Food Technical Consulting Websites:

LinkedIn Group: Food Manufacturing Center for Excellence Forum

Food Technical Consulting Partners:

  • Lean Manufacturing, Lean Logistics, Lean Supply Chain, Flow Technology, Kanban, and Simulation Modeling

  • Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Systems, and Supply Chain Management (SCM) Systems

  • SCS is a global leader in independent certification of environmental, sustainability, food quality and food purity claims (

  • Green Cleaning and Sanitation Supplies for Restaurants and Food Plants

  • Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES)

  • Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), and Supply Chain Management (SCM) Systems

  • ActiveStrategy provides business performance metrics software in all areas of Enterprise Strategy Execution and Performance Management, including the Balanced Scorecard, strategic dashboards, Six Sigma, Malcolm Baldrige criteria, policy deployment, strategic planning, and quality management. Over the years, Active Strategy has helped clients win four Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Awards, two Deming prizes, seven Florida Sterling awards, three California CAPE awards, and many other awards for Performance Management.

Food & Beverage Professional Organizations:

  • National Restaurant Association Official Website

  • National Association of College and University Food Services Official Website

  • American Association of Cereal Chemists Official Website

  • Research Chefs Association Official Website

  • Instrument Society of Automation Official Website

  • Institute of Food Technologists Official Website

  • American Institute of Baking Official Website

  • Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) Professional Organization

  • Supply Chain Management and SCOR Modeling Professional Organization

  • Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Systems, and Supply Chain Management (SCM) Systems

  • Technical Advisory Service for Attorneys Official Website

  • Organic Food Professional Interest Group

  • Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) Official Website

  • The Food Business Forum Official Website

  • The British Retail Consortium (BRC) Global Standard Official Website

  • SQF 1000 and SQF 2000 Standards (Safe Quality Food Institute)

  • International Food Standard (IFS) Standards

  • Dutch HACCP Standards

  • Global Red Meat Standards Official Website

  • The BRC/IOP Global Standard for Packaging and Packaging Materials Issue 3

  • Carbon Disclosure Project Home Page

  • The Greenhouse Gas Protocol (GHG Protocol) is the most widely used international accounting tool for government and business leaders to understand, quantify, and manage greenhouse gas emissions

  • The Sustainability Consortium develops transparent methodologies, tools and strategies to drive a new generation of products and supply networks that address environmental, social and economic imperatives

  • The Stewardship Index for Specialty Crops is a multi-stakeholder initiative to develop a system for measuring sustainable performance throughout the specialty crop supply chain. The project seeks to offer a suite of outcomes-based metrics to enable operators at any point along the supply chain to benchmark, compare, and communicate their own performance

  • The Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems Funders (SAFSF) is a national network that aims to strengthen, diversify and expand the community of grantmakers that focus on sustainable agriculture and food systems

Government Organizations:

  • U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Home Page

  • USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service Home Page Sheets/index.asp

  • Food Safety and Inspection Service Food Safety Publications

  • Food and Drug Association Home Page

  • HACCP Guidelines and General Information