Sainsbury’s recalls SO Organic sultanas after Salmonella found

17 Apr 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Sainsbury’s has recalled 500g packs of its own-label SO Organic Sultanas after Salmonella was found during routine testing.


Dodgy takeaways prompt Which? calls for action on food fraud

17 Apr 2014 | By Julia Glotz

Which? has called for action against fraud in the takeaway sector, after finding many lamb dishes had been adulterated…

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Dairy UK and raw milk advocates square up at FSA meeting

13 Apr 2014 | By Julia Glotz

Dairy UK has clashed with raw milk advocates over the risk posed by unpasteurised milk…

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Fears over 'alarming' decline in food authenticity tests

17 Mar 2014 | By Julia Glotz

Local authorities ran half the number of food authenticity and labelling tests than they did five years ago…



What UK seafood suppliers are doing to combat fraud Subscription

21 Feb 2014 | By Richard Ford

… and why fish was most implicated food in Interpol investigation…

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How to restore consumer confidence in food provenance Subscription

19 Feb 2014 | By Gary Lynch

The horsemeat scandal led to a huge dent in public confidence in the global supply chain. Here’s how we can restore confidence…

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Lessons from the horsemeat scandal Subscription

21 Jan 2014 | By Sue Davies

It’s a year since the horsemeat scandal broke. In our research, half of consumers say they have changed shopping habits…

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It's time the FSA started treating us like grown-ups Subscription

15 Jan 2014 | By Joanna Blythman

I do wish our public health bodies would stop treating us all like kids…


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You can’t always predict a crisis - but you can prepare

01 Oct 2013

The swift and speedy recall on Sainsbury’s watercress following an outbreak of e-coli is another example of the key ingredient to a successful food recall – preparation…

Horsegate: heed economics of the cold chain

12 Sep 2013

Sir: The supermarket business model is based on shoppers trusting what retailers put on their shelves…

Supply chain bullwhip

23 Mar 2013

It is well documented that supply chains can be incredibly complex, resulting in an increased level of risk for organisations…

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