Day: October 20, 2016

AU: Food security app protects premium Aussie foods in Asia

Food Magazine: Sophisticated anti-counterfeit and traceability technology is helping to protect the integrity of premium Australian foods in Asia.

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Day: October 20, 2016

AU/NZ: FPSC professional development event hits the mark

The Fresh Produce Safety Centre’s professional development event at Melbourne Markets focused on the latest in chemical and microbial testing issues, providing attendees with extra resources and knowledge to help them make better decisions and get the greatest value from their testing dollar.

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Day: October 20, 2016

CH: Walmart, IBM and Tsinghua University explore the use of blockchain to help bring safer food to dinner tables across China

Foreign Affairs NZ: As Walmart opened its new Walmart Food Safety Collaboration Center in Beijing today, IBM, Walmart and Tsinghua University announced a collaboration to improve the way food is tracked, transported and sold to consumers across China.

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Day: October 20, 2016

US: Wal-Mart to invest $25 million in China food safety research

Bloomberg: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and its foundation are investing $25 million over five years in food safety research in China, as the world’s largest retailer seeks to strengthen its foothold in the country more than two years after it was hit by high-profile product scandals.

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