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Food Hygiene

Proofer Bakery ops suspended after SFA finds massive pest infestation

Proofer Bakery ops suspended after SFA finds massive pest infestation

27/10/2021 4:46:00 AM

Proofer Bakery ops suspended after SFA finds massive pest infestation

SINGAPORE - A bakery chain with 16 outlets in shopping malls and elsewhere had its operations suspended until further notice after a massive infestation of cockroaches and rodents was found in its food preparation areas and delivery trucks. Proofer Bakery was also directed to recall...

SFA said it has directed Proofer Bakery to suspend its food business operations and rectify the lapses and take measures to improve the cleanliness of and food safety practices at its premises.The Straits Times has contacted the company for comment. According to public records, Proofer Bakery was formed in 2014, and lists Ms Anita Chia and Mr Aris Goh as its directors.

SFA said:"Food safety is a joint responsibility as food can be contaminated anywhere along the food chain."While SFA continues to be vigilant and works to ensure that regulatory measures are in place and properly enforced, the industry and consumers must also play their part."

The agency added that all food operators should ensure their premises are clean and well maintained, and that staff are trained on proper food safety management.SFA said it would take enforcement action against operators who flout regulations, and that offenders are liable for a fine of up to $10,000 or a jail term of up to a year, or both. headtopics.com

It added:"Members of the public who come across poor food safety practices in our food establishments are advised not to patronise them and provide feedback via ourwith details for our follow up investigations." Read more: The New Paper »

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