Category: Current News

Food safety is our business

Rick Gilmore to Speak at Import and Export Day, Nov 20, 2020

Autumn Session of the Forum International Import and Export Day, November 18-20, 2020: to assist Russian and foreign exporters in finding partners.Day three, November 20 (HALL 1), Russia’s Export Potential Day10:00 (Moscow time)Special guest – Richard Gilmore, Founder and leader of GIC Group – international agribusiness company established in 1980, USA

CPC Featured in BiofuelsDigest Online

Just posted in BiofuelsDigest online – – Reducing Carbon Emissions in Agriculture: The Digest’s 2020 Multi-Slide Guide to Commodity Plus Carbon. At ABLC Digital this summer, there was lots of talk about carbon. In this slide guide, GIC takes us on a learning journey about commodity plus carbon and how it monetizes carbon. What is …

World Food Day 2020

FAO’s slogan for World Food Day 2020 is “Grow, nourish, sustain. Together. — Our actions are our future.” And yet, the world is beset by geopolitical trade wars, COVID-19, an economic slump, and climate change.  Not exactly the kind of togetherness we need for food security!

Climate Change and Food Safety

FAO and WHO have both warned of the impact of climate change on food safety. We’re in Food Safety Month right now — but every month is climate change.  Resilient food systems, sustainable farming, and targeted mitigation are long-term prerequisites. 

National Food Safety Education Month

The CDC (Center for Disease Control & Prevention) has declared September National Food Safety Education Month.  The course work is global and more challenging than ever — COVID 19, trade wars suspending supply chains, and likely new pathogen threats.  GFSF (Global Food Safety Forum) joins with others in providing a platform for international collaboration in …

GFSF’s Food Safety Rating Platform

Watch for GFSF’s (Global Food Safety Forum) roll-out of FSRP (Food Safety Rating Platform).  We focus on food safety impact investment systems and opportunities.  For more information, contact our Beijing office or Rick Gilmore, Chairman (

Mars, Anyone?

CDC (Center for Disease Control & Prevention) reports 212 cases of Salmonella in 23 states, July 24.  Cause–as yet unknown.  Mars is starting to look awfully appealing!

GFSF Food Safety Rating Platform

ESG impact investing assigns little priority to food safety. We don’t!  Join us in our launch of the GFSF Food Safety Rating Platform where the reward for food safety excellence is access to capital at below market rates and low premium food safety liability insurance.