The Food Safety Professional's Recall Checklist

If you think twice every time you purchase a jar of peanut butter, you’re not alone. The reasons for food recalls range from contamination with a pathogen, such as E. coli, a foreign object, such as glass, a nutrient imbalance or undeclared allergens.

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Sponsor: FoodLogiQ




FSMA 101: The Must-Know Facts about the Food Safety Modernization Act

The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) is the largest piece of food safety legislation in the last 70 years. What does that mean for you, as a restaurant operator?

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: FoodLogiQ




WEBINAR: How to be FDA Calorie Compliant and Still Create Killer Menu Boards

Join WAND Corporation as they walk through the finer points of the menu labeling requirement including best-in-class menu design tips and a case study from McAlister’s Deli. This webinar is a must-attend if you’re in the process of (or planning to) add caloric counts to your menus in the near future.

Type: Webinar

Sponsor: WAND Corporation


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Why the problem of restaurant pathogens REALLY may have a "silver" lining

A non-toxic type of cleaner that kills pathogens with a form of ionized silver is spreading in use after showing great results in several chains nationally.

The peanut butter (allergy) crunch heard ‘round the country

In what should serve as a cautionary tale for the entire foodservice industry, Panera Bread faces a $500,000 lawsuit over a grilled cheese sandwich contaminated with peanut butter.

Getting your food safety plan FSMA-ready

Food safety training and FSMA preparation are critical components of successful food companies, and in this webinar FoodLogiQ and Gary Coleman will teach you the most important facts about food safety training.

How FSMA impacts the retail industry

Food safety and FSMA preparation are critical components of retail food companies, and in this webinar FoodLogiQ and Gina Kramer of Savour Food Safety International will teach you the most important facts about food safety in retail.

FSMA webinar: Managing certifications across your supply chain

Certifications are an important aspect of your food supply chain management, and in this webinar FoodLogiQ and Matt Regusci of WQS Food Verification and TrainToComply will teach you the most important facts about your certifications and what they mean for FSMA.

5 ways to protect your brand from food-safety crises

Industry execs discussed food-safety best practices at the Restaurant Franchising and Innovation Summit in Dallas.

It's time to break the pencil: What employees need to know about food safety

With multiple locations and an ever-changing labor force, how can restaurants be confident the food they sell is safe and that every employee is acting responsibly when it comes to food safety?

At the Summit: How to create a franchise-friendly supply chain

The supply chain is often the thorn in the side of franchisors, especially those that have brands spread nationwide or globally.

How to efficiently train your staff about food allergies

Very minute or even trace amounts of a food can cause a reaction in a highly sensitive patient. However, these are often all preventable with the proper education on how to work with food allergies in your kitchen environment.

5 little missteps that are killing your kitchen

Here are a few missteps you are likely to make that hinder you from maximizing your weekly cooking efforts.

NYC surpassing salt ruling?

Although chain restaurants in New York City are required to put a saltshaker icon on menu items that contain more than 2,300 milligrams of sodium, a Manhattan appeals court on Monday said those that don’t comply will not be subject to the $200 fine that had been part of the law.

5 strategies to reassure consumers about food safety

Consumers now hold restaurants to higher standards than ever, forcing brands to reassure them about the safety of their food.

Fast-food breakfast is 'top food story' of the year

Three of this year's top-10 stories revolved around the fast food industry: Domino's new emoji ordering option ranked as No. 7 and the availability of alcohol at fast food locations, such as some Starbucks and Taco Bell locations, came in at No. 9.

Get with the compliance program: A 4-step, mobile process

Formalizing a process isn’t about adding an extra step to bog employees down, it’s about creating a proof point to measure compliance with assorted regulations.

Controlling the supply chain is key to preventing E. coli outbreaks

Just like with any sports team, the food supply chain is only as strong as its weakest link.

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Consumer awareness of food safety is growing as government regulations tighten. Restaurant operators must also stay aware of food safety issues and provide training to employees. Check out this research center for the latest news and best practices.

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