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FOOD BLOG

FDA Warning Letters, Inspection Preparation, FSMA, More

  • FDA NASDA

NASDA and FDA Work Together to Implement the Produce Safety Rule

August 16th, 2018|CGMP, FDA Enforcement News, Food, Form FDA 483, FSMA|

Scott Gottlieb summarized the latest work the FDA is doing to implement the Produce Safety Rule (mandated by FSMA) in a letter addressed to NASDA. FDA and NASDA have worked toward ensuring objectivity and consistency for produce inspections. They have also been working on alternatives to the traditional 483 inspectional observation form. See the complete run-through of this crucial letter for the food industry.

  • Food Warning Letters

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

August 15th, 2018|CGMP, FDA Inspections, FDA Warning Letters, Food, FSMA|

We took a snapshot of the 6 warning letters the FDA sent to food companies last month. Food violations ranged from failing to implement sanitation controls to failing to have an HACCP plan.

  • New FDA 483s

89 New FDA 483s Added | August 6th 2018

August 6th, 2018|Biopharma / Pharma, Food, Form FDA 483, Medical Devices, Weekly FDA 483s|

In the past 2 weeks we added the following 483s to our database of 27,500+ FDA inspection documents. You can obtain 483s, EIRs, InspectorProfiles, and more at the FDAzilla store.

The Easy Way to Research Your Inspector

When the FDA notifies you of an upcoming inspection, sometimes you only have minutes to prepare. You need information, and you need it fast. Most companies start with a Google search or call their colleagues to get information about their inspector. But with FDAzilla, you have more than anecdotes. You have real statistics. In this post, we will walk through an FDAzilla inspector profile — a snapshot of the inspection and citation history of one of the 4,000+ FDA inspectors in our database.

FDA Sent These 4 Warning Letters for Food Companies | June 2018

We took a snapshot of the 4 warning letters the FDA sent to food companies last month. Food violations ranged from failing to label products (a lot!) to failing to train supervisors. From companies in California, New York, and more, here they are: LNZRO Pizza Empire, Inc, Syracuse, NY – 3 violations: Fails to conduct hazard analysis for products that [...]

July 16th, 2018|Categories: CGMP, FDA Warning Letters, Food, FSMA|

See You At IFT

Next week we will be joining the 23,000 attendees and 1,200 other exhibitors at IFT in Chicago. We’ve made huge improvements to our platform specifically tailored to the food industry and will be sharing the latest updates. Be sure to stop by our booth to say hello and get your free supplier assessment. (RELATED: Shine a light on your [...]

July 11th, 2018|Categories: CGMP, FDA Inspections, FDA Warning Letters, FDAzilla, Food, Form FDA 483, FSMA, Supplier Management|

Gaining Food Expertise: FDAzilla Adds Patty Harvey As Food Product Manager

Pleasanton, CA | July 10, 2018: FDAzilla, a global leader in FDA intelligence and analytics, announced the addition of Patty Harvey as Food Product Manager this past February -- further filling out its team of industry professionals to include a nationally recognized speaker and food expert. Patty, raised in Milpitas, CA and currently residing in Vancouver, WA, will provide valuable [...]

July 10th, 2018|Categories: FDAzilla, Food, FSMA|

84 New FDA 483s | July 9th 2018

In the past 3 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 trial of the leading GMP intelligence newsletter. Like This & Want More? Sign up to get free weekly content updates designed to make your [...]

July 9th, 2018|Categories: Biopharma / Pharma, Food, Form FDA 483, Medical Devices, Weekly FDA 483s|