Document and information protocols often are one of the more difficult challenges food companies face when designing and implementing a food safety program.
Under the final Sanitary Transportation rule, primary responsibility for nearly all safety risks during transportation falls to the shipper. Do you know the extent of your responsibility?
It is important for manufacturers of organic or clean-label products to select packaging that helps them deliver on brand promises of purity.
The new Food Safety Modernization Act rule on intentional adulteration encourages U.S. food companies to take measures that prevent food safety problems from occurring and harming consumers.
Would a single, national food safety agency in the U.S. ever become reality? Do we even want it to?
What the term “natural” means on your food product label: What is your liability?
Why are criminal prosecutors more interested in food industry behavior these days? It’s time to take notice.
While FDA continues to use this standard for assessing the safety of food packaging materials, changes are taking place.
If you sell or import foods, you need to understand how you’re affected by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Food Safety Modernization Act regulations that mandate supplier verification for all food sold in the United States.
The Menu Labeling Rule specifies that the nutritional information be displayed next to the name or price.
Valuable lessons can be learned from the mistakes made across the food industry. Those accounts warrant telling and repeating.
Food companies must be wary of a new focus by the U.S. Department of Justice on food-related cases as increases in the risks and costs of producing food are on the horizon.
“Natural” does not necessarily mean “safe;” but what does this word really mean in terms of food safety?
Taking a closer look at the Foreign Supplier Verification Program: Are you affected by the latest regulations?
Learn how the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) defines a “qualified individual” and what it means for you.
The Food Safety Modernization Act will modernize current Good Manufacturing Practices regarding manufacturing, processing, packaging and holding of human foods.
The year 2015 was the first year that Food Safety Magazine embarked on a seemingly impossible feat—to track every single food product recall announced in the U.S. and Canada. Here's a look back at the year.
The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) rules extend beyond the borders of the United States. How does the Foreign Supplier Verification Program impact your company?
HARPC is similar to HACCP in that it points out a need for control when there is a significant hazard.
Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) was originally developed based on several key program types.