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27 Nov 2019
Swiss Re Group
Content Type: Blog
Researchers in Vienna published a study that estimates that more than half of the world population have microplastics in their ...
By Alicia Montoya, Head Research Commercialisation, Swiss Re Institute
23 Mar 2017
Swiss Re Institute
Content Type: Article
Food safety is one of the largest challenges facing the global food system. It is not only about supplying enough to eat for a ...
By Béatrice Conde-Petit, Food Safety Officer, Bühler AG
Chances are you or someone you know has suffered from foodborne illness. According to the World Health Organization, contaminated ...
By Robin Lougee, Consumer Products & Agriculture, IBM Research
22 Mar 2017
Insurers provide the food industry with coverage against product liability and product recall. As such, it is crucial the ...
25 Oct 2016
The Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) was started by a group of retailers in Europe in 2000 to tackle the issue of different ...
14 Jun 2018
Swiss Re is dedicated to making the world more resilient by working with the market, policy makers, and partners to reach people ...
For several decades now, the food industry has been offering a growing range of products claiming specific health benefits, ...
26 Oct 2016
When large-scale food safety incidents occur they generate big financial losses, at least part of which is paid for by insurance ...
Figures taken from the recall enforcement reports issued by the United States FDA show that the number of food recall events has ...