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ALcontrol Laboratories awarded Customer Service Accreditation

 

We’re sharing some really good news with you - ALcontrol are the first UK contract laboratory to achieve ServiceMark, a national customer service standard accredited by The Institute of Customer Service. Based on customer satisfaction feedback and an assessment of employee engagement, this prestigious achievement is a testament to the great customer service we offer our customers.

Sheep milk in Goats' cheese – you must be kidding!

"Sheep milk in Goats' cheese – you must be kidding! "

 http://www.which.co.uk/news/2014/10/which-finds-fake-goats-cheese-in-shops-382760/

ALcontrol offer a full range of UKAS accredited PCR species tests, including Sheep in processed foods down to a detection limit of 0.1%”

Contact our specialist laboratory on 08450 738808 or email our experts at tellmemore@alcontrol.com

 

 

 

 

Fancy an insect cookie?

Fancy an insect cookie?

Milled crickets are now being used as a substitute for flour to create protein-rich and gluten-free cookies and savoury snacks….here’s the
link to whet your appetite:

 

http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22229702.900-six-legs-tasty-first-edible-insect-farm-opens-in-us.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Independent laboratory advice for Agents and Brokers

Independent laboratory advice for Agents and Brokers

 Agents and brokers provide a critical link in the food supply chain and face increasing demands in the wake of last year’s “Horsegate” frenzy.

End of meat contamination scandals?.... Pigs might fly!

 

End of meat contamination scandals?.... Pigs might fly!

Retailer reveals contamination of their own brand sausages with Turkey and Chicken –
Follow the link for more information

http://www.meatinfo.co.uk/news/fullstory.php/aid/17457/Tesco_discovers_more_meat_contamination.html

 

UK 'traffic light' food labelling system

If you’re involved in the UK ‘traffic light’ food labelling system then this article may be of interest to you;

http://mobile.confectionerynews.com/Regulation-Safety/Commission-opens-proceedings-against-UK-s-traffic-light-label#.VC5peNpwbcs

 

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