The remarkable number of factors that place pressure on today’s value chains underscore the importance of business agility. Food manufacturers have a lot on their plate to improve the cost of sales. Business leaders are creating resilience and flexibility through supplier diversification, domestic sourcing, and searching for alternative products.
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Contamination recalls from the U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) surged by an unprecedented 167% over the first half of 2016. This rise is largely attributed to tighter regulations and technological advances but also reflects the realities of our increasingly complex and interconnected food chain. As many of last year’s recalls illustrate, a single defective […]
Estimated reading time: 5 minutes Last week, we took a look at some recalls last year that were massive in scale, both in quantity of product recalled and geographic area. This week, we take a closer look at some of the more complicated recalls of the year: those that involve ingredients that were then used […]