In this issue we report on possible applications of QR codes as additional security feature for certificates. These QR codes can be used for quick and easy online validation of certification documents.
Our guest article from Jochen Kleboth from the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna, will tell you how to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of audit management processes. The article 'The new generation of audit management is risk based' will point at the challenges that may arise in this context.
We will further inform about the preparations that businesses of the food industry have to make in view of the new Food Information Regulation (Regulation (EU) No. 1169/2011). For more than 12 years, Intact and its customers have been demonstrating good practice in the fields of transparency, traceability and quality assurance.
In the last article of this issue, we will report on the expansion of our US business. The great success of Ecert on the US market has made it necessary to improve direct customer service on the spot.