SafetyChain Software and SCS Global Services’ “Meet the Food Safety Auditor” Webcast Archive Now Available

Webcast featuring SCS Global Services Heena Patel, Sr. Technical Director and Food Safety Auditor focused on how the food and beverage industry can better prepare for FDA/USDA, GFSI, customer and internal audits

SafetyChain Software, leaders in food safety and quality assurance solutions that Automate, Streamline & Improve FSQA™, along with SCS Global Services, a leading food safety training and certification body, are pleased to announce the availability of the webcast recording: “Food Safety Audit Readiness Best Practices: How Ready are YOU for Your Next FDA/USDA, GFSI, Customer or Internal Audit?”

This informative webcast for the food and beverage industry featured a live interview with food safety auditor Heena Patel, SCS Global Services’ Technical Director and Senior Auditor on a variety of topics. Ms. Patel – who has 20+ years’ experience in food industry audit best practices – shared insights on:

  • Top 5 best practices food safety organizations to follow to prepare for successful audits
  • What are the biggest food safety program “No-No’s” leading to deductions
  • What food safety auditors look for when it comes to demonstrating continuous improvement
  • How companies can best prepare for unannounced audits, such as those for Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) benchmarked schemes
  • What role audits play in a company’s overall food safety plans
  • How food safety software automation solutions can facilitate audit readiness

Questions were also taken live from the audience. All participants received a complimentary copy of SafetyChain Software’s whitepaper: “Food Safety & Quality Assurance Audit Readiness: How to Automate On-Demand Response to Regulatory, GFSI, Internal & Customer Audits.” Access this informative 60-minute webcast recording here.

Commented SafetyChain Senior Vice President and Co-Founder Barbara Levin, “Food safety audits – whether they’re regulatory, GFSI-related, customer-driven or internal – are one of the biggest challenges facing food safety operations today. We were very excited to host this informative webcast, with our partner SCS Global Services, to provide a unique opportunity for the food & beverage industry to gain perspective on food safety audits from the auditor’s point of view.”

About SafetyChain Software
SafetyChain Software – Automate, Streamline & Improve FSQA™ – 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. Its leading FSCMS, SafetyChain for Food, helps food and beverage companies: comply with regulatory, GFSI, customer and internal FSQA requirements; manage approved vendor/supplier programs; ensure FSQA data collection, workflow, processes, and documentation; and create central repository of FSQA data for trending, continuous improvement and audit readiness.

About SCS Global Services (SCS)
SCS Global Services (SCS) has been a global leader in third-party environmental and sustainability certification, auditing, testing and standards development for nearly thirty years. SCS programs span a wide cross-section of sectors, recognizing exemplary performance in food and agriculture testing, food safety auditing, natural resource management, green building, product manufacturing, retailing and more. SCS is a Certified B Corporation™, reflecting its commitment to socially and environmentally responsible business practice.