2018 Exhibitors & Sponsors

Alchemy

Booth #105

Alchemy is the global leader of innovative solutions and services that help food companies engage with their employees to drive safety, quality, and productivity. More than three million workers at over 50,000 locations use Alchemy’s customizable training, coaching, and reinforcement programs to reduce workplace injuries, safeguard food, and improve operations.

AOAC

Booth #128

AOAC is the worldwide leader in proficiency testing for food; a provider of PT programs for Food Microbiology*, Food Chemistry*, Pesticide Residues*, Infant Formula and Adult Nutritional samples. Samples are available in a variety of matrices, and arrive ready to analyze. The program is ISO/IEC 17043 Accredited. *In scope of accreditation

ASI Food Safety Consulting, LLC

Booth #327

ASI Food Safety Consulting provides innovative food safety solutions to help our clients with the continuous improvement of their food safety programs. We provide cGMP audits, HACCP plans, food safety training and GFSI gap analysis. ASI Food Safety is a certification body for SQF certifications.

BD Food Safety Consultants LLC

Booth #328

BD Food Safety Consultants LLC – Training and Consulting alternative for small and medium size food manufacturers. Our firm offers an online Learning Management System (LMS) with interactive food safety courses that are FSMA and GFSI compliant. We are the experts in regulatory training such as HACCP, PCQI, FSVP and Internal Auditor Training. With over 40 years of combined experience in variety of food sector categories we provide professional consulting on GFSI and regulatory compliance.

bioMérieux

Booth #227

bioMérieux is the world leader in food microbiology testing focusing on rapid next-day results for quality indicator enumeration (TEMPO®) and pathogen detection (VIDAS® & GENE-UP®), including STEC. We also offer a full suite of LEAN approaches to laboratory efficiency including culture media preparation, sample preparation, spoilage/sterility testing and identification.

BRC Global Standards

Booth #303

BRC Global Standards is a leading brand and consumer protection organization used by 27,000+ suppliers in 130+ countries, with certification through a global network of accredited certification bodies. BRC Global Standards’ facilitate good quality, safety and operational criteria, ensuring manufacturers fulfil their product safety obligations to protect the end consumer.

BSI

Booth #222

BSI’s holistic supply chain risk management suite is designed to help food manufacturers and retailers increase their visibility and take a proactive, risk-based approach. Our services and solutions are designed to help organizations visualize risk, and implement risk-based sourcing and management strategies to help protect their supply chain, brand, and reputation.

ClorDiSys Solutions

Booth #223

ClorDiSys Solutions specializes in contamination control solutions. ClorDiSys provides decontamination services for routine shutdowns and contamination control, and also sells equipment for in-house use. ClorDiSys offers the most effective method of decontamination available, capable of eliminating all pathogens from the hardest-to-reach cracks up to the highest corners of your facility.

Controlant

Booth #210

Controlant offers real-time monitoring and location traceability solutions for the cold chain, delivered as a subscription service. Our unique model delivers end-to-end visibility, risk mitigation, and control, while improving overall cold chain performance. Intelligent analytics provide proactive insights to ensure quality and safety, prevent waste, and protect brand integrity.

Corvium

Booth #309

Corvium is obsessed with making the world a safer place to eat. We provide organizations in the food industry with actionable intelligence to assure food safety and quality across their operations. By helping customers establish a “zero risk tolerance” imperative, Corvium delivers competitive advantage through improved top and bottom-line performance.

Decon7

Booth #107

Decon7 manufactures and markets antimicrobial and degreasing solutions that are scientifically engineered to perform in rugged environments. In University study’s D7’s patented technology consistently outperformed the competition. D7 is approved for use as a Food Contact Sanitizer and easily rinses from hard surfaces. D7 the power of foam.

Detectamet

Booth #203

Detectamet is a world leader in Metal and X-Ray detectable products. Its detectable products reduce the risk of physical contamination in food preparation. The company offers stainless steel products, including specialist clipboards. Selections also range from detectable: pens, ear plugs, gloves, nets, scrapers and so much more!

