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FSMA and Scientifically Valid Methods

By Guest Author: David C. Kennedy, Ph.D.

As mentioned in the previous post, FDA requires that food testing methods be scientifically valid. FDA starts with this deeply fundamental premise, but does not dictate a prescribed solution. 560 more words

Food / Beverage

Advocacy at a Glance

Advocacy at a Glance offers you the bullet point summary of current advocacy issues associated with the goals of the Alliance for a Stronger FDA. 296 more words

Advocacy At A Glance

FDA Releases Guidance for Manufacturers on Disclosing Unaddressed Hazards to Downstream Parties In Documents Accompanying the Food

Product tracing is an essential element of the Food Safety Modernization Act.  Documenting your production on up through the chain of suppliers and down through distributors and other producers to retailers facilitates tracking and sourcing in the event of contamination or an outbreak. 399 more words


A data center guideline for quoted companies: a call to action for FSMA?

A survey of Belgian, quoted companies that LCL ordered, showed that data security is not seen as essential within IT governance, not even with quoted companies. 248 more words


Coffee Career Center: Jobs of the Week

Whether you’re an industry veteran or looking to make a change, there’s never been a more exciting time to pursue a career in coffee.

Check out this week’s featured job listings – and visit the… 92 more words

Coffee Industry

Agenda for 2017 MS Blueberry Workshop

January 31, 2017 at the Lake Terrace Conv. Center in Hattiesburg from 9am-3pm.


Avoiding The Pitfalls Of Recordkeeping and Sanitation Under FSMA

By Pamela Sweeten, Owner & Founder, P. Sweeten Consulting

Two cornerstones of FSMA’s final rule on Preventative Controls for Human Food are record keeping and sanitation. 938 more words

Food Safety