Updated: Dec 17, 2018
The Acheson Group (TAG) has expanded operations in Canada and has established TAG Canada. TAG Canada is staffed by leading Canadian experts in regulatory and food safety programs.
TAG's mission is to provide comprehensive and customized solutions to assist with managing your operational efficiency and risk control, brand reputation and complying with current and new regulations. Should a problem arise with regulators, recalls or quality issues we have a rapid response hotline and a skilled team ready to assist you.
The long awaited final publication of the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations has come on June 13, 2018. This is the most comprehensive revision of the food regulatory framework in Canadian history and will have broad implications for the food industry in Canada and for exporters to Canada and importers of Canadian food products. The Government of Canada has announced that while the regulations are now in place, they will not come into effect until January 15, 2019. Read More
Internal & Supply Chain Controls
Preparing for GFSI certification (BRC, SQF, IFS, FSSC 22000)
Mock CFIA Inspections
Navigate the CFIA, FDA & USDA Regulations
Response to regulatory actions (CFIA CARs and warning letters, FDA & USDA import actions, etc.)
Training & Preparation for changes under Safe Food for Canadians Regulations - mandatory licensing and preventive controls coming in 2018
FSMA Preventive Controls Qualified Individual (PCQI) Training
CFIA's current regulations plus 2018 Safe Food for Canadians Regulations
FDA's Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), including Food, Animal & Foreign Supplier Verification Program (FSVP)
Canadian and U.S. Labeling & Food Code Requirements
Protecting Your Brand and Bottom Line
Development of Crisis Communication Tools
About The Acheson Group (TAG)
Led by Former FDA Associate Commissioner for Foods Dr. David Acheson, TAG is a food safety consulting group that provides guidance and expertise worldwide for companies throughout the food supply chain. With in-depth industry knowledge combined with real-world experience, TAG's team of food safety experts help companies more effectively mitigate risk, improve operational efficiencies, and ensure regulatory and standards compliance. www.AchesonGroup.com
To learn more about the TAG Canada team and services - contact TAG today!