Eagle Protect

Booth #310

Eagle Protect supplies the US food industry food safe disposable gloves and clothing. Working with microbiologist Barry Michaels, Eagle is currently investing in unique fingerprint analysis of their glove range, to independently certify their products safe for food contact. The third-party testing results will be available at the conference.

EcoClear

Booth #306

EcoClear is the evaporative coil cleaning and sanitization expert. Our proprietary methods and chemistries yield unmatched results in removing biofilm and eliminating pathogens. What’s more, our cleaning and protecting process returns your cooling coils to OEM performance, often delivering a 3-6 month ROI based on energy savings.

EMNS GSQA

Booth #208

GSQA® ensures supplier ingredient quality by collecting supplier electronic COAs, resulting in higher production yields, reduced inventory and consistent ingredient quality. GSQA eliminates supplier management by spreadsheets and emails, enforcing supplier accountability for non-conformances, ingredient specification management, audits and certifications. GSQA deploys quickly as a SaaS solution, supporting unlimited users.

Eurofins

Booths #113 & #115

Eurofins is committed to outstanding client service and high-quality scientific services. As the leader in food safety, we provide a unique range of testing services, food safety training, consulting, auditing, and certification services. With locations in 44 countries, Eurofins is prepared to provide local expertise wherever your business is located.

Food & Drug Administration

Booth #307
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is an agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. It consists of the Office of the Commissioner and four directorates overseeing the core functions of the agency: Medical Products and Tobacco, Foods and Veterinary Medicine, Global Regulatory Operations and Policy, and Operations.

Food Industry Counsel, LLC

Booth #127
Food Industry Counsel represents food industry clients exclusively, helping organizations comply with FDA and USDA regulations, coordinate crisis management and recall efforts, and reduce food safety exposure. Shawn Stevens, FIC’s founding member, has dedicated his entire practice to going all-in for food and all-out for those who produce it.

Food Processing

Booth #225

Food Processing is the only double-horizontal food industry magazine. It serves all categories of the food industry. Food Processing helps its readers improve bottom-line business results by exploring the latest trends in new product development, marketing, process optimization, packaging and workforce management. Visit us at www.foodprocessing.com for more information.

Food Safety Net Services (FSNS)

Booth #209

Food Safety Net Services (FSNS), headquartered in Texas, is a national network of ISO 17025 accredited testing laboratories open 24/7/365. FSNS provides expert technical resources by assisting companies with food safety and quality programs. Additional services: GFSI, SQF, PAACO, approved auditing, certification capabilities.

FSSC 22000

Booth #109

FSSC 22000 is a certification program that effectively manages an organization’s food safety responsibilities. Recognized by the GFSI, and based on existing international standards, FSSC 22000 demonstrates that a company has a robust Food Safety Management System in place to meet the requirements of customers and consumers worldwide.

Global Food Safety Resource®

Booth #425

GFSR is an online information hub delivering trusted food safety solutions and expertise to food businesses involved in global supply chains. GFSR promotes best practices in food safety across all sectors of the food industry from farm to fork. Together, we can make food safe™.

GloDea

Booth #320

GloDea is a global designer, manufacturer, distributor and retailer of innovative products company. Our brands encompass several product categories in the marketplace. The AMgloves brand with the antimicrobial integrated technology is for the food, service and medical sectors. We have the know-how to transform any plastic into antimicrobial or biodegradable products.

GOJO Industries

Booth #211

GOJO, the inventors of PURELL® Hand Sanitizer, is a global leader and marketer of skin health and hygiene solutions. The broad GOJO product portfolio includes hand cleaning, handwashing, hand sanitizing, skin care formulas and surface sprays under the PURELL® brand name. GOJO is known for state-of-the-art dispensing technology.

