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Global Food Safety Resource

July 09, 2013 10:00 ET

SafetyChain Software's Barbara Levin Discusses Food Safety Supplier Compliance in New Article Published by Global Food Safety Resource

GFSR™ Article Focuses on How Automating Food & Beverage Supplier Compliance Helps Lower Cost-of-Goods Made and Facilitates Audit Readiness

SAN RAFAEL, CA--(Marketwired - July 09, 2013) - SafetyChain Software™, the leader in Food Safety Chain Management solutions that help ensure food safety and quality compliance for regulatory, 3rd party and customer requirements -- while also creating operational efficiencies that save time and money -- is pleased to announce that Global Food Safety Resource, an online resource of trusted solutions and expertise for food businesses, has published an article by SafetyChain SVP and co-founder, Barbara Levin, on the benefits of automating F&B supplier compliance.

The article, entitled "Automating Supplier Compliance Can Lower Costs and Keep You Audit Ready," focuses on:

  • The challenges of manual F&B supplier compliance -- including the volume of paperwork; traceability; and accessibility for USDA, FDA, 3rd party such (such as GFSI) and customer audits; and scoring suppliers
  • How Food Safety Chain Management technology automates supplier compliance -- turning it in to a pro-active strategy that can have a positive impact of food safety and quality assurance (FSQA) as well as cost-of-goods-made. Steps covered include setting up document requirements/expiration dates; electronic notifications; realtime collection and analysis of FSQA data; automated alerts when non-conformance is detected; COA automation; and creating a central repository of supplier data for trending and audit preparation
  • Key benefits of automating F&B supplier compliance, including elimination of paper inefficiencies; preventing out-of-spec raw materials and ingredients from going into production; and facilitating continuous improvement
  • F&B supplier compliance return on investment, including lowering labor costs;  yield maximization; withdrawal, rejection and recall prevention; and approved vendor performance trending

Click here to access the full article: Food Safety Supplier Compliance

About SafetyChain Software

SafetyChain Software's SafetyChain for Food™ helps the food and beverage industry manage safety and quality compliance in realtime -- preventing non-compliant ingredients, raw materials and finished product from coming in or going out.  With SafetyChain for Food's affordable solution modules -- for Supplier Compliance & Management, Safety & Quality Data Reporting, HACCP / Preventive Controls  / GFSI Program Automation and Customer & Finished Product Compliance -- food growers, producers, manufacturers, distributors, retailers, food services and importers save time, save money and create efficiencies that contribute to the bottom line.  SafetyChain for Food is a global, Software-as-a-Service solution, designed for fast deployment and even faster ROI.

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