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ALS launches a revolution in micro-organism identification

ALS is proud to announce a revolution in micro-organism identification utilising 'MALDI-TOF' technology. ALS is equally proud of the fact that they are the first food testing laboratory i……


ALS: providing consultancy solutions for BRC compliance

The new BRC Global Standard for Food Safety Issue 7 was released in January and is auditable from July 2015. Many of the changes in the new standard are in direct response to the food safety issues w……


ALS achieves best ever customer satisfaction scores

ALS is delighted to report that it has recorded its 'best ever' levels of Customer Satisfaction in the 1st Quarter of 2015. The results, obtained from 100 different customers, form part ……


ALS expands in Europe with acquisition of Controlvet

ALS is delighted to announce that it is continuing to expand its footprint in Europe following the acquisition of Controlvet SGPS. Originally founded in Viseu in March 1999, Contr……


Almond allergen testing now available at ALS

ALS is pleased to announce that it has extended its range of allergen testing at Chatteris with the addition of quantitative determination of almond in food and swab samples. The method uses automate……


Client training days - a continuing success story for ALS

Over the course of the past 2 years ALS has oragnised a number of 'client Training Days' at its laboratory sites across the UK. The latest of these successful events was recently staged ……