• Posts Tagged ‘gfsi’

    Request for Comments on the GFSI Benchmarking Requirement Version 8 Draft Including Food Fraud

    by John Spink • June 26, 2019 • Blog • 0 Comments

    Recently, the GFSI public request for comments on the Version 8 draft was due. While the deadline has passed, if you have significant comments or concerns, you can still submit comments.  To link to the  Version 8 draft of GFSI Benchmarking Requirements see: https://www.mygfsi.com/news-resources/latest-news/1755-first-consultation-for-version-8.html Key Take-Aways Food fraud requirements are not going away! The...

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    Review of GFSI Food Fraud Technical Document, May 2018

    by John Spink • May 17, 2018 • Blog • 0 Comments

    Last week on May 9, 2018, the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) published a Food Fraud Technical Document titled “Tackling Food Fraud Through Food Safety Management Systems,” which outlines the new compliance requirements. Some requirements may be surprising or lead to audit non-conformances but the basic principles are not new. In addition to this...

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    Report – Applying Enterprise Risk Management to Food Fraud Prevention with a Case Study Example of a Food Fraud Management System

    by John Spink • September 16, 2017 • Blog • 0 Comments

    This is a follow-up to our March 2017 MSU Food Fraud Initiative Report (FFIR) on “The Role of Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) in Food Fraud Prevention.” Our new report expands to the applications built around a case study of a complex Food Fraud management system. Key concepts addressed are risk versus vulnerability, as well...

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    Review – GFSI Guidance Document Version 7.1

    by John Spink • April 28, 2017 • Blog • 0 Comments

    Yesterday the GFSI Benchmarking Requirements (Guidance Document) Version 7.1 was published soon after Version 7 was published February 27, 2017. Regarding Food Fraud, there were NO modifications or clarifications. Link: http://www.mygfsi.com/news-resources/news/press-releases/670-version-7-1-of-gfsi-s-benchmarking-requirements-furthering-harmonisation.html The GFSI press release mentioned that the changes that were made are important due to discussions with FDA regarding the Food Safety Modernization...

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