Listeria in Sainsbury’s products…

Sainsbury’s are recalling a long list of products as Listeria Monocytogenes has been found in some the products. Symptoms caused by this organism can be similar to flu and include high temperature, muscle ache/pain, feeling or being sick and diarrhoea. In some cases the infection can lead to more severe problems. A full list of… More >>>

Unapproved site causes recall…

Using an unapproved site has cost Geeta’s Foods Ltd. Geeta’s Food Ltd have recalled two of their sauce kits containing milk powder which was from an unapproved premise. Makhani Butter Chicken Sauce Kit and Royal Korma Sauce Kit. Is your supplier approval system up to date? Contact us today Product details Product: Makhani Butter Chicken… More >>>

Have you a handle on your temperatures this summer?

The sun is starting to come out, the temperatures are starting to heat up, summer is finally here!! But how does this affect your equipment? Are they having to work harder to keep to the right temperatures? Is your cooked food cooling quick enough?   Let me introduce our best selling thermometer, which will help monitor… More >>>

Top tip: expiry date

Do you know which phrase you should legally be using on your packaging? Use By or Best Before?   Use by: This is for products that are not safe for the consumer after date shown due to microbiological spoilage. Such as sliced meat, pate, soft cheeses etc Best Before: This is an advisory, that the… More >>>


Supplier approval…. Having problems getting supplier certificate’s back for your approval process, like BRC accreditation certificates? For an easier way try using this link…

Top tip: Process flows & Haccp

Have you ever wondered if your process flow looks right? Or how to even begin starting one to evaluate the potential risks in your production process? Below is an example of one to have a look at, if you want further help just get in touch.

Top Tip…..

The quality of your products are only as good as the ingredients you use. Make sure you use only approved reputable suppliers.