December 2022

Dr. Hend Letaief Joins B&R Compliance as the Director of Quality and Food Safety

CANTON, MA – B&R Compliance Associates, LLC (B&R), an EquipNet Company, welcomes Hend Letaief as the Director of Quality and Food Safety. Hend offers over 13 years of experience in the food and beverage industry, specializing in food science with various past leadership roles in the wine, beverage, and cannabis industries.

Dr. Letaief received her Ph.D. in Food Science and Technology from the University of Turin in Italy, where she attended several national and international conferences, published three industry articles, and assisted in the preparation and teaching of enology courses.

At the beginning of her professional career, Letaief was a postdoctoral researcher in France, focusing on analysis and technologies within the wine industry. From there she went on to carry on multiple leadership roles relative to the technological food and beverage industry including analytical chemistry, technical compliance, product development, and much more.

“Having Hend join our team at B&R is a great honor for us. We look forward to growing the company further with her expertise and strong background in the food and beverage sector,” states Sal Calandra, President of B&R. “With Hend’s expertise, we are able to expand our portfolio and continue to provide top-quality services to our clients.”


About B&R Compliance

B&R is a recognized leader for regulatory compliance solutions for products throughout the gases, chemical, OTC drug, and food & beverage industries. Whether it be DOT, OSHA, FDA, or Process Safety and Risk Management, the Associates at B&R Compliance have lifetimes of experience spanning from the production floor to executive management and specialize in delivering cost-effective regulatory solutions custom fit to your business and compliance needs. No matter the company size or capability, B&R can cost effectively deliver the expertise and in-depth experience needed to keep your business abreast of today and tomorrow’s regulatory requirements. Learn more at


About EquipNet

EquipNet, Inc. is a leading provider of proactive asset management solutions and services to leading corporations in the pharmaceutical, chemical, electronics, industrial, and consumer packaged goods industries. EquipNet’s vision is to revolutionize the way companies manage their surplus assets by maximizing financial returns and minimizing the risks associated with idle capital assets. If you have surplus you are looking to sell or are looking for pre-owned equipment at an affordable price, visit us at

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