Whether it is due to contamination in products or incorrect labelling on the product packaging, it is becoming a regular headline in the news that food and drink products are more frequently being recalled. A new study by Insurance Brokers, Lockton, has shown that food recalls have more than doubled in the past five years […]
Technology is ever changing and so is the food industry. As we develop new and innovative ways to create great tasting foods, it is important to also update the systems used to create them. If new recipes or ingredients are introduced to a plant, then the equipment must be registered as capable of working well […]
The demand for quality dough based products from consumers is rising. Not only do food manufacturers need the end product to look good, taste good and be consistent across each batch, but it also needs to be produced quickly to ensure they meet consumer demands. Would your production line benefit from 100% dough quality…made easy?
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Unfortunately, in the food industry, food recalls are almost inevitable. In fact The Food Standards Agency reported a total of 159 food products were recalled in 2015, up from 89 in 2014
The demand for quality dough based products from consumers is rising. As a food manufacturer, you need not only the end product to look good and taste great, but for every single item you produce to be like that.
The number of food recalls ordered by the Food Standards Agency in 2015 rose by 78% compared to 2014’s figures, according to insurance firm Lockton. In total, 159 products were recalled by the FSA over the last 12 months, which is almost double 2014’s total of 89. ‘Unlisted ingredients’ was cited as the most common cause of recall order.
When consumers buy your products, they want reassurance that certain ingredients are not contained within it. For some people, certain ingredients within products can cause some serious, and perhaps fatal, side effects. It is a food manufacturing company’s responsibility to make sure their customers enjoy their products and know exactly what it contains. Earlier this […]