St. Louis, Missouri (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 -- FoodHandler, Inc., a leading developer and supplier of high-quality food safety solutions, announces the launch of a complimentary food safety webinar series for foodservice operators. The FoodHandler SafeBites (TM) webinar series will feature foodservice industry experts presenting best practices that will help foodservice operators address and overcome safety challenges.
The series of five SafeBites webinars will begin on Wednesday, May 21, featuring the topic “Reacting to a Foodborne Illness Outbreak: Legal and Social Media Implications” presented by Ron Bottrell, senior counselor at Hill+Knowlton.
Additional SafeBites webinars will feature foodservice industry experts presenting these food safety topics on the dates listed:
Wednesday, June 18 - “Top 10 Hand Hygiene Myths”
Presented by Jim Mann, founder and executive director of the Handwashing for Life Institute® and The Handwashing Leadership Forum®
Wednesday, July 16 - “Safer Food Kitchens–The Secret Ingredients”
Presented by Lacie Thrall, professional food safety consultant with expertise in food safety, glove use and handwashing on staff at FoodHandler
Tuesday, Aug. 12 - “Temperature Management in Foodservice”
Presented by Dr. Jeannie Sneed, professor and department head, Department of Hospitality Management and Dietetics, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kan.
Wednesday, Nov. 12 - “Food Allergens: What Foodservice Operators Need to Know”
Presented by Dr. Catherine Strohbehl, educator/researcher in foodservice management and food safety and member of the Food Safety Project team, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
Each SafeBites webinar will consist of a 45-minute presentation followed by a brief question-and-answer session. Webinar start times will vary during normal North American business hours. To register for the first webinar, “Reacting to a Foodborne Illness Outbreak: Legal and Social Media Implications,” click here. For more information and to register for other SafeBites webinars, visit http://www.foodhandler.com or call 1-800-338-4433.
FoodHandler, Inc., a Bunzl plc company (http://www.bunzl.com), is a leading developer and supplier of high-quality disposable products including gloves, bags, apparel and other related products under the FoodHandler®, JobSelect® and MedHandler® brands. FoodHandler focuses on hygiene and food safety solutions that help drive efficiencies and set the standard for usability and protection in a variety of foodservice, sanitation and healthcare applications. FoodHandler’s commercial, industrial and institutional customers rely on the Bunzl North America distribution network to deliver products and services when and where they are needed. For more information on FoodHandler, please visit http://www.FoodHandler.com. To find out more about Bunzl North America, please visit http://www.bunzldistribution.com.
Dawn Ouchi, FoodHandler, http://www.FoodHandler.com, +1 314-398-5697, [email protected]