Save Foods eyes African fresh produce market with eco crop protection products

AFRICA – Save Foods, an agri-food tech company specializing in eco crop protection, has announced it is teaming up with Auryon Holdings, a strategic advisory and private equity firm in South Africa, to make Save Foods’ green treatment available in Sub-Saharan Africa. Cutting food waste and extending shelf life is a top priority in all countries, including those in the…

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McCain Foods South Africa recalls frozen green beans, Spar-brand French stir fry citing glass contamination

SOUTH AFRICA – McCain Foods South Africa has voluntarily recalled certain bags of frozen sliced green beans and Spar-brand French stir fry after reports that small glass fragments had been detected in the food products. McCain Foods Limited is a Canadian multinational frozen food company established in 1957 in Florenceville, New Brunswick, Canada. It is the world’s largest manufacturer of…

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AIB International elects Daniel Baldwin as Board of Directors Chairperson

U.S – AIB International Certification Services, an organization dedicated to performing the Global Food Safety Initiative certification audits for the global food supply chain, has announced that Daniel Baldwin has been elected as Chairperson of its Board of Directors. Baldwin, is a veteran of the professional pest prevention and food safety industries, and Vice President of technical and training services…

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PerkinElmer launches pet food testing extension to its Solus One Salmonella test kit

U.S – PerkinElmer, Inc. a global leader committed to innovating for a healthier world, has launched a pet food testing extension to its Solus One Salmonella test kit, a leading, highly efficient immunoassay for the detection of Salmonella in food and environmental samples. Certified through the Association Française de Normalisation (AFNOR) to ISO16140 against ISO 6579-1:2017, the new product extension…

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