Food Safety

Discover the latest in food safety changes, enhancements and regulations.

ARTICLES

IOI Loders Croklaan North America achieves SQF–Level 3 Certification

The producer of palm-based fats and oils to the global food industry achieves SQF–Level 3 Certification for its Channahon, IL, facility.


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Peanut case a crucial lesson in food safety

Federal prosecutors see the Peanut Corp. of America convictions in the food poisoning trial as a victory for consumers. They say they represent a stern warning to others who may be tempted to place profits over food safety.


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AIB launches environmental monitoring service

Helping to meet the needs of food manufacturing companies across the globe, the American Institute of Baking International's (AIB) new Environmental Monitoring Consulting service can help clients comply with the FDA’s Food Safety Modernization Act (FMSA).


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Processing Technology: Turning up the Heat

Reliability, flexibility, consistent product quality, easy sanitation and high-volume output are just some of the things bakers and snack producers want from a new oven or fryer. 


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2014 Bakery of the Year: Capistrano's Wholesale Bakery

‘Going from good to great’ is a pervasive theme at Phoenix-based Capistrano’s Bakery. So is the phrase, ‘It Can Be Done.’ This rather quiet, wholesale artisan baker works hard to ensure that its products are tasty, innovative and what its customers want. 


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A look at kill-step validation

Food safety is increasingly becoming a global challenge. Recent foodborne illness outbreaks involving a wide range of food products have clearly shown that food pathogens such as Salmonella, Listeria and E. coli have breached their natural habitats. 


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AIB names president of AIBI Certification Services

Stephanie Lopez, AIB International’s vice president for food-safety services innovation, replaces Gary Skrdlant as president of AIBI Certification Services.
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Blue Diamond Growers’ dream plant cooks up healthy almond snacks

Using advanced technology, a cross-functional operational strategy and effective collaboration tools, Blue Diamond’s ‘dream plant,’ a multimillion-dollar almond-processing facility in Turlock, CA, is a reality. The nearly 200,000-sq.-ft. site sets new standards of excellence for food safety, processing and building innovation. 


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2015 Food Safety Summit announces advisory board members

The Educational Advisory Board (EAB) will set the direction for the content of the summit’s education program.


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Schwebel’s Youngstown bakery cleared to reopen

Test results from an independent, certified lab confirm that the Listeria species found at the location does not pose a public health risk.


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EVENTS

Webinar

Food Plant of the Future: Building Realistic Sustainability into Food and Beverage Plants

9/9/09
Online
Contact: Jamie Tunison
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Using cost-effective design solutions, food and beverage processing facilities can meet the rigorous performance demands required in a processing and production environment and, at the same time, focus on sustainability. 

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Food Plant of the Future: Advancing Food Safety through Sanitary Design

3/1/10
Online
Contact: Jamie Tunison
On-Demand Food and beverage companies work hard to consistently deliver safe products because they understand that the stakes are extremely high for the public and for their companies. Read More

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Food Plant of the Future: Raising the Bar on Plant Air Quality

4/26/12
Contact: Jamie Tunison
On-Demand:Exclusively for thought-leaders in food and beverage processing facility management, Food Plant of the Future webinars are presented by Hixson, a leading design and engineering firm of food processing facilities in North America.

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Food Plant of the Future: Hazardous Materials Storage and Use

11/8/12
Online
Contact: Adam Thomas

On-Demand: Concerns over food safety, reliability, and traceability get a great deal of attention within plants.  Yet the highly regulated – but often-overlooked – concern for the storage and use of hazardous materials is also important.

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Food Plant of the Future: Global Food Safety Impact on Facilities

4/25/13
Online
Contact: Adam Thomas

On-Demand: SQF 2000, FSMA, ISO 22000/PAS220 and other standards continue to gain traction in an attempt to create safer foods and beverages.

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2014 Bakery of the Year: Capistrano's Wholesale Bakery, Phoenix AZ

Here’s a look at Capistrano’s Bakery, our 2014 Bakery of the Year.

11/7/13 2:00 pm EST

Food Plant of the Future: The Future of Wastewater Management

Available On-Demand Effective management of wastewater is becoming increasingly critical to food and beverage processors as the cost for incoming water increases...

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