Food Safety Exchange

Be sure to check back frequently for news, events, resources and videos relevant to the Food industry!

News

  • How Can I Make My Food Safety Training More Effective

    Article
    COVID 19 Pandemic – the perfect time to review your food safety training programme You should “never waste a good crisis” according to Winston Churchill and I agree. On the off chance that you have not already done so, this crisis would be the perfect time to review your food safety training programme. In many cases I am sure you have been using the basis of this training for COVID 19 training too – handwashing, correct wearing of existing and ...
  • Food Safety in Your Refrigerator

    Article
    Food safety is everyone’s responsibility – that responsibility stretches from the farmer to the producers and manufacturer, to the retailers and restaurants, all the way through to the consumer. That...
  • Managing Foreign Body Contamination in Certification Audits

    Expert Talk
    Foreign bodies in food not only pose a health risk to consumers, but can also have far reaching consequences for food producers and can permanently damage a brand. One way to detect any weak points i...
  • How Food and Beverage Companies Can Overcome Supply Chain Disruptions

    Article
    The food and beverage industry faces many challenges. Responding quickly to fast-changing consumer demands, increasing requirements for food safety and regulatory compliance and improving productivit...

Downloads

  • Dynamic Precision Weighing: Challenges and Innovations

    White Paper
    The ability to weigh products as they travel on a production line and deliver a consistently accurate result is a crucial part of the quality control process. With regulations mandating weights and measures in the industry, accuracy is a must. This white paper goes into the way dynamic weighing works, and the technology involved. When evaluating a dynamic weighing solution, it is useful to have an understanding of not just the technology involve...
  • Maintaining Compliance Standards with X-ray Inspection

    Case Study
    Ensuring product safety and brand protection is critical for food manufacturers. It is important to maintain quality standards, especially when a company expands or wants to reach international marke...
  • Minimizing False Rejects Caused by Product Effect

    Infographic
    In the food industry, many of the products being inspected for metal contamination exhibit a phenomenon known as 'product effect'. This is where the product's own characteristics produce a signal sim...
  • UV/Vis Applications for Beer Quality Control

    Guide
    Color Testing with UV/Vis Spectrophotometers Ensures Standard Production Quality Brewing companies around the world commonly use color testing to ensure consistent quality between different batches. ...

Videos

  • On-Demand Webinar: Sensor Handling and Maintenance

    Webinar
    Struggling with pH Measurements? Benefit from the experience of the subject experts and easily overcome the measurement challenges faced during your pH analysis. Learn the right set of skills along with some good measuring practices while performing the pH measurements. Understand the importance of using a specialized sensor as per your sample needs. The accuracy of a pH measurement relies mainly on sensor handling and sensor maintenance. For a...
  • Why Code Checks Are Important

    Video
    Have you ever had to wait longer than usual in a supermarket line because a barcode couldn't be scanned at the checkout? This has probably happened to each of us at some point and is not only annoyin...
  • On Demand Webinar: Metal Detection, X-ray Inspection or Both?

    Webinar
    This webinar discusses the basic principles, pros, and cons of both technologies, and guides you through making the right choice of installing a metal detection system, x-ray inspection system or bot...
  • On Demand Webinar: Overcoming Product Effect in Metal Detection

    Webinar
    This free on demand webinar explains how to overcome product effect to detect more metal in challenging applications. Overcoming product effect can be a challenge when inspecting wet/conductive produ...

Events

  • Tradeshow: WestPack Packaging 2021

    Tradeshow
    WestPack 2021 is California's largest packaging trade show taking place from 10th - 12th August 2021 at Anaheim Convention Centre. This event brings together suppliers and distributors focused on creative packaging solutions and efficient automation systems. The event showcases the latest techniques, technologies and products in: Packaging machinery Printing and labelling solutions Packaging design solutions focused specifically on beer and s...
  • Live Webinar: Vision Inspection Secrets

    Webinar
    Join our Live Webinar on 23rd August at 11am ET Learn in our webinar Vision Inspection Secrets the secrets the pros use to avoid typical challenges that arise when inspecting packaging on a producti...
  • Live Webinar: Automated Data Integrity

    Webinar
    Problems and Solutions This webinar shows how automatic data integrity for the data flow in a quality control lab can be achieved in a lean and efficient way. Improve data quality and sample throughp...