TAG March 25, 2021 0 Comments

[kc_row _id="408857"][kc_column _id="814188"][kc_title text="VGhlIFRpdGxl" _id="553937" post_title="yes" type="h1"][kc_column_text _id="98313"]Interestingly, the term import is not specifically defined in the Safe Food for Canadians Act (SFCA) nor its regulations (SFCR). But that does not mean that imports are not regulated. Rather, in

TAG November 24, 2020 0 Comments

FDA Outbreak Table to Communicate Early and Often Last week, the FDA issued a new tool intended to more quickly and frequently communicate foodborne illness outbreak information – prior to the issuance of a public health advisory

TAG November 11, 2020 0 Comments

Understanding the ProposeD Traceability Rule In a follow-up to its proposed Traceability Rule released in October, the FDA has developed resources to help the industry understand the proposed rule requirements and whether or not a facility or

TAG November 5, 2020 0 Comments

Tracking an Outbreak: The Disparities and Challenges There have been a number of outbreaks and clusters of illnesses in the last several months, some of which have tracked back to certain foods and some that have not.

TAG November 5, 2020 0 Comments

With the restrictions that have been imposed throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s likely that just about everyone reading this article has participated in at least one video call – be it through Zoom, Teams, GoToMeeting or some

TAG October 22, 2020 0 Comments

Regulatory Activity of Canada and Mexico Impacts U.S. Food Industry With all that is transpiring in the U.S. today, it can be easy to overlook food industry events occurring in the rest of the world. But there

TAG October 7, 2020 0 Comments

It’s been more than 20 years since Canada last updated its food nutrition labelling requirements – but Health Canada’s new regulation makes up for that with some very noteworthy changes to requirements. The regulation and its requirements

TAG August 6, 2020 0 Comments

Microbial contaminants in flour is not a new issue and continue to cause consternation for millers and suppliers of flour. A recent report from Germany will likely put this issue back in the spotlight and again illustrate

TAG June 11, 2020 0 Comments

Early this year, FDA began increasing FSVP inspections and issuing 483s and Warning Letters (,,as we discussed ,,in a newsletter). Then the pandemic hit, and FDA issued a statement that it would temporarily not enforce FSMA requirements

TAG October 22, 2019 0 Comments

In September’s FSMA Friday Webinar, TAG Vice President, Regulatory Affairs Cameron Prince discussed Importer Preventive Controls Under the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations (SFCR) – a critical topic for those who ship to Canada. U.S.-based companies can

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