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Global Food Safety Initiative Starts New Chapter as CEO-led Coalition of Action

Press Release

33 CGF Members Join the All-New Coalition and Will Be Governed by New Steering Committee

GFSI Becomes Eighth Coalition of Action Under the Stewardship of The Consumer Goods Forum

Majid Al Futtaim Taps IBM Food Trust to Deliver Food Traceability Across Carrefour Stores Using Blockchain Technology

Summary: 
  • Strategic collaboration offers Carrefour customers the benefit of end-to-end product visibility-promoting food quality, credibility and safety
  • IBM Food Trust to allow Carrefour to efficiently document and locate products through manufacturing, processing, distribution and handling
  • The comprehensive history of the product, including production process, halal and hygiene certifications, date of birth, nutrition information and temperature data, will be readily available to customers in stores.
Press Release
  • Strategic collaboration offers Carrefour customers the benefit of end-to-end product visibility-promoting food quality, credibility and safety
  • IBM Food Trust to allow Carrefour to efficiently document and locate products through manufacturing, processing, distribution and handling
  • The comprehensive history of the product, including production process, halal and hygiene certifications, date of birth, nutrition information and temperature data, will be readily available to customers in stores.

How Accurate & Harmonised Product Data Streamlines Global Industry Operations & Builds Consumer Trust

This blog was written and contributed by: Andrea Schlossarek, Director, Corporate Master Data Management METRO AG
Blog

Presently, it is near impossible to accurately estimate the number of products traded across global markets, and even more so to understand how many of them have unique identifiers and find each product’s history and associated details. Data inconsistencies lead to costly workarounds and manual alternations. For businesses, this can be harmful to operations and complicate supply chains. And for consumers, this lack of clarity can lead to a reduced or total lack of trust.

Tork Helps Restaurants Meet Guests' Hygiene Expectations

Summary: 

The award-winning Tork Xpressnap® dispenser range – a fully enclosed napkin system that protects napkins from dirt, spills and unnecessary contact – supports restaurants in making their guests feel safer and promotes better hygiene practices.

Press Release

The award-winning Tork Xpressnap® dispenser range – a fully enclosed napkin system that protects napkins from dirt, spills and unnecessary contact – supports restaurants in making their guests feel safer and promotes better hygiene practices.

Collaboration Is Key to Scaling Regenerative Agriculture

By Roya Sabri
Article

It’s been almost a year since grocery shelves around the world emptied as coronavirus hit the news. These large-scale — and in some cases long-term — shortages revealed vulnerabilitiesin our centralized food systems and globalized supply chains.

Black & Veatch, Oncor Consulting Launch Passport™ Certification Program to Enhance Workplace, Commercial Property Safety

Certification effort will leverage Black & Veatch’s COVID-19 services suite as a platform to provide new facility, population health solutions to commercial property, franchise owners and education sites
Press Release

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., December 8, 2020 /3BL Media/ – There’s a need to forge alliances and working groups to mitigate the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact. Oncor Consulting is among those leading the charge, collaborating with Black & Veatch through their health and safety solutions alliance to deliver a holistic approach to managing population health and creating healthy spaces to work and learn.

Organics Diversion Opportunity: Are We Wasting It?

Finding common ground on the benefits and drawbacks of banning or limiting organics disposal in favor of diversion through composting or digestion
Article

Tetra Tech’s Debra Darby and Tom Bilgri collaborated on an article discussing the ongoing debate about the benefits and costs of diverting organics from the municipal solid waste (MSW) stream. Here we present a summary of their differing points of view and the common ground they arrived at.

The article originally ran in Waste Advantage Magazine’s August 2020 issue.

Responsibly Achieving a Food Secure World With Mosaic

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Did you know fertilizer accounts for up to 60% of crop yields? Together, we can responsibly achieve a food secure world.

See how we’re contributing with the implementation of 4R Nutrient Stewardship.

How Melba Wilson Is Keeping Her NYC Comfort Food Restaurant Afloat During COVID-19 With PayPal

Blog

When New York City restaurateur Melba Wilson first heard about the COVID-19 pandemic, she didn’t think it would come knocking on her eponymous eatery’s door. She is a resilient native New Yorker, after all. But on March 16, she had to temporarily close the dine in portion of her popular comfort food restaurant in Harlem, lay off staff, and secure emergency government funding to try to stay afloat.

Ecolab's 2030 Impact Goals Advance Sustainable and Productive Operations to Help Industry Achieve Greater Purpose

New goals will drive further ambitious progress on water, carbon, food safety and public health
Press Release

ST. PAUL, Minn., July 15, 2020  /3BL Media/ – By 2030, there will be an additional billion people in the world, placing greater demand on natural resources. To help companies sustainably address growing demand, Ecolab Inc. has launched its ambitious 2030 Impact Goals to significantly increase the company’s positive impact within its own operations and through its work with customers.

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