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…


SGS, Transparency-One and Mars Food Launch Revolutionary Supply Chain Solution

Mars Food has launched revolutionary supply chain solution Transparency-One, with SGS and supported by Blippar, to help the company realize its 2020 ambition of sourcing UNCLE BEN’S from sustainable sources. SGS and Transparency-One, the next generation of supply chain transparency solutions, will enable Mars Food to share details of its rice supply chain from farm to…

Improved Production Yield Through Computer Based Formulation

High Detection Sensitivity and Low Power Options for Tall, Rigid Container Inspection

Tall, rigid containers are used extensively across the food industry; typical segments include beverages, dairy products, condiments, fruit and vegetables, infant foods, meat and ready meals. These products are frequently packaged in metal cans, foil pouches, cartons, composite cans/tubes and glass containers.  Manufacturers are increasingly integrating x-ray inspection systems into their production lines to minimise…


Partnering To Revolutionize Supply Chain Transparency

SGS and Transparency-One are working with Mars Food and Blippar to revolutionize end-to-end supply chain transparency. Mars Food, with its partners, is exploring new ways to map its supply chains end to end and to connect customers with farmers through verified transparency and image recognition. Introducing The Next Frontier of Supply Chain Transparency Reinventing and revolutionizing the…

Comply With Regulatory Requirements

Validation, Verification and Monitoring – Comply With Regulatory Requirements

This White Paper gives guidance on the essential processes of validation, verification, and routine performance monitoring for in-line product inspection equipment. It is primarily aimed at Quality Managers and Production Managers in food manufacturing organizations, although manufacturers in other industries may also find it relevant. The terms validation, verification, and routine performance monitoring are often…