Grocery Manufacturers Association

Booth #125

The Grocery Manufacturers Association is the leading trade association and is the voice of the food, beverage and consumer product companies that sustain and enhance the quality of life for hundreds of millions of people in the United States and around the globe.

Hygiena

Booth #215
Hygiena™ delivers rapid microbial detection, monitoring, and identification solutions to a wide range of industries. Providing industry-leading ATP monitoring systems, PCR-based pathogen detection and characterization systems, allergen tests, environmental collection devices, and more. Hygiena is committed to providing customers with innovative, easy-to-use technologies, backed by excellent customer service and support.

IBM Food Trust

Booth #219
IBM is the leader in open-source blockchain solutions built for the enterprise. As an early member of Hyperledger and active contributor to the Hyperledger Fabric and Stellar blockchain projects, IBM is dedicated to advance cross-industry blockchain technologies supporting the development of openly-governed transactional business networks.

Institute for Food Safety and Health

Booth #118
Learn what’s new at IFSH, including the Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance (FSPCA), WGS programs and various food safety resources. Our unique collaborative research models include onsite FDA scientists whose mission is to work with industry members to research innovative approaches to food safety challenges facing the marketplace.

Institute of Food Technologists - Chicago Section

Booth #318

Chicago Section IFT is a nonprofit professional development and networking membership organization. We host many events in the Chicagoland area such as dinner meetings, membership events, new professional social events, and career development events. We host the largest regional Suppliers’ Expo along with morning Symposium. Join us!

Innovative Publishing Company Inc.

Booths #418 & #420

Innovative Publishing Company, Inc. is the parent company of Food Safety Tech. Visit us at the Consortium for information on all of Food Safety Tech’s offerings, from the FST Food Safety Training Calendar to our weekly eNewsletter. Also gather more information about FST’s sister publications, Cannabis Industry Journal and MedTech Intelligence. We will also be signing contracts at this event for your 2019 Food Safety Consortium booth!

Kestrel Management

Booth #119

Kestrel’s Food Safety division helps companies achieve compliance with regulatory and food safety certification requirements, including GFSI and FSMA. Led by senior consultants averaging over 25 years of experience, team members are certified in FSSC22000, BRC, IFS, and HACCP training/development, and share expertise that integrates quality, environment, safety, and security.

Lloyd's Register

Booth #214

At LR, our 33,000+ food and beverage clients and our auditors are at the heart of everything we do. Our experts work across supply chains to help protect consumers, brands and reputations. Let us help you with FSSC 22000, BRC, SQF, FSMA, ISO 22000, HACCP, SMETA and Customized Assurance.

Matrix Sciences

Booth #110

Learn how with Matrix Sciences, we take food safety from complexity, to clarity and to confidence. Our portfolio of companies including Northland Laboratories, Richter International, Neumann Risk Services, combines complex food safety matters with expertise that makes your food safety a priority and gives your company confidence.

Maxxam Analytics

Booth #403
Maxxam Analytics, a Bureau Veritas Company, specializes in Microbiology, Nutritional Chemistry and Contaminants verification. Maxxam commits to offering Dedicated Customer Service, Industry Leading Turnaround Times, Local Courier Service and e-tools for Submission and Data Management. With four locations to serve you in the US including Kansas City, Chicago, Memphis & Houston.

Meritech

Booths #226 & #325

Meritech manufactures and distributes CleanTech® automated hand and boot washing equipment used in agriculture, food processing, food service, healthcare and clean room manufacturing. CleanTech® performs a fully-automated 12-second wash, sanitize and rinse cycle, removing over 99.98% of dangerous pathogens, while using 75% less water and generating 75% less waste.

METTLER TOLEDO

Booth #217

METTLER TOLEDO delivers total quality assurance to the food processing industry. Our full line of vision systems, checkweighers, metal detectors, and x-ray inspection systems can detect solid contaminants, verify product weights, ensure accuracy and integrity of packaging and labels, confirm component content, inspect closures, and measure fill levels.

