Pathogen Detection From Farm-to-Fork “A Myth” Spurring Need for Innovation

Pathogen Detection From Farm-to-Fork “A Myth” Spurring Need for Innovation »

By Suzanne Osborne The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) holds the promise of food safety from “farm-to-fork” using
Are Pathogens Sneaking Past Your Sampling Method? Automate to Minimize Your Business Risk

Are Pathogens Sneaking Past Your Sampling Method? Automate to Minimize Your Business Risk »

By Martha Stone Professionals in the food safety arena know that the FDA’s new approach for FSMA is prevention of, rather than reaction to, foodborne illness outbreaks. But a
Research Efforts Lower the Safety Risk of Germicidal Ultraviolet Lights

Research Efforts Lower the Safety Risk of Germicidal Ultraviolet Lights »

By Dr. Suzanne Osborne A new twist on an old technology means the food industry could soon harness greater benefits from ultraviolet (UV)
Robotics and Cleaning: Is the Trend Your Friend?

Robotics and Cleaning: Is the Trend Your Friend? »

By Mark W. Warner Outbreaks of food-borne illnesses are big news these days and they can often be traced back to an unintentional
3D and Lab-Grown Foods Gaining Ground on More Traditional Fare. But Are They Safe?

3D and Lab-Grown Foods Gaining Ground on More Traditional Fare. But Are They Safe? »

By Jaan Koel Because of the unique food safety and other benefits it provides, 3D food printing is revolutionizing food production, and sales
Blockchain Technology Set to Revolutionize Food Safety in Supply Chains

Blockchain Technology Set to Revolutionize Food Safety in Supply Chains »

By Tomaž Levak, Žiga Drev, and Branimir Rakić We’ve all heard the term “Blockchain” by now but what exactly is it, and has
How Will Banning Antibiotic Growth Promoters Affect Food Safety?

How Will Banning Antibiotic Growth Promoters Affect Food Safety? »

By Suzanne Osborne The 1950s, marked by relative wealth for post-war Americans and Europeans, saw an explosion in the demand for meat. When
Are You Really In Control Of Your Facility’s Pest Control?

Are You Really In Control Of Your Facility’s Pest Control? »

By Jim Fredericks Food processors and packagers are faced with an array of challenges regarding pest control, and there are many reasons pests
Temperature Control and Food Safety Software: An Evolving Discipline

Temperature Control and Food Safety Software: An Evolving Discipline »

By Steven Burton Temperature monitoring has always been a major food safety issue and regulators continue to turn up the heat, particularly with
Chickening out on Campylobacter in the UK: More Progress Needed

Chickening out on Campylobacter in the UK: More Progress Needed »

By Suzanne Osborne, Ph.D If every UK chicken contaminated with Campylobacter went to a football game today, you could fill Wembley Stadium, an