Food Safety

China Pledges to Boost Food Safety

China Pledges to Boost Food Safety

March 7, 2017

The country's central government is laying plans to curb pollution, increase food and drug safety, and boost scientific research, although supporting details are scarce. Read More

GFSI Announces 2017 Global Food Safety Conference

GFSI Announces 2017 Global Food Safety Conference

January 17, 2017

Scheduled for Feb. 27 to March 2 in Houston, this year's event will highlight how GFSI serves as a driver to the food safety ecosystem and how companies can leverage GFSI for growth, no matter where in the supply chain they operate. Read More

DOJ Imposes Largest Fine in Food Safety Case on ConAgra

DOJ Imposes Largest Fine in Food Safety Case on ConAgra

December 20, 2016

ConAgra Grocery Products LLC, a subsidiary of ConAgra Foods Inc., pleaded guilty on December 13 to a criminal misdemeanor charge alleging the shipment of contaminated peanut butter linked to a 2006 through 2007 nationwide outbreak of salmonellosis, or salmonella poisoning, the Department of Justice announced. Read More