Compac: Whistleblowing is bringing down more than just politicians these days. In the food processing and packaging industry, a single faulty practice has the power to bring production, reputation and profits to a grinding halt. But before you imagine this is a problem that doesn’t affect the fruit industry, think again. In recent years, there have several high profile recalls within apples, stone fruit and peanuts. These events can no longer be seen as isolated incidents.
PWC recently released a report highlighting the top 10 global issues relating to food trust. In this article, we’ll outline those issues, explain how they impact the food processing industry and discuss what can be done to correct them.