The changes are based on the input received during an outreach to stakeholders and valuable input received from farmers and others directly affected by the rules, including thousands of comments were submitted electronically during the comment period.
FDA’s deputy commissioner for foods and veterinary medicine Michael Taylortells attendees at the United Fresh Produce Association Washington Conference not to expect comment period extensions for the reproposed rules regarding FSMA.
Defining, building and storing traceability records throughout a manufacturing cycle for reference in response to an audit, recall or quality issue can be labor intensive and require numerous steps in the traceability chain when done manually.
The Joliet building becomes the fourth Interstate Warehousing facility to earn this certification, joining the Murfreesboro, Tenn., Franklin, Ind. and Hamilton, Ohio locations which have previously received SQF Level 2 Certification.
As a result of recent food safety scandals, the public’s understanding of and appetite for food traceability and safety information has never been greater. Consumers and retailers now expect easy access to information on how and where food was...
The massive hack impacts their umbrella of stores, as well, including Albertson's Acme, Jewel-Osco, Shaw's and Star Market supermarkets, as well as SuperValu's Cub Foods, Hornbacher's, Farm Fresh, Shop 'N Save and Shoppers Food & Pharmacy.