The 2017 version of AIB International’s Consolidated Standards for Inspection of Prerequisite and Food Safety Programs was released last week. The new standards--which will be implemented January 1, 2017--are more focused, current, and easier for food companies to use.
Eurofins Scientific--a firm that performs bioanalytical testing that supports the entire food production chain--has acquired Bureau de Wit B.V. (“Bureau de Wit”), one of the main laboratory service providers focused on food and water safety testing for the food production, hotel and catering sectors in The Netherlands.
FoodLogiQ has announced a partnership with 1WorldSync--a multi-enterprise product information network--to provide the food supply industry with a supply chain traceability solution that delivers transparency while tackling food safety and compliance issues.
As the latest addition to the Thermo Scientific Vanquish UHPLC platform, the new Thermo Scientific Vanquish Flex Binary UHPLC system adds a binary solvent delivery option in the 1000 bar (15,000 psi) performance range.
Metrohm USA has announced their receipt of the Leadership Circle Award from The Electrochemical Society (ECS). The honor recognizes 10 consecutive years of membership.
The International Association for Food Protection (IAFP) has announced that Sterilex Corporation is the winner of the 2016 Food Safety Innovation Award.
Hapman, a global manufacturer of conveyors and bulk material handling equipment with thousands of installations worldwide, has announced the expansion of its dust collection line for point-of-use or batching applications.
Lloyd’s Register (LR)--a global engineering, technical and business services organization--has partnered with Silicon Valley based greenfence, the first platform technology serving the Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC) marketplace.
Klüber Lubrication--a worldwide manufacturer of specialty lubricants--has announced the availability of Klübertherm HB 88-182, a versatile long-term grease offering good corrosion and wear protection for rolling bearings subject to high loads and medium speeds at temperatures of up to 180°C.
Eurofins Food Safety Systems and the Food Safety and Quality Program at McGill University (Monteal, Quebec) have announced a new joint agreement that will provide co-branded public training for the Canadian food manufacturing industry.
LRQA is the first assurance provider to have been awarded global accreditation by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) for making the transitions against the world’s leading ISO management systems standards.
Graeter’s Ice Cream has achieved Level 2 SQF 2000 Certification from the Safe Quality Food (SQF Institute).
Eurofins Scientific--a firm that performs biological testing across the food production chain--has acquired Agro-Analyses SAS, an analytical service provider supporting the food retail and catering sectors in France.
Food Safety Net Services (FSNS) and Food Safety Net Services Certification and Audit (FSNS C&A) have announced a new conference set to take place next month.
Shimadzu Scientific Instruments has announced the release of their LabSolutions Infrared (IR) thermal-damaged plastics library.
SGS has acquired a 20 percent stake in Boston, MA-based Transparency-One, a platform for supply chain visibility and risk management.
Best Sanitizers has announced that it now carries a variety of cleaners, sanitizers and equipment to help support drain cleaning and maintenance program. This new line of industrial cleaners gives food processing plants a variety of options for cleaning and sanitizing drains.
Last week, PerkinElmer officially opened its new Taipei Customer Knowledge Center (CKC) in Neihu District, Taipei City, Taiwan.
Digi International--a provider of mission-critical machine-to-machine and IoT connectivity products and services--has introduced a new service.
Hormel has presented its 3rd annual Spirit of Excellence Award to Avure--a company that builds high pressure food processing (HPP) machines.