October 7th, 2015
FSMA Food Safety Modernization Act

FSMA Food Safety Modernization Act ensures the quality and safety of our food supply.

FSMA Half Day Workshop Attendees Give 4.6 Stars

Did you make the QLN FSMA half day workshop in Irvine? The 97 attendees seemed extremely satisfied with the Sept 24th, 2015 event, giving it an overall rating of 4.6 (scale 1-5).

Easy FSMA Launched

EasyFSMA website www.easyfsma.com was launched by the Quality Leadership Network (QLN) members, which includes Rosemarie Christopher, our CEO. as a venue to disseminate information about the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) and other pertinent topics.

Materials from the workshop will continue to be posted to EasyFSMA. The site includes the Food Corrective/Preventive Action Scorecard, by the ASQ metrics team (http://easyfsma.com/tools/). The site also includes pictures from the workshop. Permission to re-post presentations has been requested of each speaker.

To be informed of future FSMA events, subscribe on www.easyfsma.com.

FDA Answers Your Specific Problem

FDA announced its page where you can submit specific problems your business is facing regarding FSMA (http://www.fda.gov/Food/GuidanceRegulation/FSMA/ucm459719.htm).  FDA will route your question to an expert who will get back to you with guidance.

Apprenticeships for Food Quality

MEIRxRS showed a video on how its apprenticeship program is helping companies improve food quality. The video features how MEIRxRS client is using an apprentice to improve documentation and enforce cleaning procedures across shared equipment at incubator for food companies, Marimix. MEIRxRS also shared a link of other solutions for FSMA Compliance.