Annie Wissner

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Five Tips for a Strong FSVP

Like most federal regulations, the Foreign Supplier Verification Program (FSVP) includes many definitions, exemptions, and jargon. Essentially, the FDA wants companies importing food into the United States to make sure it’s up to the FDA’s...

Why Suppliers Should Watch TGCon Live 2020 On-Demand

Suppliers in the food, supplements, and CPG space that build trust with customers win more business. 

Top 5 Reasons to Check Out TGCon Live On-Demand

The 7th annual TraceGains conference, TGCon 2020, was quite different this year, but much of what past attendees know and love remained. Participants enjoyed a healthy mix of thought-leadership sessions, industry expert panels, roundtable...

TGCon Live 2020 Now Available On-Demand

That's a wrap. TGCon Live 2020, our first-ever virtual user conference, concluded last week with record-breaking participation. Nearly 1,300 business leaders, industry and regulatory experts, partners, and professionals from the food,...

Barb Stuckey's TGCon Live 2020 Keynote Now On-Demand

Barb Stuckey, President, and Chief Innovation Officer at Mattson, kicked off TGCon Live with a keynote address covering the latest food industry trends and insights and her guidance for achieving brand success through innovation in the months and...

Celebrating 2020 TraceGains Award Winners Virtually

As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to disrupt our everyday lives, everything from large annual conferences to small meetings have moved online. The new format offers opportunities—for reaching broader audiences, reducing the carbon footprint of...

Four Mistakes That Hurt Your Supply Chain

If your company's supply chain management approach is lacking, it likely costs your business significant time and money. Instead of adding value, an error-laden supply chain drains opportunities and introduces risks that can harm consumers and...

Protecting the Supplements Supply Chain From Fraud

Supply chain risk is inherent in the supplements industry due to the volume of transactions, global reach, and complexity of the roles involved. Add to this risk, the shortages, and disruptions driven by the COVID-19 pandemic, and you have the...

5 Ways Life Will Be Different After COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has altered our lives in ways too numerous to count. Several of these changes are temporary, and things will slowly return over time to some semblance of a new normal.

FDA Extends Halt on Routine Inspections

On May 11, the FDA announced it would continue to utilize and implement alternative inspection tools and approaches while postponing most domestic and foreign routine surveillance inspections.