food safety

Leaders From 50 Countries Convene at GFSI 2022 to Deliver Impact for Safe Sustainable Food

The GFSI Conference returns in person for three days of dialogue and networking in Barcelona
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BARCELONA, Spain, March 31, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The first in-person GFSI Conference in two years closed this afternoon following three days of discussion around the theme of Delivering Impact for Safe Sustainable Food.

Global Food Safety Initiative Calls for Faster Action on Sustainable Development Goals

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PARIS & BARCELONA, Spain, March 29, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) today launches a campaign to collate the views of the food safety community on the action needed to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals linked to food safety.

Global Food Safety Initiative Steering Committee Meets to Share Progress in Advancing Food Safety Best Practice

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  • GFSI SteerCo meets to share progress on Race to the Top Framework, Benchmarking Requirements, Governance structure, Capability Building and the Government to Business Forum
  • GFSI marks anniversary as a Coalition of Action of The Consumer Goods Forum by demonstrating transparent approach

Global Food Safety Initiative Sets First-Ever Benchmarking Requirements for Food Safety Auditor Training and Development

A feature designed to boost take-up of critical role
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PARIS, November 4, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI), a Coalition of Action of The Consumer Goods Forum, has today launched the first-ever set of Benchmarking Requirements for food safety auditor Professional Recognition Bodies. By raising the profile of the profession of auditing, and focusing entry requirements on competence, the aim is to attract and retain talents into this vital profession.

Top 7 Strategies for Aseptic Food Processing

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Ensuring that shelf-stable food products are fit for human consumption is a complex process requiring exacting care of many factors.

GFSI Welcomes Four New Members Into Coalition of Action

Develey, Kerry, Spinneys and Sysco Showcase Commitment to Delivering Safe Food to People Everywhere
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PARIS, August 16, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI; the Coalition), The Consumer Goods Forum’s Coalition of Action on food safety, is pleased to announce that four more companies have joined its ranks. The four companies – Develey, Kerry, Spinneys and Sysco – are now part of a unique group that is collaborating across borders to ensure safe food for everyone.

GFSI Welcomes the Return of the China Focus Day, As Regional Impact Takes Centre Stage

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BEIJING and PARIS, July 7, 2021 /3BL Media/ The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) Coalition of Action on food safety, Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI; the Coalition) is pleased to announce the return of the GFSI China Focus Day on 19th July 2021.

In a New Online Film Series, the Consumer Goods Forum Illustrates the Power of the Consumer Goods Sector to Create Better Lives Through Better Business

Produced by BBC StoryWorks Commercial Productions, this exploratory online video series travels from the North Pole to South America and around the world to meet the people and businesses creating better lives through better business
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PARIS, June 23, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The world is facing challenges today that will define future generations: repairing some of the damage already done while asking more of already stretched ecosystems seems an impossible task.

Plastic Waste, Food Safety and Food Waste: How Interconnected Are They?

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In the latest episode of the CGF Podcast, host Louise Chester speaks to fellow CGF colleagues Erica Sheward, Director of the Global Food Safety Initiative, and Ignacio Gavilan, Director of Sustainability, who leads the CGF’s Coalitions of Action on Plastic Waste and Food Waste.


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