Archive of July, 2022

Certification Data Access to Enhance Food Safety throughout the Supply Chain
GLOBAL FOOD SAFETY INITIATIVE (GFSI) Launched in 2000, GFSI  is a worldwide industry and retail driven initiative, which mission is to “provide continuous improvement in food safety management systems to ensure confidence in the delivery of safe food to consumers worldwide”. Major international retailers (Walmart, Tesco, Carrefour, Mc Donald’s, …) and food manufacturing concerns (Nestlé, Coca Cola, Danone, …) are involved within GFSI board, technical committee and working groups for setting the common requirements and rules against which food safety management systems shall be benchmarked to get GFSI recognition. GFSI recognition motto is: “once certified, everywhere accepted”. Major buyers and retailers require...