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Avoid food fraud and food safety risks

food Safety HUD – Up-to-date and complete information on food alerts so you can take immediate action

Safety HUD is intended to help food operators around the world to perform risk assessment on their products and raw materials, and to meet international standard requirements (e.g. BRC, IFS). This solution has been designed by Mérieux NutriSciences to meet the highest expectations in monitoring daily food fraud and safety alerts but also to give you a comprehensive understanding of it, with key facts, trends and analytical recommendations.

Since January 1st, 2013, the European RASFF data is imported and checked daily for new entries. In addition, since May 1st, 2018, Mérieux NutriSciences is monitoring more than 90 official agencies in more than 50 countries, as well as media sources.

This easy-to-use and convenient online tool offers you a wide range of functions to meet the growing demands in the area of food safety:

  • Alerts
    Stay up-to-date on food fraud and safety alerts
  • Statistics
    Get the full picture on specific issues and understand the trends of your food matrices   
  • Favorites
    Quickly access the alerts you value the most
  • Saved Searches
    Relaunch specific searches
  • Notifications
    Get notified by email on new information you care

If you would like to learn more about food Safety HUD, please feel free to contact us. We offer you the opportunity to take part in a live demo and then test the online tool for 10 days free of charge.

Further information on food Safety HUD can be found on the following website (

Your main contacts for food Safety HUD Carolin Beichert and Franziska Sophia Hallermeier look forward to hearing from you.

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