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Consent Form

You are being asked to participate in a survey to better assess the current understanding of the issues related to food fraud in your company from your perspective as an expert interested party. Specifically, the survey explores the level of activity related to managing food safety issues involving food fraud, your level of concern and the challenges your organization is facing in managing fraud-related food safety issues.  

Survey opens: OPEN
Survey closes: Ongoing

The survey will include questions about food fraud. No personal identifiers will be used so the survey is anonymous. You must be at least 18 years old to participate in this survey.

Participation in this survey is completely voluntary. You have the right to say no. You may change your mind at any time and withdraw. You may choose to not answer specific questions or to stop participating at any time. 

If you have concerns or questions about this survey, or how to do any part of it, please contact the researcher:

John Spink, PhD
Food Fraud Prevention Academy


This survey is a follow-up from the previous food fraud prevention research projects such as regarding awareness of food fraud terminology, the compliance scope, the needs of industry and regulators, and food fraud data collection needs.
You indicate your voluntary agreement to participate by beginning this survey.


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* 1. Which best describes your firm’s primary scope of activities?

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* 2. Your primary work location (select one):

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* 3. Geographic area focus of your business (select all that apply)

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* 4. My comments represent the business level of (select all that apply):

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* 5. The business function I represent is