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18/04/2019

QS wishes a Happy Easter!

19 04 18 QS Ostergruss Teaser EN

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!

 

10/04/2019

New issue QS report fruit, vegetables, potatoes published

19 04 09 QS Report Fvp   New Issue Teaser

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 the current issue: In recent months, QS has been able to significantly increase the share of fruit and vegetables with the QS certification mark in the German food retail trade. 

 

08/04/2019

March 2019 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

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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.

 

25/03/2019

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

19 03 25 QS Datenbank   Sicherheitskriterien Für Passwort Erstellung Erweitert Teaser

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 la Oficina Federal Alemana de Seguridad de la Información (BSI por sus iniciales en alemán).

 

25/03/2019

QS Database: Higher security standards for password creation

19 03 25 QS Datenbank   Sicherheitskriterien Für Passwort Erstellung Erweitert Teaser

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 Security (BSI for its initials in German).

 

06/03/2019

February 2019 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

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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.

 

05/03/2019

Additional control plan Aflatoxin B1 revised

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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.

 

27/02/2019

Findings in poultry slaughtering extended

19 02 27 Befunddatenmeldung In Der Geflügelschlachtung Erweitert Teaser

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 from 1 March 2019.

 

18/02/2019

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

Interactive world map

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 Norway are new, so that the map now contains the analysis results of 56 countries. In addition to a detailed overview of the residue situation in the international feed sector, the interactive world map also offers the possibility of comparing the data with the analysis results of the company's own feed.

 

15/02/2019

Fifth part of the QS series published in "Eurofruit"

19 02 15 Eurofruit Teil 5 Erschienen Teaser

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 fruit and vegetable sector has been published. In the current issue, we give an overview of the role of the certification bodies, auditors and laboratories in the QS scheme.