FSMA tops ‘Hot Topics’ at 2017 Food Safety Summit keynote

May 11, 2017

CHICAGO — On a keynote panel mostly about the angst being felt around food safety, Costco’s Craig Wilson was the calmest guy in the house. And why not?

When Wilson, Costco Wholesale Corporation’s vice president for food safety, asked those in the 1,000-seat theater if any of them had Costco cards, half to two-thirds raised their hands. And when he circled back a few minutes later to ask how many were Costco suppliers and how many were Costco consumers, he learned the split was fairly even.

Speakers on the keynote panel at the 2017 Food Safety Summit were, from left, moderator Dane