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Chipotle: Time Out, Game On

Chipotle: Time Out, Game On

February 8, 2016

Chipotle's entire competitive premise has been that local sourcing results in "food with integrity," but recent events suggest that this may be true ... and now it has to find a new path to the same destination. Read More

AIB Announces Global Leadership Changes

AIB Announces Global Leadership Changes

February 4, 2016

Changes include Stephanie Lopez being named Vice President, Food Safety Services, Americas, and Jeff Wilson taking on the role of Vice President, Europe, Asia and Africa (EAA). Read More

GS1 US To Hold Data Quality and Supply Chain Visibility Workshop

GS1 US To Hold Data Quality and Supply Chain Visibility Workshop

February 3, 2016

GS1 US will hold a series of workshops on the topic of data quality and supply chain visibility for professionals in data and supply chain roles. During the GS1 US Data Quality Workshop, participants from across multiple industries will draw on the experiences of GS1 US National Data Quality Program early adopters to provide guidance on the steps... Read More

EtQ Launches Event Tracking and Corrective Action Application

EtQ Launches Event Tracking and Corrective Action Application

February 2, 2016

EtQ, a provider of quality, environmental, health and safety compliance software solutions, has launched traqpath, a free application that enables users to conduct simple compliance tracking activities for events affecting their business, by leveraging their mobile device or a Web browser. Read More

FDA To Provide Funding for FSMA Education, Training and Technical Assistance

FDA To Provide Funding for FSMA Education, Training and Technical Assistance

February 2, 2016

FDA has announced two opportunities for funding, in the form of cooperative agreements, to enhance food safety under FSMA. The outreach, education and training needs addressed in these cooperative agreements is to focus on applicable federal preventive controls regulations under FSMA, especially the Produce Safety and Preventive Controls for Human... Read More

Consumers Better Accept GMO Labeling Decisions When Input is Considered

Consumers Better Accept GMO Labeling Decisions When Input is Considered

February 2, 2016

Amid public debate about whether food companies should list genetically modified (GM) ingredients on their labels, that same deliberative process may be crucial to the perceived legitimacy surrounding controversial decisions. A Cornell University study found consumers are more supportive of labeling decisions when they believe the company... Read More

Forbes: 2016 Busy So Far with Recalls

Forbes: 2016 Busy So Far with Recalls

February 2, 2016

Geoff Williams, who covers the business of food for Forbes magazine, noted that food recalls seem to be on the rise in 2016, with 25 issued during the month of January. Read More