Each sector of the food industry is charged with the responsibility of adhering to and utilizing proper food handling techniques.
Martin Mitchell, Technical Director, Refrigerated Foods Association discusses the safety and quality of refrigerated RTE foods.
Food retailers, foodservice operators and consumers who purchase refrigerated, ready-to-eat foods are more aware of—and more demanding about—food safety than ever before.
Continuous research and education are important components of Chiquita’s overall food safety program.
The trucking industry has never had a more timely opportunity to play its part in implementing and improving delivery control systems for temperature-sensitive goods.
Swift & Co., one of the nation’s largest pork processors, places great emphasis on its responsibility to provide safe and wholesome products to its customers.
There is a heightened sense of urgency surrounding the implementation of food safety programs at retail locations.
Customers should be aware of the food safety differences between distributors, especially in a down economy when many are making choices based on price.
For many years, a so-called “danger zone” has been used for alerting foodservice and other food industry personnel about temperatures that are potentially hazardous for holding foods.
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It isn't difficult to see that, independent of the mode of transportation, foods and food ingredients are susceptible to abuse and/or contamination during transportation and storage.
The food industry and regulatory agencies have both been reluctant to suggest that consumers bear some responsibility for the safe handling of foods.
An interview with Jenny Scott, M.Sc., was conducted to gain her perspective on time and temperature controls in the food chain.
Food safety and defense transportation programs (possibly integrated) must be developed and implemented
Activities by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are intended to improve the safety of food in retail establishments.
Suggested temperature specifications for refrigeration of foods have been revised as knowledge and technology advancements are made.
An accurate thermometer in the hands of a trained food safety professional can mean the difference between health and illness for your customers.