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Are you a Food Manufacturer? Listen up.

Are you a Food Manufacturer? Listen up.

Why is it so important to abide by FDA regulations?

Because, frankly, you don’t want to end up in jail. (let alone hurt anyone!)

The former president of Peanut Corporation of America was recently sentenced to 28 years in prison for knowingly distributing contaminated foods.  His participation in one of the biggest salmonella outbreaks in recent years has caught up with him.   CNN reports the 2008 outbreak killed 9 people and sicked 714 others.

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