Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) October 31, 2012
Russell Associate CEO, Jerry Van Oort, will attend the 2012 SQF International Conference. This year’s SQF International Conference will be held November 6-8 at the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza. Jerry sees his attendance as an opportunity to learn about new tools and technologies that can help improve the bottom line while protecting the interests of customers. Conference highlights include “Ask the Expert” sessions and many varied professional development opportunities, including the use for SQF audits.
Increasing government food industry regulations and certifications, including SQF audits, is driving the importance of inspections and audits. inspectiTRAC™, Russell Associates tablet-based software, provides companies the tool needed to reduce costs associated with inspections, audits, and observations. This software, designed for a wide range of business and industries, reduces employee inspection time while increasing data accuracy.
About Russell Associates
Russell Associates, based in Le Sueur, Minnesota, has over 30 years experience and expertise working with food industry companies. Using technology, Russell Associates develops solutions that improve effectiveness and efficiencies, reduce cost, and improve ROI from training, testing, and inspections.
The mission of the Safe Quality Food Institute is to deliver consistent, globally recognized food safety and quality certification programs based on sound scientific principles, consistently applied across all industry sectors, and valued by all stakeholders. The Safe Quality Food (SQF) program managed by the SQFI helps reduce assessment inconsistencies and the cost of multiple assessment standards. Additionally, the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) recognizes SQF for certifying food manufacturing, distribution and agent/broker management. http://www.sqfi.com.