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The high cost of food fraud, and how to stop it

Food fraud can have a devastating impact on consumers and companies alike. All cases involve defrauding consumers, and in the worst case scenarios, people can get sick or die. This article will review some recent high-profile cases of food fraud and the effect they’ve had on consumer trust. It will then identify several technology solutions companies can use to prevent food fraud along their supply chains.
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The FSMA Intentional Adulteration Rule: Tools to Help You Comply

The Intentional Adulteration Rule is the final FSMA rule to go into enforcement. The compliance deadline for large businesses is July 26, 2019 — a little less than eight months away. If you haven’t started preparing your food defense plan yet, now’s the time. This article provides a brief overview of the rule and its requirements, and then highlights a few tools and technologies you can use on your path to compliance.
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Boosting holiday food safety through consumer education

In just a few short weeks, people across the country will sit down to Thanksgiving dinner. A few weeks after that, families will gather again for a variety of holiday celebrations. While these gatherings will take many different forms, there’s one thing they all have in common: food. Not only do avid cooks pull out all of the stops to show off their culinary prowess, but even people who rarely cook the rest of the year dust off their cookbooks and don aprons.
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Understanding the basics of food safety regulations

Food safety regulations affect all participants in the food supply chain, from farm to table. With 48 million Americans becoming ill and 3,000 dying from foodborne pathogens, food safety regulations are paramount for public health. For all in the food industry, managing food safety risks and adhering to food safety regulations should be regarded as more than economic and legal imperatives.
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2019 American Food Sure brochure is live

On February 2nd and 3rd of 2019, food & beverage professionals from across America and Canada will gather in Chicago for the 2019 American Food Sure Summit. At Food Sure you'll go beyond food safety and quality; you'll embark on a thorough view of the market, covering compliance, regulation, supply chain, manufacturing and technology.
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TraceGains joins the 2019 American Food Sure Summit

We are very proud to announce that TraceGains has joined the American Food Sure Summit once again this year. TraceGains is leading the charge to revolutionize information exchange across the supply chain by offering a cloud-based, automated software solution to mitigate risk, increase transparency and collaboration, and empower 365 Audit Ready™ companies.
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FREE webinar from Dassault Systèmes BIOVIA on September 11

It can be difficult to decide which stages of a product lifecycle to digitalize for the greatest success - where are the quick wins? Join this webinar with Dassault Systèmes BIOVIA as they explore case studies from leading companies to discover what works well in digital formulation and how you could benefit.
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The 2018 American Food Sure presentations are available online

In the lead up to the 2019 American Food Sure Summit (February 4th and 5th 2019, Chicago) we're releasing the presentations from last year's event. Sessions from a variety of outstanding speakers are available to browse online in the Content Zone along with industry surveys, reports, articles, white papers, interviews with speakers, and webinars.
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We're one of the Top Food Safety Events!

We're very honoured that Intact has included us in their Top Food Safety Events list. This list covers the top rated food safety events throughout the world. It focuses on events that take food safety to the next level by incorporating a broader view on the subject matter.
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First speakers announced

The 2019 American Food Sure Summit (February 4th and 5th 2019, Chicago) already has a number of outstanding speakers confirmed to discuss the challenges the industry will be facing in the future.
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American Food Sure 2019 agenda is now live

The 2019 Food Sure Summit will cover subjects ranging from safety, quality, compliance, regulation, food supply chains, manufacturing and technology. Speakers join every day. Confirmed speakers include top level executives from the FBI, American Frozen Foods Institute, Bumble Bee Foods, and other great companies
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