Food Safety Exchange

Created and shared by industry experts, this global information and events platform is a must for all involved in food and beverage manufacturing.

News

  • What is Food Safety Culture?

    Article
    It is more or less impossible to have a conversation about the current state of food production without hearing the phrase Food Safety Culture come up. While one could be forgiven for thinking this is just another buzzword, the concept of building and maintaining a food safety culture has become a part of industry standards and best practices for food production. So what exactly is Food Safety Culture? For a start, it goes beyond just having a s...
  • Choosing the Right Metal Detection System

    Article
    When used as part of a company-wide approach to food product safety, a metal detection system is an essential piece of equipment to protect consumers and the brand reputation of manufacturers. But wi...
  • Sources of Metal Contamination in Food Production

    Article
    Metal is one of the most commonly found contaminants in food products. Any metal that is introduced during the production process or is present in raw materials, can cause production downtime, seriou...
  • IFS Launches a New Development Tool: The IFS Pathway

    IFS Launches a New Development Tool: The IFS Pathway

    Article
    IFS has recently introduced the IFS Pathway, a brand-new IFS Tool. This interactive platform offers many valuable technical resources that help companies implement the IFS Requirements and improve co...

Downloads

  • Get To Know Key Food Trends for Laboratory Weighing

    Case Study
    Are you familiar with the newest food trends shaping the future of the industry? Download the case study to learn about new trends in food segment and their impact on laboratory workflows, including weighing and moisture content determination. Additionally, the case study explains how the industry can benefit from wide range of solutions for laboratory weighing in R&D and QC.
  • Moisture Content in Meat Alternatives

    Application Note
    Nowadays more and more consumers expect a meat-like experience when eating plant-based meat analogues. A crucial factor in mimicking conventional meat is similar structure. The texture, juiciness and...
  • Effective Service Through the Life of Your Equipment

    Guide
    Service approaches to maximize product inspection equipment effectiveness Product inspection equipment supports compliance with product safety standards and regulations. However, the equipment is o...
  • Practical Tips for Metal Detection Selection

    Guide
    Food manufacturers have to be able to meet the requirements of Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) and the broader needs of industry regulations and standards. This needs to be achiev...

Videos

  • Detecting Glass-in-Glass Contamination with X-ray Inspection

    Webinar
    This on-demand webinar, Detecting Glass-in-Glass Contamination with X-ray Inspection, explores the risks and solutions available to overcome the damaging effects of glass-in-glass contamination. Glass containers are one of the most challenging types of packaging to inspect, mainly because the most likely primary contaminant is glass, which is the same material and density as the packaging itself. With increasingly stringent safety regulations wo...
  • 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 ...
  • 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...

Events

  • Live Webinar: Weight Estimated Symbol - Everything You Want to Know

    Webinar
    Minimal resource consumption, Maximum profitability, Regulatory compliance A live webinar event explaining the weight estimated symbol. In this webinar we discuss several topics related to the weight estimated symbol, refreshing your memory about its functions and rules. A simple refresher of the rules of the weight estimated symbol and how they function in practice: What was that symbol again? Why was the weight estimated symbol developed? W...
  • Live Webinar: X-ray Inspection On Glass Packaging

    Webinar
    Secrets of X-ray Inspection Revealed In this live webinar, we walk you through the ins and outs of an x-ray system capable of detecting contamination (including glass) in glass packaging. Glass is a...
  • On-demand webinar: how to automate metal detector testing

    On-demand Webinar: How to Automate Metal Detector Testing

    Webinar
    Compliance Assurance for Throat and Gravity Fall Metal Detectors This on-demand webinar - How to Automate Metal Detector Testing - is designed to help food manufacturers to better understand how to o...
  • On demand webinar: How to select the correct metal detection system

    How to Select the Correct Metal Detection System

    Webinar
    Exploring Benefits for Brand Protection, OEE, Compliance and Lowering Total Cost of Ownership This on-demand webinar explores how to choose the right metal detection system to invest in and why it is...