Thursday, August 21, 2014

nSPIRED Natural Foods, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Certain Retail Lots Of Arrowhead Mills® Peanut Butters, Maranatha® Almond Butters And Peanut Butters And Specific Private Label Nut Butters Because Of Possible Health Risk

nSpired Natural Foods, Inc. is voluntarily recalling certain retail lots of Arrowhead Mills® Peanut Butters, MaraNatha® Almond Butters and Peanut Butters and specific private label nut butters (listed below) packaged in glass and plastic jars because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

Products were distributed across the United States, Canada, Hong Kong, United Arab Emirates, and Dominican Republic. The products also were available for purchase on the internet.

Visit the FDA website for a list of UPC codes and Best By dates regarding this recall.

The following products are being recalled:

  • Arrowhead Mills Organic Crunchy Peanut Butter 16 oz.
  • Arrowhead Mills Organic Creamy Peanut Butter 16 oz.
  • MaraNatha Roasted Creamy Almond Butter 16 oz
  • MaraNatha Roasted Crunchy Almond Butter 16 oz.
  • MaraNatha Organic Roasted Creamy Almond Butter 16 oz.
  • MaraNatha Organic Roasted Crunchy Almond Butter 16 oz.
  • MaraNatha Organic Raw Crunchy Almond Butter 16 oz.
  • MaraNatha Organic Raw Creamy Almond Butter 16 oz.
  • MaraNatha Raw Almond Butter 16 oz.
  • MaraNatha Organic Creamy Peanut Butter 16 oz.
  • MaraNatha Organic Crunchy Peanut Butter 16 oz.
  • MaraNatha No Stir Creamy Peanut Butter with Salt 16 oz.
  • MaraNatha Organic Creamy Peanut Butter with Salt 16 oz.
  • MaraNatha Organic Crunchy Peanut Butter with Salt 16 oz.
  • MaraNatha Organic No Stir Creamy Peanut Butter with Salt 16 oz.
  • MaraNatha Organic No Stir Crunchy Peanut Butter with Salt 16 oz.
  • MaraNatha Organic Raw Almond Butter 8 oz.
  • *MaraNatha Roasted Creamy Almond Butter 26 oz.
  • MaraNatha Organic Creamy Peanut Butter with Salt 26 oz.
  • MaraNatha Organic Crunchy Peanut Butter with Salt 26 oz.
  • MaraNatha No Stir Creamy Almond Butter 12 oz.
  • MaraNatha No Stir Crunchy Almond Butter 12 oz.
  • MaraNatha Organic No Stir Creamy Peanut Butter with Salt 16 oz
  • MaraNatha Organic No Stir Crunchy Peanut Butter with Salt 16 oz.
  • MaraNatha No Stir Creamy Almond Butter 12 oz.
  • MaraNatha No Stir Crunchy Almond Butter 12 oz.
  • MaraNatha Creamy Maple Almond Butter 12 oz.
  • MaraNatha Creamy Roasted Almond Butter 340 grams
  • MaraNatha Creamy Raw Almond Butter 340 grams
  • MaraNatha Organic Creamy Peanut Butter with Salt 500 grams
  • MaraNatha Organic Crunchy Peanut Butter with Salt 500 grams
  • MaraNatha No Stir Creamy Peanut Butter with Salt 500 grams
  • MaraNatha No Stir Crunchy Peanut Butter with Salt 500 grams
  • MaraNatha Creamy Almond Butter No Salt 340 grams
  • MaraNatha Crunchy Almond Butter No Salt 340 grams
  • MaraNatha Creamy Almond Butter 737 grams
  • Kroger No Stir Creamy Almond Butter 12 oz.
  • Safeway Open Nature Almond Butter 12 oz.
  • Trader Joe's Crunchy Raw Almond Butter 16 oz.
  • Trader Joe's Creamy Raw Almond Butter 16 oz.
  • Whole Foods 365 Creamy Roasted Almond Butter 16 oz.
  • Whole Foods 365 Crunchy Roasted Almond Butter 16 oz.
  • Whole Foods 365 Organic Creamy Roasted Almond Butter 16 oz.



