Established in 1968, IFIS is a leading international provider of food and health information.
IFIS produces FSTA®, also known as FSTA® – Food Science and Technology Abstracts, a specialist database enabling precise, efficient research in the sciences of food and health. FSTA is used by researchers, industry practitioners, and students around the world. To provide high quality information to the global food community, IFIS works with Clarivate Analytics, EBSCO, ProQuest, STN and Wolters Kluwer.
Launched jointly with Molecular Connections in May 2017, Escalex® is a food regulations and compliance database designed to facilitate ease of access to regulations across geographies. Escalex is a tool for use in industry, government and academia.
As a not-for-profit charitable organisation, IFIS is committed to improving knowledge, offering access to researchers in developing countries through the Research4Life programmes, HINARI, AGORA, ARDI and OARE.