FSMA Webinar Series: Supplier Benchmarking- Does Your Supplier Make the Grade?

Supplier Benchmarking Webinar:
Does Your Supplier Make the Grade?


Agenda Topics

1.    Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Precept: "Preventing production of contaminated foods is much more effective than reliance on detection of contaminated goods in distribution and corrective actions."

2.    Supplier Issues Under the FSMA

  • Preventive controls
  • Foreign Supplier Verification Program (FSVP)
  • Voluntary Qualified Importer Program (VQIP)
  • Traceability
  • Record keeping related to FSVP and VQIP 

3.    Tools

  • Those specifically referenced in FSMA
  • Other tools 

4.    Other Regulatory Issues Re: Supplier Management

  • Reportable Food Registry
  • Bioterrorism Act