Kellogg announced on Monday that it is recalling approximately 10,000 cases of Eggo Nutri-Grain Whole Wheat Waffles due to possible contamination with the bacteria Listeria monocytogenes. However, no one has been sickened by the waffles...Show More Summary
Sharon Nkansah has worked on the food safety frontline in Newham, London, for 10 years, and seen the good, bad and the ugly When you’ve been a food safety inspector for as long as Sharon Nkansah, you know how to smell a rat. “Last month, there was a place I inspected [where] I walked in and you could smell it,” she says. Show More Summary
Data shows more than 500 places caring for vulnerable people, including nurseries and playgroups, require improvement More than 500 care providers in the UK, including 19 hospitals and other NHS facilities, have failed hygiene and food safety inspections, Guardian analysis reveals. Show More Summary
It says drug-resistant bacteria is a “fundamental threat” to the world’s health safety.
Food safety inspectors reveal some of the worst businesses they have encountered While the majority of food businesses – 94% – pass safety inspections, there are a handful that fail to meet standards so flagrantly that not only are they shut down, but their owners are prosecuted. Show More Summary
Ignorance is Swiss, at least when it comes to America’s food supply. There are so many holes in a key food safety process that it raises questions about much of what we eat. Most of the chemicals added to food and beverages – from cheese to chips to chicken soup – are never...
Just as wheat is the staff of life in many human civilizations, it is as important to animals and insects. In fact, they love it, as anyone who has lived near or worked in the wheat fields very well knows. All manner of critters, including deer, birds and rodents will seize the opportunity to dine on... Continue Reading
I used to got to Chipotle Mexican Grill from time to time, usually when I was traveling and not able to get to someplace more interesting or recommended. I very much like the idea of the company: simple, fresh, familiar and thoughtfully raised or grown ingredients assembled right in front [...]
Speedy Foods LLC, in Commerce City, CO, Tuesday recalled approximately 920 pounds of chicken spring roll products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service. Show More Summary
After a string of illnesses at Chipotle Mexican Grill, the restaurant chain is working hard to improve food safety at all stages of production.
Rest easy, America Nearly a year after being rocked by a massive food safety scandal that sickened hundreds, led to a criminal investigation, and sent the chain’s stock tumbling, Chipotle is reassuring customers that its food is safe. Show More Summary
Chipotle touted its improved food safety measures in national newspapers and online.
Presidential candidate Donald Trump gave a speech to the Economic Club of New York about his tax reform plan to “make America great again.” The plan would eliminate some programs he finds annoying, the FDA’s food safety regulations among them. The tax plan, including the FDA provisions, was posted on Trump’s website, but it is no […]
Food safety isn't just a challenge in China - it's a global problem. And while this country does seem to have it's (more than) fair share of food scandals, things seem to have improved with the government passing even tougher food safety laws in 2015. Show More Summary
Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of three guest opinion columns by Jim Mann in recognition of September as National Food Safety Month. The more we learn about norovirus, the clearer the choices are in changing current behaviors. Foodservice operators know a lot about norovirus, especially in how to cope with an outbreak. What... Continue Reading
One of my many pleasant memories of Chile is the sunny Sept. 1 lunch served for 350 people in a huge white tent during the “Conference International Berries 2016” held in Talca. Most of the conversation was in Spanish, putting me at a disadvantage. Every few minutes, I was getting some translated summaries from international... Continue Reading
Freezing food is nature's pause button, according to the frozen food lobby, so there's no need worry about the safety of frozen pizza being served to kids in schools. Unless, of course, that pizza grows some weird green spots—as wasShow More Summary
BERLIN (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of people protested in European cities on Saturday against planned free trade deals with the United States and Canada they say would undermine democracy and lower food safety, environmental and labor standards.
Tucson Tamale Wholesale Company LLC of Tucson, AZ, is recalling approximately 915 pounds of beef tamale products that contain meat produced without the benefit of federal inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Friday. Show More Summary
It looks like “The Donald” is trying to expand his bromances from Vladimir Putin to a broader group of guys — including me. In a Trump fact sheet posted online Thursday, which was then removed and saved thanks to @nycsouthpaw, the campaign highlighted a number of “specific regulations to be eliminated” under the Trump economic plan:... Continue Reading