IFS PIA including GLOBALG.A.P. SMI Requirements Guideline

The CBL Chain of Custody (CoC) Version 3, also known as the ”Varken van Morgen” standard, has migrated to the IFS Product Integrity Assessment (PIA) protocol. To continue the fulfilment of the specific requirements of the pig meat supply chain, IFS and GLOBALG.A.P. reviewed the IFS PIA checklist and incorporated all requirements specific to the […]

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First IFS PIA Assessment in the Netherlands

IFS Managing Director Stephan Tromp has recently awarded the first Letter of Confimation for the first IFS PIA Assessment in the Netherlands to Bert Urlings, Director of Quality Assurance at Vion N.V. The IFS PIA Assessment was carried out by the certification body Lloyds Register. Thomas Zwiers from this company was present alongside Julia Füllenbach, […]

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Food Fraud – These products are often affected

Do you know which products are most susceptible to food fraud? Probably you are thinking of olive oil or pizza ingredients at first, because these cases were featured in the media in recent years. The right answer, however, is: wines, herbs, and spices. Food fraud is the act of purposely altering, misrepresenting, mislabeling, manipulating or […]

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