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The COVID-19 shock to supply chains

By Associate Professor William Ho, University of MelbourneThe Australian supermarket chain, Woolworths, has announced that it’s closing all of its supermarkets nationwide early for one night, so it can restock stores in an effort to manage panic buying in the face of COVID-19 pandemic. But it’s not just here in Australia. Community fears over COVID-19 has led Read more...

Personal hygiene requirements for the new BRC issue 8

Interesting insights from Elpress’ Wout Spanjers regarding personal hygiene requirements for BRC Issue 8, which came into force early in 2019. According to Wout, the major modifications in Issue 8 of the BRC Global Food Safety Standard can be found in the procedures for high-care and high-risk areas, which makes it mandatory to monitor footwear Read more...