Coffee Talk: How Has Big Data Affected Food Safety and Quality?

Big data is not a new term, nor is it a new concept for anyone in the business world. By definition, “big data” refers to “data sets that are too large and complex to manipulate or interrogate with standard methods or tools.” Like many industries,...

Coffee Talk: Supplier Relationship Management

What is supplier relationship management, and who should manage that relationship?

Coffee Talk with John Paul Williams

In today’s digital world, businesses are finding that to stay relevant and thriving in the industry, they must embrace technology to automate and digitize their once manual processes.

How TraceGains Helped Grow My Food Safety Practice

Keeping up with regulatory requirements and voluntary food safety standards is a moving target. You’re never done with your food safety plan and quality systems because things change. You change suppliers and identify new hazards. Companies are...

Coffee Talk: A Framework For Animal Welfare Certification Programs

With growing consumer demand for food products sourced from suppliers with improved animal welfare practices, some companies have stepped up to the plate to fill this niche.

Coffee Talk: Hazard vs. Risk

TraceGains sat down with Jennifer McEntire, VP Food Safety and Technology at United Fresh Produce Association, to discuss the difference between hazards and risks.