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PakSense Launches AutoSense Real-Time, powered by Controlant

Products

PakSense, a provider of continuous environmental monitoring solutions for all segments of the supply chain, has launched AutoSense Real-Time. Launched in conjunction with PakSense strategic partner Controlant, this stand-alone unit provides access to temperature and location information of your perishable products in real-time. More

Purdue President Daniels is Keynote Speaker at Global Food Security Symposium

Industry Events

Purdue University President Mitch Daniels will be a featured speaker at the annual Global Food Security Symposium in Washington, D.C., on Thursday (April 16). More

FDA Encourages Comments to Help Update Food Ingredient Safety Assessment (Redbook)

Industry News, FDA, Regulatory News

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has begun the process of updating its current guidance on food ingredient safety assessment, commonly referred to as the Redbook, and is requesting input from the public. More

Submit Your Idea to Change the Food System

International

The fourth BCFN YES! opened January 7, 2015; BCFN will be accepting applications until May 31, 2015. The contest is open to young researchers and university students under the age of 35. More

PCT Commercial Pest Management Virtual Conference in Two Weeks

Pest Management

Featuring a “Who’s Who” of speakers with decades of experience serving the commercial pest management segment, the April 29 virtual event is filled with information you need to know to expand your presence in this dynamic marketplace. Cost is only $99 and attendees will receive full access to all of the educational sessions and a complimentary copy of the highly-acclaimed PCT Guide to Commercial Pest Management, a $29.95 value! More

CanadaGAP Changes Take Effect

Regulatory News, International

A number of changes have impacted CanadaGAP certification which were effective on April 1, 2015. More

FDA Releases Annual Summary Report on Antimicrobials for Food-Producing Animals

Food Safety, Regulatory News, Industry Trends

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has published its fifth annual report summarizing the sales and distribution data of antimicrobial drugs approved for use in food-producing animals. More

GS1 Connect 2015 Conference to Offer Actionable Supply Chain Best Practices that Drive Business Growth

Business Strategy, International

Speakers representing nearly 50 of the world’s leading organizations, including Abbott Laboratories, Best Buy, The Coca-Cola Company, The Kroger Company, Macy’s, Quality Supply Chain Co-op, Inc./Wendy's and Target will headline the GS1 Connect 2015 conference program. More

Naumann Named to AIBI- Certification Service’s Board of Directors

People, Supplier News

Copesan President Deni Naumann has been named to the Board of Directors for AIB International – Certification Services, a national leader in third-party audit certification services and food safety education. More

COOL: Are the Battle Sides Shifting? Who's Winning ... or Losing?

Industry News, Regulatory News

Since the U.S. enactment of the Country-Of-Origin Labeling (COOL) regulation in 2008, COOL has faced international controversy and pending World Trade Organization (WTO) sanctions. Despite this, similar European Union rules on country-of-origin labeling went into effect on April 1. More

Meritech Introduces New Line of Controlled Access Handwashing Systems

Products

Meritech’s new CleanTech 2000SCA Automated Handwashing System with Controlled Access option insures complete control of hand hygiene for your facility’s ever more stringent employee hygiene SOPs. More

Human Food Companies Muscle In On Pet Food Market

Food Quality

Mergers and acquisitions in the $28 billion U.S. pet food market have dominated the headlines in recent years, especially by companies traditionally known for producing food for humans. More

Eriez’ Ingram Appointed President of PEMA

People

Ingram has been appointed president of the Process Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) after serving as the association’s vice president. More

InfinityQS’ Michael Lyle Recognized as One of the Inaugural Food Logistics Champions

People

Lyle was awarded for exceptional insight into the value of technology and Manufacturing Intelligence for the food and beverage industry. More

Food Poisoning: 18 New Variants of a Bacterial Toxin Discovered

News Coverage

A recent study in Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry shows that the Bacillus cereus bacteria produces 19 different variants of a poison that causes nausea and vomiting in human beings. More

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GS1 Connect 2015 Conference to Offer Actionable Supply Chain Best Practices that Drive Business Growth

Speakers representing nearly 50 of the world’s leading organizations, including Abbott Laboratories, Best Buy, The Coca-Cola Company, The Kroger Company, Macy’s, Quality Supply Chain Co-op, Inc./Wendy's and Target will headline the GS1 Connect 2015 conference program.

FDA Releases Annual Summary Report on Antimicrobials for Food-Producing Animals

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has published its fifth annual report summarizing the sales and distribution data of antimicrobial drugs approved for use in food-producing animals.

Purdue President Daniels is Keynote Speaker at Global Food Security Symposium

Purdue University President Mitch Daniels will be a featured speaker at the annual Global Food Security Symposium in Washington, D.C., on Thursday (April 16).

Submit Your Idea to Change the Food System

The fourth BCFN YES! opened January 7, 2015; BCFN will be accepting applications until May 31, 2015. The contest is open to young researchers and university students under the age of 35.

FDA Encourages Comments to Help Update Food Ingredient Safety Assessment (Redbook)

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has begun the process of updating its current guidance on food ingredient safety assessment, commonly referred to as the Redbook, and is requesting input from the public.

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