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Leafy Green Traceability Pilots

GFTC Leafy Green Traceability Pilots

Find out how IFT’s GFTC and several food industry organizations collaborated with industry stakeholders to support the New Era of Smarter Food Safety.

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Demystifying Traceability

GFTC Traceability

Evaluate the effectiveness of your company’s traceability plan or create a new one with this convenient online course.

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Food Traceability and Transparency are Responsible Business

IFT’s Global Food Traceability Center (GFTC) and its partners work together to share knowledge, expertise, applied research, data, and resources to help addresses global food traceability challenges and opportunities across the supply chain.


Latest Food Safety and Defense

Natural Antimicrobials: Bacteriocin Applications in Foods

This column offers information about the different forms of bacteriocins used as natural antimicrobial agents in foods.

Deepening Analysis of Foodborne Bacteria

This column offers information about deeper analysis of foodborne bacteria by sequencing, going directly to nucleic acids such as DNA and RNA for identification.

IFT Celebrates 12 Winners of FDA Low- or No-Cost Food Traceability Challenge

FDA recently announced the winners of its public challenge designed to spur the creation of affordable traceability tools as part of its New Era of Smarter Food Safety efforts.

Services

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Traceability Solutions Evaluations right arrow
Does your company need help understanding how to get started with its traceability program. Get a customized evaluation to help direct your focus.
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Piloting End-to-End Traceability right arrow
Leverage the GFTC’s innovative methodology and expertise to evaluate your company’s end-to-end traceability.
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Standards and Protocols right arrow
The GFTC committed to fostering providing guidance and a forum for the exchange of knowledge to develop best practices, and generate scorecards to measure traceability success.

GFTC Education and Training

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Demystifying Traceability right arrow
Evaluate the effectiveness of your company’s traceability plan or create a new one with this convenient online course.
GFTC | WEBCAST
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Best Practices in Food Traceability for the Processed Foods Sector right arrow
In this webcast expert Lars Pekay demonstrates how to create a comprehensive traceability plan for the processed food sector.
GFTC | Webcast
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Calculating the Payback from Seafood Traceability right arrow
What is the return on investment from traceability? If you are in the seafood industry and are asking this question, you need to watch this webcast.

GFTC Research and Resources

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Collaborating Toward Interoperable FullChain Food Traceability right arrow
This free JFS supplement takes a critical look at recent research and development in seafood traceability.
GFTC | Guidance Documents
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Meat & Traceability Best Practices right arrow
Download this helpful guide to learn all you need to know about meat traceability best practices.
GFTC | Guidance Documents
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How Can Blockchain Technology Help Food Transparency?

Learn how blockchain technology may provide to be an invaluable solution for helping increase transparency, interoperability, and deinstitutionalization in food traceability.

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