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Position your company ahead of the competition by showing your commitment to the highest levels of safety and quality. The objective of this webinar is to guide you through the steps for moving towards implementing international standards for the packaging industry.


Aug 15, 2017, 13:30


Aug 15, 2017, 14:30



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  • What are the key requirements from major brands?
  • What is the impact of Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) on the packaging industry?
  • What are the system requirements to achieve compliance?
  • What are the regulatory requirements for food contact packaging?
  • BRC Packaging standard and AuditOne Requirements
  • Preparation and Implementation Steps
  • Conclusion
  • Q&A


Jennifer Lott - Food Safety & Auditing Technical Manager

At SGS North America, Jennifer serves as a technical resource for GFSI approved auditing schemes, including FSSC 22000 food manufacturing, BRC Storage & Distribution, Packaging, and Consumer Products, RSPO, GMP/HACCP and is an accredited multi-sector Food Safety Program Lead Auditor and Trainer. She has over 25 years experience in quality assurance management, food safety management system development consulting, packaging, laboratory management, training and auditing. Jennifer holds a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry from the College of Mount St. Joseph.

Rick Chen – Technical Manager

Rick Chen joined SGS in 2017 as Technical Manager and is responsible for food contact material regulations and restricted substances including Ca Prop 65, State Chemicals and REACH/SVHC. He received a Master Degree in Chemistry from New Jersey Institute of Technology in 2007. After that, he has 3 years experience in the lab as a chemist to run GC/MS analysis for VOC and more than 6 years in the retail and whole sale industry to handle product compliance and quality assurance issue. He is a current ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) member for F15 on Consumer Products and D20 on Plastics.

Joanna Griffiths - Packaging Technical Manager for BRC Global Standards

Joanna received a B.Sc. (Hons) in Graphic Media Studies, specializing in Packaging and Printing and started her career in Packaging Technology in a variety of industries including toiletries, automotive and food. She joined the BRC Global Standards technical team in October 2010, with responsibility for BRC Global Standard for Packaging and Packaging Materials. Joanna also formed part of the working group developing the packaging benchmarking document for GFSI.

Language: English
Cost: No Charge

Can't make the live session? Register now and receive a complimentary recording after the live event.


1:30 pm Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00)
12:30 pm Central Daylight Time (Chicago, GMT-05:00)
11:30 am Mountain Daylight Time (Denver, GMT-06:00)
10:30 am Pacific Daylight Time (San Francisco, GMT-07:00)

For further information, please contact:

Mandy Szeto
Marketing Manager
t: +1 201 508 3065