HorizonScan

  • HorizonScan is a database of global raw material and commodity issues covering all areas of food integrity.
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HorizonScan

If you are a supply chain manager with multiple ingredient responsibilities or complex international supply chains, or a company looking for new supply options, HorizonScan enables you to conduct top-line investigations and be alerted to food safety issues very quickly.


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  • Pro-actively monitor food supply chain issues on a global scale.
  • Keep your supply chain safe and your business running without interruption.
  • Search by commodity, country of origin, type of threat, supplier and more.
  • Set up automatic alerts for the commodities and issues most important to you.

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HorizonScan monitors commodity safety and integrity issues worldwide, collecting data daily from more than 100 food safety agencies and other reliable sources, delivering timely alerts on emerging food safety issues. It can help you to meet all consumer and regulatory demands for transparency and accountability across the ingredient supply chain, by identifying potential food safety threats before they become a problem.

You can use HorizonScan pro-actively to monitor food supply chain issues, from fraud and authenticity concerns, to pesticide or veterinary drug residues, environmental and other contaminants, microbiological problems, allergens and more.


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HorizonScan Capabilities

This global food integrity and risk system provides:

Supplier Check

Allowing you to check individual companies for previous commodity-specific references to food integrity issues in their supply chain.

Regular email alert

Regular email alerts related specifically to your commodity interests.

Searchable summaries

Searchable summary of all problems in individual commodities at an international level.

Daily Scans

Daily scans of official sites of 64 countries, with more than 100 independent sources.

Supplier Bags

"supply chain risk control is not only a new FSMA requirement but is an important part of brand protection in today's food safety environment. HorizonScan is a great resource to better understand where the risks are in your supply chain, and thus better manage those risks."


Dr. David Acheson
CEO of the Acheson Group, & former Associate Commissioner for Foods at the US FDA



Detailed breakdowns

Detailed breakdowns of fraud and authenticity issues.

Risk prioritisation for:

  • Pesticides residues
  • Veterinary drug residues
  • Mycotoxin incidence
  • Microbiological incidence
  • Unlabelled allergens

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Bespoke Data Management Systems

Fulfil your organisations requirements with Fera's powerful datasets.

We can customise any of our existing Knowledge Solutions products (HorizonScan, FC24, and LIAISON) to fit your organisation's requirements. These products have a varying scope to provide a flexible service that can be tailored-made to suit your specific requirements.

Our products are the foundations for a specific bespoke system that can be suitable for a plethora of uses across the agri-food sector, providing up-to-date data from which to make key, informed business decisions.

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