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24/06/2019

Revision of the Feed Monitoring Guidelines as of 1 July 2019

The QS Advisory Board on Cattle and Pigs‘ last meeting decided to revise the Feed Monitoring Guideline and Annex 8.2 Table of Limit- and QS Guideline Values on 1 July...
 
19 06 24 Revision Des Leitfadens Futtermittelwirtschaft
07/06/2019

May 2019 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

Every month, new companies decide to participate in the QS scheme and thus give a signal to their customers that all their operational processes are checked by independent certification bodies.
 
Titel Jahresbericht 2017 1
06/06/2019

QS international: Information events in Italy

This year QS offered several information events in Italy for scheme participants and interested parties of the value chain fruit, vegetables and potatoes. Among those present were wholesalers, producer organisations,...
 
19 06 06 QS Infoveranstaltung Italien Teaser
29/05/2019

QS Laboratory Performance Assessment for Feed: 100 percent passed

High-quality and safe feed is crucial for an optimal nutrition of the animals. Feed is therefore also a particularly important part of the food value chain. The reliable work of...
 
15 07 09 Aktuelle EFSA Stellungnahme
15/05/2019

New issue of QS-Report Meat and Meat Products published

The new issue of the QS-Report Meat and Meat Products has been published fresh from the press and can be read and downloaded in the media catalog of the QS...
 
19 05 15 Release QS Report Meat Meat Products Teaser
10/05/2019

April 2019 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

Every month, new companies decide to participate in the QS scheme and thus give a signal to their customers that all their operational processes are checked by independent certification bodies.
 
Titel Jahresbericht 2017 1
29/04/2019

New issue QS report fruit, vegetables, potatoes published

A new issue of the QS report fruit, vegetables, potatoes has been published and can now be read and downloaded in the media catalog of the QS website. Cover story of...
 
19 04 09 QS Report Fvp   New Issue Teaser
18/04/2019

QS wishes a Happy Easter!

No more winter grey - now it's getting colorful again! Our whole team wishes you, your employees and your family a wonderful and relaxing Easter holiday with plenty of sunshine!
 
19 04 18 QS Ostergruss Teaser EN
08/04/2019

March 2019 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

Every month, new companies decide to participate in the QS scheme and thus give a signal to their customers that all their operational processes are checked by independent certification bodies.
 
Titel Jahresbericht 2017 1
25/03/2019

Base de datos QS: Criterios de seguridad más estrictos para la creación de contraseñas

QS ha reforzado las normas de seguridad para la creación de contraseñas en la plataforma de software QS y redefinido la política de contraseñas de acuerdo con las recomendaciones de...
 
19 03 25 QS Datenbank   Sicherheitskriterien Für Passwort Erstellung Erweitert Teaser
25/03/2019

QS Database: Higher security standards for password creation

QS has tightened the security rules for password creation in the QS software platform and redefined the password policy according to the recommendations of the German Federal Office for Information...
 
19 03 25 QS Datenbank   Sicherheitskriterien Für Passwort Erstellung Erweitert Teaser
06/03/2019

February 2019 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

Every month, new companies decide to participate in the QS scheme and thus give a signal to their customers that all their operational processes are checked by independent certification bodies.
 
Titel Jahresbericht 2017 1
05/03/2019

Additional control plan Aflatoxin B1 revised

With effect from 5 March 2019, the additional control plan Aflatoxin B1 valid thus far is revised. In the revised version, a new classification of risk was made for Romania.
 
16 12 07 Mais
27/02/2019

Findings in poultry slaughtering extended

The QS Advisory Board for Poultry has decided to expand the report of diagnostic data in poultry slaughtering. The guideline Data collection in poultry slaughtering will be adapted with effect...
 
19 02 27 Befunddatenmeldung In Der Geflügelschlachtung Erweitert Teaser
18/02/2019

Interactive world map: Current analysis results of the QS feed monitoring published

The interactive world map on the QS homepage for QS feed monitoring has been extended by the latest analysis results (period 07/2018 - 12/2018). The countries of origin Morocco and...
 
