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Breaking Down Food Traceability Myths

Between stricter FDA regulations regarding food product safety and increased consumer demand for product transparency, food companies small and large need to prioritize food traceability in their day-to-day operations. 

FDA Webinar: An Overview of FSMA 204 Fundamentals

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has major plans in store to improve food safety and supply chain transparency. To wrap up 2022, the FDA held a webinar covering the essential aspects of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Final Rule. They provided detailed information on the legislation, plus some tools and tips to help businesses prepare for the change leading up to the 2026 compliance date.

Navigating Food Compliance in 2022: A Focus on Food Traceability

Each year, companies lose millions of dollars to food recalls. While your company’s brand and reputation are on the line when it comes to pulling a potentially harmful product off the shelves, what’s even more important is the threat of harming the consumer if you don’t do it quickly and efficiently. 

Key Components of a FSMA Food Safety Plan

The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) works to prevent foodborne illnesses in the United States by providing the FDA with more regulatory power. It can be categorized into seven rules:

FSMA 204 the Final Rule: The Roadmap to Enhanced Traceability Recordkeeping


The Final Rule for Section 204 Is Here!  

“FoodLogiQ commends the FDA for their tireless efforts and rigor in finalizing FSMA 204. This groundbreaking rule will truly help the food industry bend the curve of foodborne illness. FoodLogiQ looks forward to participating in the work ahead to achieve this vision of a safer, more traceable food system. Working together, we can move the food industry forward with the New Era of Smarter Food Safety, putting in place more effective, modern approaches to food traceability, and advance the use of tech-enabled solutions.” 

Julie McGill, Vice President of Supply Chain Strategy & Insights

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