Author Archives: msuskova

When food safety is on your radar!

When food is contaminated with foreign bodies, everyone loses, including the consumer, the retailer and the producer. The very real threat this poses to your customers, and to your business, makes this no laughing matter. Food Radar Systems in Sweden is taking the fight against food contamination to a whole new level. It is doing so by detecting foreign bodies that are invisible to […]

Residues of mineral oil in food: Fresenius conference in Düsseldorf discussed the need for action and minimisation strategies

Mineral oil saturated hydrocarbons (MOSH) and mineral oil aromatic hydrocarbons (MOAH) can seep into foodstuffs from food packaging materials made of recycled paper which may, for example, contain printer’s ink. The body can easily absorb MOSH and MOAH from food. These then accumulate in body fat and the organs, such as the spleen and the […]

CARREFOUR AND SGS LAUNCH VISUAL TRUST IN CHINA

Carrefour and SGS launched the Visual Trust initiative during the National Food Safety Week in Beijing on July 1, 2017, in the presence of Chinese authorities, business associations, large retailers and the media. Visual Trust is an end-to-end digital solution that allows Chinese shoppers to check the quality and origins of their purchases by scanning food with […]