Is the release of a sunday papers friendly press release by the LGA on a Saturday a sign of hard working civil servants or a ploy to get press coverage?
If you do not know what is in the raw material or understand the supply chain for that raw material you may be unable to ‘risk assess’ that supply chain.
The debate about different food safety standards is not giving enough attention to the large number of food business operators who do not operate to a food safety standard and the distributors of foodstuffs who still adopt a trader mentality without sufficient investment in supplier assurance within their supply chains.
Chinese traders apparently purchase melamine contaminated dairy products with the intention of processing and selling on.
Or a roadmap to how you can improve food safety for your business and contribute to more prosperous communities in third world countries.
Recent bad weather in the UK highlights the need for robust contingency planning, but make sure that you do not overlook your supplier contact information and processes in this planning.