Tag Archives: IFS Food Standard

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IFS FOOD STANDARD VERSION 7 – TIMETABLE AND CHANGES

Since the publication of the IFS Food Standard Version 6 in January 2012, many of our clients have been wondering when version 7 will follow. According to the latest information released, Version 7 will be published in the first quarter of 2020. As far as the timeline is concerned, at the moment of writing the first IFS Stakeholder consultation is ongoing. …
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IFS FOOD SAFETY CHECKS – EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

From this month onwards, companies can register for an IFS Food Safety Check. But what exactly is an IFS Food Safety Check, which purpose does it fulfil and how does it work? What is an IFS Food Safety Check? The unannounced IFS Food Safety Check is an optional audit, which aims to review whether a company complies with the IFS requirements regarding …
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DQS APPROVED AS TRAINING PARTNER OF THE IFS ACADEMY

No preparation = no luck. That, in a nutshell, sums up your chances of passing an IFS certification audit if you did not take the time to familiarize yourself with the requirements of the IFS Standards. Fortunately, you do not need to figure it all out for yourself: the IFS Academy helps you understand the ins and outs of the various IFS Standards. …
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PREVENTING PRODUCT FRAUD: IFS PUBLISHES PRACTICAL GUIDE

In the past few years, almost every standard for food and consumer goods safety has incorporated additional requirements for combatting product fraud. This has left certified sites with many questions about the implementation of a product fraud mitigation plan. The new guideline published by IFS is a practical guide that will help companies implement …
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IFS announces Version 6.1 of the IFS Food Standard: Here’s what changes

As you may have heard by now, the IFS Food Standard is currently under revision.  The new Version 7 of the standard was initially scheduled for publication in the Spring of 2018. This now turns out to be unrealistic: Version 7 is not be expected until the last quarter of 2018. To make sure that the IFS Food Standard continues to be aligned with the …