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Life after the food contamination crisis – how closely should retailers vet their suppliers’ sourcing?  Where does the ultimate responsibility for consumer safety lie?

Introduction The contamination of the beef supply chain with horse meat is a stark illustration of the risk of supply chain failure and should serve as a wakeup call for all retailers, not just those in the food sector. The KPMG/Ipsos Retail Think Tank (‘the RTT’) met in April to consider the implications of the…