Confederation of Indian Food Trade and Industry (CIFTI), the only industry association of itís kind in the country, was established by Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry in 1985 to cater specifically to the need of Food Industry and Trade. CIFTI not only provides institutional support at the national level but also plays a pivotal role in partnering the Government and the private sector in promoting the development of food processing on the global platform.
CIFTIís gamut of activities not only covers the food-processing sector but also and food services industry etc. Representing directly and indirectly around 2500 companies (a wide and varied spectrum of the food industry) CIFTI is supported by strong networking with similar organizations, both at the national as well as at the global level. CIFTI’s skills and expertise in providing information services by virtue of being the knowledge hub for the food processing industry is unmatched. Read More >>
CIFTI Training Program on FSSR
Confederation of Indian Chambers of Food Trade & Industry (CIFTI), a food wing of FICCI organized a one-day workshop on "Food Safety & Standards Regulations: Building Awareness" on August17, 2012 at Auditorium of Hindustan Unilever Limited, Research Centre, No 64, Main Road, Whitefield, Bangalore - 560066, India. The workshop was attended by more than 100 delegates representing industry (especially SMEs), FDA officials.
The workshop was designed to build capacity and augment understanding of FSOs, Dos, Public Analysits and FBOs on new rules and regulations viz Food Safety & Standards (Licensing & Registration) Regulations, Risk Assessment, Labeling and claims and Indian Food Code.
The workshop was inaugurated by Mr. Anjum Parwez, Food Safety Commissioner Karnataka. Dr. A welcomed all the delegates and presented a brief on the status of current Food Industry regulations. Read More >>
CIFTI Workshop on 'Food Industry Regulations' Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Third workshop in the CIFTI series for augmenting understanding on ‘Food Industry Regulations’ was organized on 9th August, 2012 at The Pride Hotel, Ahmadabad, Gujarat. About 40 delegates participated in the event.
Mr. H. G. Koshia, Food Safety Commissioner, FDA Gujarat inaugurated the workshop. The workshop included sharing of views and experiences of eminent speakers viz Mr. B N Dixit, Director Legal Metrology, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Sh. P. Karthikeyan, Assistant Director (QA & S ) , FSSAI, Mr. Prabodh Halde, Head Regulatory, Marico Limited, Ms. Arti G Sankar, Senior Manager- Abott Nutrition & Ms. Abhilasha Tanwar, APEDA. Read More >>