Monday, February 23, 2015

WhiteWave Foods Voluntarily Recalls Horizon Cheddar Sandwich Crackers Due to Undeclared Peanuts Company says some Horizon Cheddar Sandwich Cracker boxes may contain Peanut Butter Sandwich Crackers

WhiteWave Foods is voluntarily recalling 7.5 oz packages of Horizon Cheddar Sandwich Crackers because they may contain undeclared peanuts.

We believe fewer than 62,160 boxes of product have been shipped to retailers and wholesalers in the states of Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington and many other states.

The recall is taking place due to an inadvertent packaging error. The outer package is labeled as a cheddar sandwich cracker and the inner package contains the peanut butter sandwich crackers.

Visit the FDA website for a list of UPC codes and "best before" dates provided in this recall.


Old Home Kitchens Issues Allergy Alert and Voluntary Recall on Undeclared Pecans In "Sock It To Me Crème Cake"

Old Home Kitchens is voluntarily recalling "Sock It To Me Crème Cake" under "the Bakery baked with pride" label because they contain undeclared pecans.

The recalled product was distributed through Wal-Mart Stores in Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, and many other states.

For a production code provided in this recall, visit the FDA website.

Goya Foods, Inc. Announces Recall of Kirby Brand Black Beans with Creole Seasoning and Goya Brand Black Bean Soup for Undeclared Peanut Protein

Certain lots of Kirby brand black beans with creole seasoning, 29 oz. size and Goya brand black bean soup, 29 oz. size made by Goya Santo Domingo, S.A. are being recalled.

The voluntary recall was announced after the Company was notified by one of its ingredient suppliers that one lot of ground cumin had potentially been produced with undeclared peanut protein.

This recall notice only affects Kirby black beans with creole seasoning 29 oz. size and Goya black bean soup 29 oz. size. No other sizes or varieties of black bean soup or black beans are affected.

The product was distributed in Texas and many other states. Visit the FDA website for complete details regarding this recall. 


Unilever United States, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert for Limited Number of Tubs of Breyers® No Sugar Added Salted Caramel Swirl Due to Undeclared Almond

Unilever United States, Inc. is voluntarily recalling a limited number of tubs of Breyers® No Sugar Added Salted Caramel Swirl because they may inadvertently contain almonds.

The product was distributed nationwide to limited retailers and reached consumers through retail stores.

For the UPC code provided in this recall visit the FDA website.


Monday, February 16, 2015

California Firm Recalls Beef Products Produced Without Benefit of Import Inspection

ATM International USA, Inc., a Torrance, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately 1,999 pounds of boneless beef products that were not presented at the U.S. point of entry for inspection. Without the benefit of full inspection, a possibility of adverse health consequences exists.

The boneless beef products were imported from Japan on various dates between Oct. 9, 2014 – Jan. 15, 2015, and labeled in Japanese only.
The following products are subject to recall:     
  • Various weights and cuts of vacuum packed chilled boneless beef.
The vacuum packaging bears the Japanese translation for the following cuts:
  • Tender loin
  • Strip loin
  • Ribeye
  • Chuck Roll
  • Top Sirloin Butt
  • Chuck Ribs
  • Bottom Round
  • Top Round
  • Clod
  • Brisket
  • Short Plate
  • Short Rib
  • Knuckle  
These products were shipped to distributors and retail locations in Arizona, California, and Washington.             

For an "Establishment" number provided in this recall visit the FSIS website.                    

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Issues Recall on Organic Garlic Powder Due to Possible Health Risk

Vitamin Cottage Natural Food Markets, Inc., a Lakewood, Colorado-based natural grocery chain, is recalling two lots of Natural Grocers brand Organic Garlic Powder as the product has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

The recalled product is packaged in clear plastic bags with Natural Grocers label notating Julian pack on dates and pricing per pound. The product was produced in size ranges of 0.25 pound to 0.30 pound.

The product was distributed to Natural Grocers’ 92 stores located in Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.

For a list of "Julian packed on dates" visit the FDA website.


Tuffy's Pet Foods, Inc. Issues Voluntary Recall of a Limited Quantity of Nutrisca Dry Dog Food Because of Possible Health Risk

Tuffy's Pet Foods, Inc. of Perham, MN is voluntarily recalling specific lots of 4 lb. bags of Nutrisca Chicken and Chick Pea Recipe Dry Dog Food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. Tuffy's manufactured the product for Nutrisca.

The recalled product was distributed in the 4 lb. bags nationwide to distributors, brokers, retail stores, and internet retailers. The recalled product is limited to Nutrisca Chicken and Chick Pea Recipe Dry Dog Food in 4 lb. bag sizes.

Visit the FDA website for a list of "Best By" dates, UPC codes and LOT codes provided in this recall.