Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Tags Food safety

Tag: food safety

A Carrefour logo is seen on a Carrefour Hypermarket store in Montreuil, near Paris

Chickens and Eggs: Retailer Carrefour Adopts Blockchain to Track Fresh Produce

By Tom Wilson and Eric Auchard LONDON (Reuters)  Europe's largest retailer Carrefour SA has adopted blockchain ledger technology to track and trace chicken, eggs and tomatoes...
Employees cut slaughtered pigs on a production line at a pork processing plant in the village of Borschevka

Virus Hurts Hopes of Fatter Returns for Russian Pork Producers

By Maria Kiselyova and Olga Popova MOSCOW (Reuters) Russia's pork industry is being hampered by African Swine Fever (ASF) as outbreaks of the virus are...
Cochineal insects are seen on a nopal cactus leaf in Nopaltepec

Bon Appetit! French Find Traces of Bugs in Their Food and...

PARIS (Reuters) From insect residues in fizzy drinks to beef gelatin in yoghurt, consumer group Foodwatch said it had found undisclosed animal-based ingredients in a...
Empty shelves, normally stocked with strawberry punnets, are seen at a Coles Supermarket in Brisbane

Needles Found in Strawberries in Two More Australian States – Police

MELBOURNE (Reuters)  Needles have been found inside strawberries in two more Australian states, police said on Monday, broadening a health scare that has caused supermarkets...
Supplied undated handout image of a thin piece of metal seen among a punnet of strawberries in Gladstone

Australia Strawberry Industry in Crisis; Police Say Needle Culprits Face Jail

By Colin Packham SYDNEY (Reuters)  Australian police said on Tuesday they are investigating reports of dozens of cases of needles embedded in strawberries and other fruits,...
A sign hangs outside the Kellogg's factory near Manchester

CDC Reports 30 More Cases of Illnesses Linked to Kellogg’s Tainted...

(Reuters) Thirty more people have reported sick after eating Kellogg Co's Honey Smacks cereal contaminated with Salmonella, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
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