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Keep Your Shoes ON When Going Through TSA

If you travel often, read on, you’ll be glad you did. When was the last time you had the ability to go through security WITH YOUR SHOES ON? Without taking out your laptop? WITH your jacket on? Without having to take out your liquids? If this appeals to you, which it definitely did for me, READ MORE

CBP Symposium Postponed Due to Weather

Hurricane Sandy is busy disrupting the sunshine state as well as D.C. Breaking news from CBP, the CBP Symposium, due to start this coming Monday, is now postponed. CBP’s message is below. This is a great opportunity for CBP to join the C-TPAT conference with the symposium. I hope they do. I’ll keep you advised READ MORE

Your Chance to Meet Some of CBP’s TOP Officials

 Have you met CBP’s Chief Operating Officer, Thomas Winkowski (pictured left)? How about the Director of Field Operations in Miami, Vernon Foret? Or, CBP’s Senior Advisor for Private Sector Engagement, Maria Luisa O’Connell? Start thinking of what questions you have for CBP, because you’ll have the chance to meet them this month. Assistant Commissioner READ MORE

Biennal Registration Requirement is Up and Running!

Biennial Registration Renewal for Food Facilities is now available, as of October 22, 2012. Here’s what you need to know about FDA’s new FSMA requirement on Bioterrorism Act registrations. Owners, operators, or agents in charge of domestic or foreign facilities that manufacture/process, pack, or hold food for consumption in the U.S. are required to register the facility with READ MORE

FDA Biennial Registration is Up and Running

Biennial Registration Renewal for Food Facilities is now available, as of October 22, 2012. Here’s what you need to know about FDA’s new FSMA requirement on Bioterrorism Act registrations. Owners, operators, or agents in charge of domestic or foreign facilities that manufacture/process, pack, or hold food for consumption in the U.S. are required to register the facility READ MORE