To assess the suppliers of products and the services, by gauging whether expectations have been met, there is a sample supplier evaluation
Verification is performed to assess retrospectively whether the food safety system has worked adequately and where the possible improvements lie.
In order to know what needs to be done and improved in case of a food recall, the company practices with a recall test. A template with steps and requirements is attached.
To know what is going on in a supply chain, a tracing test can be done. Herewith a template with steps and supplies for the tracing test.
Here is an example of a purchasing specification, with the requirements to be made when purchasing cleaning products for use in food establishments.