Interactive world map
15/02/2019

Fifth part of the QS series published in "Eurofruit"

As part of our media collaboration with the international magazine Eurofruit, the fifth and thus for the time being the last article about the QS requirements for companies in the...
 
19 02 15 Eurofruit Teil 5 Erschienen Teaser
05/02/2019

Januar 2019 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

Every month, new companies decide to participate in the QS scheme and thus give a signal to their customers that all their operational processes are checked by independent certification bodies.
 
Titel Jahresbericht 2017 1
04/02/2019

Additional control plan Aflatoxin B1 revised

With effect from 1 February 2019, the additional control plan Aflatoxin B1 valid thus far is revised. In the revised version, a new classification of risk was made for Slovakia.
 
16 12 07 Mais
31/01/2019

Ten years Monitoring-Report Fruit, Vegetables, Potatoes

QS and DFHV have a clear focus on the residue situation QS and the Deutscher Fruchthandelsverband e.V. (DFHV) present the new Monitoring-Report Fruit, Vegetables, Potatoes at the Fruit Logistica 2019...
 
23/01/2019

Feed sector - New supporting document in incident and crisis management published

QS has published a new supporting document for its scheme participants from the feed sector to support their incident and crisis management. This is intended to support companies in the...
 
19 01 23 FUMI Neue Arbeitshilfe Krisenmanagement Teaser
15/01/2019

Fourth part of the QS series published in "Eurofruit”

As part of our media cooperation with the international magazine Eurofruit, the fourth of a total of five articles on QS requirements for companies in the fruit and vegetable sector...
 
Eurofruit Magazine Qs Teil4 Teaser
07/01/2019

December 2018 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

Every month, new companies decide to participate in the QS scheme and thus give a signal to their customers that all their operational processes are checked by independent certification bodies.
 
Titel Jahresbericht 2017 1
20/12/2018

QS wishes a Merry Christmas!

The year 2018 is coming to an end and 2019 is already knocking on our doors! At this point we would like to thank you for the trusting and constructive...
 
18 12 20 QS Wünscht Frohe Weihnachten Teaser
17/12/2018

QS scheme manual of 2019 released

Since 17 December 2018, the guidelines valid as of 2019 can be viewed and downloaded on the QS website. In addition, the checklists for audits, which will be carried out...
 
Leitfaeden 2015
14/12/2018

Additional control plan Aflatoxin B1 revised

The additional control plan Aflatoxin B1 was revised with effect from 17 December 2018. The revised version includes new risk ratings for three countries of origin. 
 
16 12 07 Mais
05/12/2018

November 2018 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

Every month, new companies decide to participate in the QS scheme and thus give a signal to their customers that all their operational processes are checked by independent certification bodies.
 
Titel Jahresbericht 2017 1
20/11/2018

QS Database – Optimised presentation of eligibility of delivery

The way the search results in the scheme participant search function of the QS database are presented, has been further optimised. From now on, the respective location’s eligibility of delivery,...
 
18 11 20 QS DB Darstellung Lieferberechtigung Teaser
19/11/2018

Storage of meat and meat products - QS eligibility of delivery required from 2019

At the end of 2018, the transitional period for the review of meat and meat products service providers will expire. Starting in 2019, companies that store QS meat and meat...
 
 TeaserQS Erkennt IFS Food Zertifizierung NEW
16/11/2018

QS at the ICOP 2018

From 21 to 23 November 2018 the ICOP (International Conference of Producer Organisations), one of the most important international conferences for the fruit and vegetable industry, will take place in...
 
18 11 16 QS Auf ICOP 2018 Vertreten Teaser
15/11/2018

Third part of the QS series published in "Eurofruit"

As part of our media collaboration with the international magazine Eurofruit, the third of a total of five articles on the QS requirements for companies in the fruit and vegetable...
 
18 11 16 Eurofruit Teil3 Erschienen Teaser

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