Three more final FSMA rules sent to Federal Register

FDA has submitted the final produce safety, foreign supplier verification and third party accreditation rules of the Food Safety Modernization Act to ... continue reading »

FDA orders Idaho juice company to halt operations

FDA has ordered Sun Valley Juice of Ketchum, Idaho, to stop receiving, processing, preparing, packing, holding, and distributing juice until the agenc... continue reading »

FDA to improve process used by food processors

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has completed its review of public comments received on drafts of new process filing forms that acidified and l... continue reading »

FDA schedules public meeting on FSMA Preventive Controls rules

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced today a public meeting to offer the opportunity for discussion on the recently finalized rules on pr... continue reading »

Appeeling Fruit voluntarily recalls limited production of sliced apples

Appeeling Fruit in Dauberville, Pennsylvania is voluntarily recalling a limited number of consumer packages of fresh sliced apples with Best-if-Used-b... continue reading »

Breaking: Food Safety Modernization Act Preventive Controls rule now final

FDA said the final rule has elements of both the original and supplemental proposals, in addition to new requirements that are the outgrowth of public... continue reading »

Details expected soon on final FSMA preventive controls rule

In compliance with a court deadline, the FDA has submitted the final preventive controls rules for the Food Safety Modernization Act to the Federal ... continue reading »

PMA responds to FDA’s proposed VQIP guidance for industry

Produce Marketing Association submitted written comments to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration regarding their proposed Voluntary Qualified Impo... continue reading »

New tools developed to ensure the safety of imported foods

The FDA has published a proposed rule and a draft guidance document to support a new program under the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) ... continue reading »

Produce Safety Alliance announces launch of Train-the-Trainer Courses

The Produce Safety Alliance (PSA) has scheduled its first two Train-the-Trainer Courses for June 2015. The PSA Train-the-Trainer Courses are for th... continue reading »