Microbiology International

Booth #211

Stop by the Microbiology International booth for media solutions, sample preparation, and pathogen test kits. Pathogen testing is made EZ with our prepared media, chromogenic media, MediaBox™ sterile liquids, powder media, pathogen ID kits and surface swabs. Sample prep becomes automated with gravimetric diluters and the Pulsifier II lab blender.

Michigan State University’s Online Food Safety Program

Booth #313

Michigan State University’s Online Food Safety program educates professionals on how to make global food systems safe and supports individuals as they advance in food safety-related careers. The program consists of an online Master of Science in Food Safety degree, non-credit continuing education courses and an on-campus executive education program. Who will keep food safe? Spartans Will.

Neogen

Booth #312

Wherever animals are cared for, and food is produced and processed, Neogen is there. Our products and services include veterinary instruments and pharmaceuticals; cleaners and disinfectants; diagnostic test kits to detect foodborne pathogens and other sanitation concerns; animal genomics solutions; and many others that help our communities live healthier and safer lives.

Nestlé Quality Assurance Center (NQAC)

Booth #120

Nestlé Quality Assurance Center (NQAC) Dublin, an ISO 17025 Accredited Laboratory since 1998, analyzes food and beverage products to verify compliance with regulatory, food safety and quality standards. Our state-of-the-art facility offers over 150 analytical methods to test both raw ingredients as well as finished products for food industry businesses.

Omnex

Booth #405
Omnex is an international consulting, training and software development organization specializing in management system solutions that elevate the performance of client organizations. Omnex provides consulting and training services in Quality, Food Safety, Environmental, and Health and Safety standards-based management systems like ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, ISO/FSSC 22000, BRC Auditing, SQF 2000, and many more.

Orkin

Booth #319

Thorough and effective pest control is fundamental to your performance on third-party audits. Orkin’s Food Safety Precision Protection™ program is designed specifically for the highly regulated food processing industry. It comes complete with Orkin Gold Medal QA®, a system of comprehensive documentation and audit support anytime you need it. To learn more, call 1-800-ORKIN NOW or visit orkincommercial.com.

OurRecords

Booth #228

OurRecords Compliance Management Solution enables complete flexibility to meet ever changing regulatory and social requirements. Whether products are regulated under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI), Consumer Product Safety Commission, or others, OurRecords is Easy, Straightforward and the best Value in the industry.

Perry Johnson Laboratory Accreditation, Inc.

Booth #304

Perry Johnson Laboratory Accreditation, Inc. is a third-party accreditation body offering ISO 17025 to testing & calibration laboratories. PJLA serves various industries such as food, pharmaceutical, cannabis, environmental, medical, automotive and aerospace. We are a recognized (ILAC) accrediting body offering accreditation services worldwide, serving the needs and expectations of our customers.

QWerks

Booth #220

QWerks is a software for managing quality that is FSMA compliant, audit-ready, and efficient for users and quality managers. We help brands reduce risk with real-time alerts and corrective actions while safeguarding quality records for audits. QWerks’ powerful analytics engine provides businesses with the tools to make informed decisions quickly.

Remco

Booth #427

Remco provides specialized color-coded tools for cleaning and material handling where hygiene and safety are critical. In addition, Remco features Vikan’s advanced line of brushes, brooms, and squeegees. Regardless of an operation’s size or complexity, Remco has the tools and expertise to help execute food safety and sanitation plans.

ReposiTrak

Booth #216

ReposiTrak is The Speed Retail Platform, including: Compliance & Risk Management, Supply Chain Solutions, and MarketPlace. ReposiTrak provides retailers and suppliers with a robust solution suite to help reduce risk and remain in compliance with regulatory requirements, enhance operational control and increase sales while enabling them to protect their brands.

rfxcel

Booth #106

rfxcel is the global leader in innovative traceability solutions. Since 2003, rfxcel has been helping companies achieve traceability and regulatory compliance. Our flexible platform offers the food supply chain end-to-end digital traceability with end-to-end data validation, unmatched data integrity verification, and a commitment to customer service.