Voluntary Recall Notice of McCormick Ground Oregano Due to Possible Salmonella Risk

McCormick & Company, Incorporated is initiating a voluntary recall of McCormick® Ground Oregano, 0.75 oz bottle, with code dates BEST BY AUG 21 16 H and AUG 22 16 H due to possible contamination with Salmonella. This recall does not impact any other McCormick Ground, Whole or Oregano Leaves products.

STATES SHIPPED TO: AL, AZ, CA, CO, FL, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, and many other states.

For a list of UPC numbers, Item numbers and Shipping dates, visit the FDA website for complete information.



Georgia Firm Recalls Chicken Nugget Product Due To Possible Foreign Matter Contamination

Perdue, a Gainesville, Ga. establishment, is recalling approximately 15,306 pounds of frozen, fully cooked chicken nugget product that may be contaminated with extraneous materials.

The following product is subject to recall:
  • 8-oz. box of “APPLEGATE naturals CHICKEN NUGGETS” with the “BEST BEFORE” date of “02/05/15”.
The products were shipped to retail outlets nationwide. For complete information regarding this recall, visit the FSIS website.


Thursday, August 7, 2014

New York Firm Recalls Sausage Product Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergen

Zemco Industries Inc., a Buffalo, NY, establishment, is recalling approximately 106,800 pounds of smoked sausage due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The product contains soy, a known allergen that is not declared on the label of the product.

The product subject to recall includes:
  • 2.5 lb. packages of “CAVANAUGH SMOKED SAUSAGE”
The products were produced on June 11, 2014; June 13, 2014; June 19, 2014; July 10, 2014; July 19, 2014; and Aug. 1, 2014. The recalled product has Use By dates of Sept. 9, 2014; Sept. 11, 2014; Sept. 17, 2014; Oct. 8, 2014; Oct. 17, 2014; and Oct. 30, 2014.
 
The product was sent to distribution centers for resale as well as retail establishments nationwide.

For a list of "ESTABLISHMENT" numbers, visit the FSIS website.


Seoul Shik Poom Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Eggs in Choripdong Chocolate Almond Richmond Ice Bar

Seoul Shik Poom Inc. of Englewood, NJ is recalling Choripdong Chocolate Almond Richmond Ice Bar (4bags/432ml) because they may contain undeclared eggs. 

The recalled Choripdong Chocolate Almond Richmond Ice Bar(4bars/432 ml) was distributed nationwide through retail stores.

Choripdong Chocolate Almond Richmond Ice Bar (4bars/432 ml) was sold in a silver plastic cooling bag. The product has an expiration date of 03/20/2015 which is stamped on the package. For a list of UPC codes, visit the FDA website.


Sunburst Superfoods Recalls Organic Raw Carob Powder Because of Possible Health Risk

Sunburst Superfoods of Tuckahoe, NY, is recalling Sunburst SUPERFOODS Organic Raw Carob Powder sold from March 12, 2014 through July 28th, 2014, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

Sunburst SUPERFOODS Organic Raw Carob Powder was distributed throughout the United States to consumers through online sales.

Sunburst SUPERFOODS Organic Raw Carob Powder was sold in One Pound and Five Pound bags with no coding. The product is packaged in re-sealable, all-natural brown paper bags with a thin metal and thin plastic lining on the interior of the bags. Visit the FDA website for complete information included in this recall.


CDPH Warns Consumers Not to Eat VR Green Farms Jarred Food Products Because of Botulism Risk

California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Director and State Health Officer Dr. Ron Chapman warned consumers not to eat VR Green Farms jarred food products because they may have been improperly produced, making them susceptible to contamination with Clostridium botulinum.

Ingestion of botulism toxin from improperly processed jarred and canned foods may lead to serious illness and death.

VR Green Farms of San Clemente, California, is voluntarily recalling the following varieties of jarred food products: Pine Nut Basil Pesto, Pickled Farm Mix, Old World Tomato Sauce, Sundried Tomatoes in Olive Oil, Tuscan Grilling Sauce, and Pasta Sauce. These food products were sold under the VR Farms label and packaged in Mason-style glass jars with screw-on metal lids. The product labels do not include any coding or “use by” dates. 

The products were sold at the VR Green Farms stand in San Clemente, California and via the Internet to consumers throughout the United States.

For complete information regarding this recall, visit the FDA website.