Ensure maximum consumer safety and absolute confidentiality to protect your brand

confidential xray inspection service
A product recall may irretrievably damage your brands’ reputation, which is why we are on-hand to offer a fast, confidential and extremely reliable product inspection service.

Our crisis services are designed for product and food recall incidents. A stringent safety management system is crucial, especially within the food manufacturing and processing industry, and AIS is ISO accredited to help you achieve the governmental and retailer requirements of food contamination and recall incidents including HACCP and TACCP.

Established in 1998, AIS offers the widest range of specialist x-ray inspection equipment which can be customised to solve virtually any quality or contamination problem.

All our product inspection equipment is maintained to the highest standard and the ongoing investment in our technology – coupled with the intensive training of our technicians – ensures that AIS will put your product back into distribution faster than any other company, whilst delivering maximum product safety and quality.


AIS’ x-ray inspection equipment is the most advanced in the industry.

Our specialist high-resolution x-ray systems incorporate the latest high resolution silicon arrays and medical imaging sensors to deliver a higher level of detection performance than your on-line equipment can provide. …more

These x-ray sensors can achieve extremely high levels of detection performance, even in the most demanding of product applications. We are able to accurately detect foreign bodies, missing components and packaging or product defects with a resolution down to 0.2mm.

Our equipment is suitable for single item to whole case inspection, and can be customised to your individual requirements, allowing inspection without unpacking the goods.

Read more about the size and types of items we can inspect in our services pages:

Food Inspection | Product Inspection

Conventional conveyor based and “drop through” metal detectors are also available to complement the x-ray inspection systems.

Our x-ray inspection equipment is also available to hire.

Training & Experience

In a crisis situation, you can feel confident in the knowledge that your product recall is being managed by the best in the industry.

Our highly trained and experienced technicians will ensure the x-ray equipment is operated to achieve the best sensitivity, accuracy and reliability, delivering the highest level of contamination detection performance available. …more

If you wish to meet the team or visit our premises while your product is being inspected, please get in touch and we will be happy to arrange this for you.

At AIS, we aim to answer all your questions efficiently and succinctly without bombarding you with technical jargon. If, however, you wish to have a full technical briefing on the inspection equipment and techniques employed we are more than happy to provide this.


AIS is certified to operate a Quality Management System and ISO accredited to help manufacturers meet the product safety standards of HACCP, TACCP, GFSI & GMP.

Our inspection procedures offer the ultimate in detection capabilities to confirm whether your product is safe to go back into the distribution chain, providing total assurance when a CCP has been compromised or should your on-line system fail to detect a contaminant. …more

We offer you our extensive knowledge regarding regulatory compliance and will consider every element of the inspection process – so we can customise it to suit your specific problem and product – and preventing the occurrence of either hazards or malicious threats to your brand and consumers.

AIS is the first product inspection service provider in Europe to achieve ISO 9001.

AIS is certified by SAI Global to standard AS/NZS ISO 9001:2008 for “The inspection segregation and re-packing of products and components including food and soft toys on the company premises using X-ray technology”. View AIS’ ISO Certificate of Registration

Find out more about ISO Quality Standards on ISO.org.

Green Credentials and Sustainability

Our x-ray inspection service can help manufacturers to avoid waste by allowing safe products to be released, only destroying contaminated or faulty goods.

All packaging material removed during the process of inspection is recycled including shrink wrap, cartons, glass packaging and cans. …more

We always try to help the environment where possible, including sourcing sustainable suppliers.


Our top priority is to protect your brand’s integrity when you need it most.

AIS understands the need for absolute confidentiality should a potential recall incident occur and we will never share any indentifiable information regarding our clients or our projects. …more

“You won’t find us on Facebook, Twitter or YouTube”.

Connect with us on LinkedIn and Google+, where we share industry and technology news and information that may assist your business with compliance or potential recall incidents.

Furthermore, information gathered via our website is handled in complete confidence; all traffic statistics generated are anonymous and we store no personal details.


We aim to deliver a comprehensive product inspection service at the very best price.

AIS’ x-ray inspection service is fast, efficient and cost-effective, even for food and relatively low value products. …more

Our experienced team will deal with all enquiries quickly and efficiently and the initial evaluation process we offer is immediate, free and absolutely confidential.

Trial our Free Sample Inspection service, to ensure you are prepared for unexpected events that may lead to customer complaints or a product recall.

Please read more in our FAQs or contact us to discuss your requirements.
We will be happy to answer any questions regarding our services and equipment.