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  • A Look Into the Foreign Food Facility Inspection Program

A Look Into the Foreign Food Facility Inspection Program

April 19th, 2018|cGMP Quality Assurance and FDA 483s, FDAzilla, Food, FSMA|

Due to a recent push by the FDA for more foreign food inspections, it is important that all foreign facilities are up to par. No matter what capacity they contribute in (packing, processing, or [...]

  • New Featured FDA 483s

93 New FDA 483s | April 12th 2018

April 12th, 2018|Biopharma / Pharma, FDAzilla, Food, Form FDA 483, Medical Devices, Weekly FDA 483s|

In the past 2 weeks we added the following 483s to our database of 11,000+ FDA inspection documents. You can obtain 483s, EIRs, InspectorProfiles, and more at the FDAzilla store. Sign up for your risk-free [...]

  • 3 Strategies to Monitor 1,000+ Suppliers

3 Strategies to Monitor 1,000+ Suppliers

April 11th, 2018|Food, FSMA, Supplier Management|

There is no denying the complexities of FSMA and the demands it places on large companies in the food industry. In-depth record-keeping accompanying extensive preventative control measures are a headache for food processors - [...]

304, 2018

The 8 Best Articles for FSMA Preparation

April 3rd, 2018|Categories: cGMP Quality Assurance and FDA 483s, Food, FSMA|

FSMA compliance takes a lot of work and determining exactly what food processors, growers, importers, or others in the industry should be doing is something that experts have been writing about. Some articles are purely informational while others provide definitive steps forward. We’ve compiled 8 of the best below: 1. FSMA in a Nutshell In the whirlwind of details [...]

204, 2018

Deep Dive into FSMA Foreign Supplier Verification: 5 Pitfalls to Avoid

April 2nd, 2018|Categories: cGMP Quality Assurance and FDA 483s, FDA Enforcement Trends, Food, FSMA|

FSMA (which was signed into law in 2011) laid out many new demands for food processors in the United States. One aspect of FSMA was shifting the responsibility of food safety onto importers by requiring a Foreign Supplier Verification Program (FSVP) to monitor all foreign suppliers. With this complex system in place, it is important to avoid the pitfalls [...]

2903, 2018

FDA Sent These 6 Warning Letters for Food Companies | March 2018

March 29th, 2018|Categories: FDA Warning Letters, FDAzilla, Food|

We took a snapshot of the 6 warning letters the FDA sent to food companies this month. Food violations ranged from failing to wear beard covers to failing to exclude pests from food plants. From companies in Seattle, New York, and more, here they are: A.C. Calderoni & Co., Brisbane, CA - 3 violations: Firm failed to have a [...]

2603, 2018

33 New FDA 483s | March 26th 2018

March 26th, 2018|Categories: Biopharma / Pharma, FDA Enforcement Trends, FDAzilla, Food, Medical Devices, Weekly FDA 483s|

Last week, we added the following 483s to our database of 11,000+ FDA inspection documents. You can obtain 483s, EIRs, InspectorProfiles, and more at the FDAzilla store. Sign up for your risk-free trial of the leading GMP intelligence newsletter. Like This & Want More? Sign up to get free weekly content updates designed to make your job easier. Learn [...]

2203, 2018

46 New FDA 483s | March 22nd 2018

March 22nd, 2018|Categories: Biopharma / Pharma, FDAzilla, Food, Form FDA 483, Medical Devices, Weekly FDA 483s|

This past week, we added the following 483s to our database of 11,000+ FDA inspection documents. You can obtain 483s, EIRs, InspectorProfiles, and more at the FDAzilla store. Sign up for your risk-free trial of the leading GMP intelligence newsletter. Like This & Want More? Sign up to get free weekly content updates designed to make your job easier. [...]

2103, 2018

What Can Mid-Sized Food Companies Learn About FSMA from the Big Shots?

March 21st, 2018|Categories: FDA Inspections, FOOD - Featured, FSMA|

FSMA, signed into law by President Obama in 2011, made sweeping reforms within the food industry. For some, these reforms were necessary to enact sooner than others based on differing compliance dates. Large food companies came first, to be followed by smaller businesses. So how can mid-sized food companies look to those that have already been through the wringer [...]