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GFSI at the Food Safety Consortium

GFSI at the Food Safety Consortium
November, 2018
Chicago, USA

The food safety community is an interconnected one and GFSI will be referenced and represented in more ways than one this week at the Food Safety Consortium. Of special note, GFSI Board member Cindy Jiang will be participating in a plenary panel discussion that will look at "Building Smarter, Safer, and more Sustainable Food Supply Chains."  Cindy will be speaking on behalf of GFSI as well as McDonalds, within her capacity as the Senior Director of Global Food and Packaging Safety. The diverse panel will include representives from Agriculture, Manufacturing, Retail and Food Service. 

 

GFSI on SIAL TV

GFSI on SIAL TV
October, 2018
Paris, France

SIAL is the world's largest food innovation exhibition and for the third consecutive event, GFSI was present, shooting a segment on SIAL TV. GFSI's Director Véronique Discours-Buhot was joined on a diverse panel by the food safety leads for French agribusiness giants Danone and Auchan, Board members Frédéric René and Pierre De Ginestel, as well as Bruno Sechet, Technical Director of IFS, one of the GFSI-recognised certification programmes. The theme? When collaboration is crucial! How can the industry work together with all food safety stakeholders to secure safe food for consumers everywhere? Guided by SIAL's journalist, they explained to viewers how food businesses can benefit from the work of the Global Food Safety Initiative. They also shared some exciting advancements that GFSI is leading on harmonisation, knowledge-sharing and partnerships on a global multi-stakeholder scale. Watch it here.

 

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