RizePoint

Booth #121

RizePoint offers quality management software that helps you go from reactive to proactive as you manage your quality, safety, and supplier programs. Companies across the globe use our software to collect and analyze meaningful data in order to spot trends and drive improvement.

Romer Labs

Booth #112

Romer Labs is a leading global supplier of diagnostic food and feed safety solutions and services covering mycotoxins, food pathogens, food allergens, GMOs, and other contaminants. We also operate four accredited service laboratories globally. Contact us to learn how we can make testing easier for you.

SafetyChain

Booth #204

SafetyChain is a Food Quality Management System (QMS) that helps food and beverage companies improve productivity, profitability and compliance. Our suite of FSQA solutions includes food quality management software, food safety software and supplier compliance software all integrated on a flexible, user-friendly software platform that captures, manages and analyzes real-time operations data.

SAI Global

Booth #423
At SAI Global we understand the challenges of building stakeholder trust and confidence for companies at all stages of maturity. We work with organizations to help them meet expectations for quality, safety, sustainability and integrity in any market and industry worldwide. Operating in over 130 countries, delivering more than 125,000 audits and training more than 100,000 people each year.

Savour Food Safety International

Booths #409 & #411
Savour Food Safety International is passionate about food safety! Mission: provide alternative and holistic approach to food safety and quality utilizing innovative and measurable strategies resulting in enduring value.​​ Providing clients with sustainable, BEST PRACTICE solutions through consulting, training, & auditing. Helping clients create tactical tools, processes, training and accountability.

Serim™

Booth #205

Serim™ develops, manufactures and markets test strips to measure the concentration of chlorine, QAC & iodine sanitizers in the food processing industry, as well as water quality tests for pH, hardness and free chlorine. Serim’s MONITOR™ line of test strips are quick, easy to use, accurate, and meet your needs.

SGS

Booth #104

SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing, and certification company. SGS offers a
comprehensive range of inspection, testing, auditing, certification and technical solutions specific for the food industry. SGS helps companies worldwide to monitor and validate product authenticity, safety, quality, and sustainability throughout the supply chain.

SQFI

Booth #315
The Safe Quality Food (SQF) Program is a rigorous and credible food safety & quality program that is recognized by retailers, brand owners, & food service providers world-wide. Recognized by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI), the SQF family of food safety and quality codes are designed to meet industry, customer, & regulatory requirements for all sectors of the food supply chain.

Sterilex

Booth #321

Sterilex is a recognized industry leader for developing innovative, award-winning solutions for microbial control. Sterilex markets a line of proprietary, biofilm-control biocides, broad spectrum disinfectants and rapid biofilm diagnostic tools that can be used in a variety of applications such as food and beverage protection, animal health and water treatment applications.

The Acheson Group (TAG)

Booth #326

The Acheson Group (TAG) is a global consulting company dedicated to helping clients protect their brand. Providing guidance and expertise worldwide, TAG’s team of food safety experts help companies throughout the supply chain more effectively mitigate risk, improve operational efficiencies, and ensure regulatory and standards compliance.

testo

Booth #324

The fully integrated testo Saveris Solutions (Hardware/Software/Services) focus on fulfilling a gap for automation and compliance, leading the food safety market into a new era. Food safety executives can now automate manual food safety checks; create visibility to improve accountability; and provide leadership with tools to control food safety risks.

Verisk 3E

Booth #316
Verisk 3E delivers intelligent compliance solutions that empower companies around the globe to reduce risk, drive continuous improvement and create new growth opportunities. Verisk 3E has set the standard for combining regulatory expertise and enriched global compliance content and transforming it into actionable intelligence to enhance chemical and workplace safety, product safety and stewardship, supply chain stewardship and research and development support.

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