There are many common pitfalls resulting in non-conformances during a typical audit. Don Milne, DNV’s Food and Beverage Sector Manager and Senior Lead Auditor qualified in FSSC 22000, BRC, ISO 9001, RSPO and formerly an executive manager with extensive experience in the TIC (Testing, Inspection and Certification) and years in the food industry at multinationals talks about his observations at the companies he audits.
Having high aspirations and career goals requires disciple both at work and at home. It is important to build a strong network of others who can support you.
Engagement with key stakeholders across the globe to provide safe food for everyone was a key theme.
There are many questions from the industry that I am routinely asked regarding the new FDA FSMA Proposed Rule for Food Traceability. The following are a couple of the questions and answers.
A discussion on why traceability solutions in the supply chain are necessary.
The Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis is looking into the nationwide outbreaks that have resulted at least 270 employee deaths at meatpacking plants.
One decade ago the Food Safety Modernization Act was signed into law. FDA Deputy Commissioner for Food Policy and Response Frank Yiannas reflects on the past, present and future of the legislation.
The newly created position for the physician executive is a move to focus on the health and safety of company workers.
The agency is giving stakeholders additional tools to help in understanding the proposed rule and whether it applies to their organization.
A growing number of organizations strongly believe that social responsibility and profits are not mutually exclusive. This is especially important now for the food sector, where some companies are undergoing a major shift in workforce and supply chain management.