Material handling white paper

Reducing the risk of food safety incidents with material handling best practices


In 2021 alone, 15.5 million pounds of food were recalled by the USDA. In addition to contributing to food waste, recalls can have a significant impact on the bottom line – the average direct cost (including scrap, administration and lost sales) of a food product recall in the US is close to $10 million but can end up being much higher — up to $100 million in the case of a very large event. Beyond contamination, food operations also must contend with a host of other unique risks and challenges, including work environments that are subject to strict regulation and often tough on employees and equipment.

Continue reading our white paper to learn about material handling game changing solutions that can help you mitigate food safety incidents in your operation.