GFSI Leadership Webcast Series – “SQF, FSSC 22000 and BRC – The Road Ahead” Hits 1,000 Registrants; Series Kicks Off August 22

Sponsored by SafetyChain Software and Food Safety Tech, registration is complimentary for 3-part series featuring North American leaders of SQF, FSSC 22000 & BRC

GFSI Series_0SafetyChain Software, leaders in food safety and quality assurance solutions that Automate, Streamline & Improve FSQA™, is excited to announce that its 2014 GFSI Leadership Series, presented with media sponsor Food Safety Tech, has reached 1,000 registrants. The innovative webcast series will feature the North American leaders of three leading Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) benchmarked schemes – SQF, FSSC 22000 & BRC – who will be interviewed on where their schemes are going, how it will impact companies’ food safety operations, and how companies should begin to prepare.

Interested parties can learn more here.

The series was developed to help food and beverage companies who are certified in – or interested in becoming certified in SQF, FSSC 22000 or BRC – learn about the: future direction of these food safety certification schemes; how to begin preparing their organizations for the changes on the road ahead; how the schemes help companies prepare for compliance with FDA’s Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA); and more.

3-Part Series Features North American Leaders of SQF, FSSC 22000 and BRC, will cover these timely topics for Their Schemes:

  • What’s new for SQF, FSSC 22000 and BRC this year
  • Where these schemes are going in 2015 and beyond
  • How food and beverage companies will be impacted by the changes on the road ahead
  • How to start preparing today for tomorrow’s SQF, FSSC 22000 and BRC – including preparation for where they’re going in terms of audits
  • How each scheme helps prepare its members for FSMA

Additionally, each leader will also take attendees’ questions live

Webcast Series Dates and Speakers

The series will kick off in August and last through October. All events start at 10 a.m. PT:

  • August 22: SQF – The Road Ahead, featuring Robert Garfield, Sr. Vice President, SQFI
  • September 26: FSSC 22000 – The Road Ahead, featuring Jacqueline Southee, U.S. Liaison, FSSC 22000
  • October 24: BRC – The Road Ahead, featuring John Kukoly, BRC Americas

Complimentary Whitepaper: GFSI – Don’t Hesitate to Automate!

All registrants will receive a download of SafetyChain’s newest whitepaper, “GFSI – Don’t Hesitate to Automate,” covering how to: automate robust GFSI programs – including approved vendor programs; be audit-ready on-demand – even for unannounced audits; create a centralized repository of food safety and quality data for continuous improvement; and create ROI.

Meet the GFSI Leaders Live at Food Safety Tech’s Food Safety Consortium

GFSI webcast series registrants can also receive a special 10% discount on Food Safety Tech’s Food Safety Consortium – being held November 17-18 in Schaumburg, IL – where you’ll get to meet BRC’s John Kukoly, FSSC 22000’s Jacqueline Southee and SQFI’s Technical Manager, LeAnn Chuboff, live! Registrants can enter the code WEBINAR on the registration form to receive the discount. For more information on the Consortium, of which SafetyChain is a proud sponsor: visit

About SafetyChain Software – Automate, Streamline & Improve FSQA™

SafetyChain Software is the leading provider of Food Safety Chain Management Systems (FSCMS) that help enforce Food Safety & Quality Assurance along a company’s supply chain – for what comes in, what they do with it, and where it’s going next. It’s leading FSCMS, SafetyChain for Food, helps food and beverage companies: Comply with regulatory, GFSI, customer and internal FSQA requirements; Ensure workflow, processes, and documentation; and Create central repository of FSQA data for trending, continuous improvement and audit readiness.

About Food Safety Tech

Food Safety Tech is an industry-specific eMagazine and Conference series serving the global food industry. Built on the platform of the next generation model for B2B publishing, Food Safety Tech delivers top quality content in a proactive manner through a weekly eNewsletter while maintaining a website, the eMagazine that stores the content providing easy accessibility. This hybrid model provides a two way street of digital communication to the global food industry.