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Unravelling the Complexities of Conformity in Packaged Food

Conformity in packaged food is a big challenge for food manufacturers. There is an increasing demand to produce consistent, high quality and safe products to meet legislative obligations, brand requirements and customer expectations. A new white paper has been published which explores this in detail, and provides guidance for packaged food manufacturers on how they can achieve conformity on their production line – every time.

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Food Safety Europe 2018

BRC Global Standards’ Food Safety Europe 2018 is a one-day conference that will deliver invaluable insights and high-level, constructive knowledge-share, designed specifically to improve European food safety management in retail, food service and manufacturing environments.

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Basics of Titration

Titration is an analytical technique which allows the quantitative determination of a specific substance dissolved in a sample. With this handbook you will get a first introduction to theory and practice of titration.

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Food Productivity Guide

Improving production efficiency is vital to food manufacturers. Consequently, weighing and measuring solutions must be designed to optimize performance, enhance quality control efficiency and boost productivity. This comprehensive revision of the 16-chapter Food Productivity Guide brings you up-to-date ideas for process improvements and cost optimization.

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How to prevent food contamination

Food contamination is a common concern for both consumers and food producers. Contamination can occur at any stage of food preparation or during food processing. In this post we will discuss physical and biological contamination.

  • Physical –  foreign objects
  • Biological –  e.g. bacteria, viruses and parasites 

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Carrefour and SGS launch Visual Trust in China

Carrefour and SGS successfully launched the Visual Trust initiative during the National Food Safety Week in Beijing. Visual Trust is an end-to-end digital solution that allows Chinese shoppers to check the quality and origins of their purchases by scanning food with their smartphones. 

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Work smarter not harder – Optimize lab processes using lean laboratory

In Part 1 of this Lean Lab approach webinar you will be introduced to the basic concepts of Lean Laboratory and the 10 fields of improvement, which enable you to assess the current status of your lab and identify where processes can be optimized to improve efficiency.

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Managing global supply chain under FSMA: challenges, opportunities and strategies

Transparency-One CEO Chris Morrison speaks at the SGS Special Session on FSMA at the Global Food Safety Conference in Houston, Texas (March 1, 2017).

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High detection sensitivity and low power options for tall, rigid container inspection

Packaging that is taller than it is wide can sometimes present a challenge for x-ray inspection. Manufacturers are constantly searching for a solution to ensure product safety and integrity whilst delivering consistent and reliable inspection results for tall and rigid containers such as glass jars, foil pouches and much more. Could this be the solution for your business?

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