The importance of food hygiene and safety as a manufacturing supervisor
With food manufacturing at the heart of the UK food chain, food safety and hygiene practice for supervisors is vital. Find out why in our comprehensive blog post.
The importance of Food Health and Safety as a catering supervisor
An explanation around why food health and safety is so important when fulfilling the role of catering supervisor for your business
How to achieve a five-star food hygiene rating
From cleanliness to training, there are a variety of aspects that are essential when a business is being considered for the Food Standards Agency’s five-star rating. Find out what you need to know to earn the award for your business:
Guidelines: Principles and Application of HACCP
Knowing the principles of HACCP is a crucial factor in any food businesses but knowing how to apply those principles to your own businesses is just as important, this article will help you to understand how to apply the HACCP principles to your workplace.
HACCP in Retail and Food Service Businesses
HACCP is one of the most important factors any food business needs to consider but how do you apply HACCP to a Food Retail Business? In this article we will discuss the key priorities of HACCP and give you examples of how this system will work in a retail business.
Application of HACCP in Food Businesses
HACCP can help control potential risks from occurring in a food environment. HACCP has found its way into the laws of certain countries, including the UK, under EC Regulation 852/2004. Article 5 of this regulation states that ‘Food business operators shall put in place, implement and maintain a permanent procedure based on the Codex HACCP principles’.
New food allergy laws introduced for retailers and takeaways
New food allergy laws are being introduced for retailers and takeaways which will ensure that customers are completely aware of any allergens that may be present in food. This article will discuss the changes and the impact it can have on retailers and takeaways.
HACCP – The basic principles of HACCP explained
HACCP is a key factor for any food business, so it's important that anyone working with food understands the basic principles of HACCP. We've broken down each principle to give you the information you need to understand the HACCP principles and how to approach implementing a HACCP system in your workplace.
Developing an effective HACCP Food Plan
HACCP is one of the most important factor in any food environment and and business involved in food from supplying to selling should carefully consider their HACCP system to ensure they keep consumers safe from contamination. This article will discuss how you can produce an appropriate HACCP plan for your business.
What are the 14 most common food allergies?
With around 1 in 5 people suffering from some kind food allergy, it is critically important that anyone who works with food is able to identify the most common allergies and if they are present in the food they sell. This article will explain in detail the most common food allergies and what is included.