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Three Considerations When Asked: “Is Our Company ‘Recall Ready’?”

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently finalized guidance surrounding voluntary food recalls, providing steps that companies should take to “quickly and effectively remove volatile products from the market.” 

FoodLogiQ Comments: New Era of Smarter Food Safety Summit on E-Commerce


In October 2021, the FDA held the New Era of Smarter Food Safety Summit on E-Commerce: Ensuring the Safety of Foods Ordered Online and Delivered Directly to Consumers. This summit featured a series of meetings geared towards helping the agency better comprehend how human and animal foods are sold via B2C e-commerce mediums across the United States. The latter is especially important considering the growing number of consumers who have turned to online food ordering, in addition to expanding and adaptive business models. Additionally, the recently held summit comprises a goal set forth within the New Era of Smarter Food Safety blueprint

Six Strategies to Secure Buy-In for Tech-Enabled Traceability [WEBINAR]


As FSMA regulation heats up in the food industry, companies are working to build buy-in and ROI for their traceability investment. The only effective way to manage traceability and ensure all parties are on the same page is by committing to a centralized process and system, and implementing a more modern process. Saving time, improving efficiency and mitigating risks all contribute to a major return on investment for food safety and traceability.

During our upcoming webinar, co-hosted with Zebra Technologies, gain insight into strategies for taking the next step in your traceability journey - and leave with six strategies for building buy-in to get there.

FoodLogiQ Commentary on the FDA's FSMA 204 Proposed Rule


In September 2020, the FDA released a long awaited proposed rule update to the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) section 204. This week the period for public comments on the rule officially closed, marking a deadline for organizations and businesses to provide feedback and guidance on the drafted record keeping requirements. Read an abridged version of FoodLogiQ's comments on the traceability rule below.

The First 100 Days of the New Era of Smarter Food Safety


The FDA hosted a webinar this week taking a retrospective look at the first 100 days of the New Era of Smarter Food Safety, in addition to exploring how the initiative and blueprint will continue to build towards its key goals.

FDA Deputy Commissioner Frank Yiannas led the event, which brought visibility into the two-year roadmap for the agency, and underscored how progress that has already been made fits into the FDA’s broader strategic approach to food safety and technological advancements in the food system, since the New Era of Smarter Food Safety Blueprint was published.

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