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Europe: Demand for labels remain, says association

FINAT research indicates that overall label volumes will increase again in 2016 over prior year. Internet sales are increasing, but a product’s primary label...

Americas: USDA’s food safety measures for poultry

The US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) today announced the finalization of new federal standards to reduce Salmonella and...

Europe: EU faces rising antimicrobial resistance, warns authorities

Bacteria in humans, food and animals continue to show resistance to the most widely used antimicrobials, says the latest report on antimicrobial resistance (AMR)...

Americas: DuPont’s system receives AOAC-RI certification

The AOAC Research Institute (AOAC-RI) has approved a method extension of Performance Tested Method #030502 to include the latest DuPont BAX System X5 PCR...

Americas: LRQA delivers new audits in responsible sourcing

Alongside customized audits, LRQA is delivering SMETA (SEDEX Members Ethical Trade Audit) 4-pillars audits, which are designed to go beyond the requirements of a...

Americas: 3M Food Safety, partner conduct webinar series on FSMA

3M Food Safety and The Acheson Group held a webinar on the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) on February 11, 2016. The event is part...

Europe: TÜV SÜD speaks at food safety conference

To safeguard the quality of food products throughout the entire length of procurement and supply chains, companies must establish appropriate safety standards. However, the process...

Americas: NSF International releases guide on water filers

NSF International has published a consumer guide to water filters that it has tested and certified to reduce lead in drinking water. The guide also...

Americas: NSF International expands reach into EMEA

NSF International is acquiring Euro Consultants Group (ECG), a food safety and quality service company based in Wavre, Belgium. ECG serves the markets in Europe,...

Americas: TraQtion tool alerts users on compliance in supply chain

NSF International's TraQtion has upgraded its cloud-based quality and compliance software. Formerly known as Aspirago, TraQtion now has a new, proprietary intelligent compliance engine that...

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