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For the last of the seven proposed core regulations, the comment periods have ended. The US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA), have stated that they will be re-proposing parts of the Preventive Control rule, or producing supplementary proposals, for both the Human and Animal, Produce Safety and Foreign Supplier Verification programs. These amendments may be issued in September 2014, and are the result of issues raised during the comment period. Despite this, there is enough information in law and the seven core proposals for the industry to start acting, to ensure compliance.

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Let me first introduce myself. I joined as the managing director of the CGF at the beginning of the year. Since then, I have been trying to meet as many people as possible, especially our members, and it’s been a great privilege for me to start to get acquainted with the GFSI.

Let me first introduce myself. I joined as the managing director of the CGF at the beginning of the year. Since then, I have been trying to meet as many people as possible, especially our members, and it’s been a great privilege for me to start to get acquainted with the GFSI. Allow me therefore to offer you four observations from someone who still has the benefit of being new to all that you do.

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It's a pleasure to address so many readers in my first months as Chair of the Global Food Safety Initiative. It's been a great start to 2014 for GFSI with 1106 delegates at our Global Food Safety Conference in California!

It's a pleasure to address so many readers in my first months as Chair of the Global Food Safety Initiative. It's been a great start to 2014 for GFSI with 1106 delegates at our Global Food Safety Conference in California! On behalf of the GFSI Board of Directors, I would like to thank everyone who attended the event and shared knowledge around such an important and pre-competitive issue. We are delighted that the Global Food Safety Conference has become such an eminent platform to share knowledge and create a global network of experts whose shared purpose is to deliver safer food to customers around the word. Our conference theme of "One World, One Safe Food Supply" is on the right path!

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