Brief

FoodQualityNews: Final thoughts on 2017

By Joseph James Whitworth

Well, the year is drawing to a close – anyone else think it has gone really quick? – and this news in brief is part of our final newsletter this year.

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Special edition: product inspection

Detection of density: The metal can files

By Paul King

Metal cans are more challenging to inspect than low-density containers because the packaging presents a higher density to the x-rays.

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.

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FQN hits the road to bring you food safety news

By Joseph James Whitworth

FoodQualityNews is getting ready to report live from several trade shows and conferences to delve deeper into the food safety and quality control picture in Europe.

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.