SEPC: Translating science into action

- General News
Some of the smartest people in the produce industry work in food safety, but if that work isn’t turned into something useable and explained to the rest of the industry, it won’t be as effective.

Fullei Fresh recalls organic bean sprouts

- General News

Fullei Fresh of Miami, Florida is voluntarily recalling Organic Bean Sprouts because it has the potential …

Harmonized Standard Audit now available

- General News
To reduce audit fatigue, the produce industry collaborated to develop the technical requirements of the Harmonized Standard nearly a decade ago.

FDA releases imported food safety guide

- General News

The Food and Drug Administration released a statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., and Deputy …

Listeria find prompts value-added green bean, squash recall

- General News
As a precautionary measure, Southern Specialties is recalling all products that were repacked at its facility on the same repacking line as the supplier’s product. None of the products have tested positive.

Food Safety Update: The future of food safety

- Produce Blueprints

While the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) covers worker training, hygiene, and myriad topics, others are …

Nogales: Protecting food safety

- Produce Blueprints

When it comes to thorny issue of food safety, a technology initiative called Trellis is emerging …

Food Safety Update: Documentation, tracking, and security

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A pivotal part of any food safety plan is documentation and being able to produce the …

Food Safety Update: Starting from scratch

- Produce Blueprints

At Borton & Sons, Inc. in Yakima, WA, the ongoing quest for cleanliness and food safety …

Food Safety Update: Drilling down to specifics

- Produce Blueprints

As anyone in the perishables business knows, the facets of food safety are vast and varied—and …