The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published the final rule Requirements for Additional Traceability Records for Certain Foods which implements Section 204(d) of the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). FSMA Rule 204 contains a number of complex provisions, that include additional supply chain traceability and recordkeeping requirements for entities who manufacture, process, pack and/or hold foods on the Food Traceability List. While the final requirements of Rule 204 do not go into effect until January 20, 2026, Western Growers suggests that companies proactively review their processes, plan and prepare to meet anticipated compliance dates.
The Demystifying FSMA Rule 204: Supply Chain Traceability webinar will highlight the overview and compliance with Rule 204. This event will provide:
- An overview of the requirements of FSMA Rule 204
- Tips to help companies for compliance with Rule 204
- A showcase of some available resources to help companies assess their current situation and implement the agency’s traceability requirements.
Register here to join us on Wednesday, August 16th from 11:00am- 12:00pm PST.