Thursday, August 30, 2012

Splendid Products Voluntarily Recalls Daniella Brand Mangoes Because Of Possible Health Risk

 Produce distributor Splendid Products is voluntarily recalling certain lots of Daniella brand mangoes because they may be contaminated with Salmonella.

The recalled mangoes were sold at various retail stores throughout the U.S. between July 12 and August 29, 2012. Mangoes have been linked to a number of recent cases of salmonellosis in Canada, and may be linked to cases in California and perhaps other states. Although an investigation is still ongoing, out of an abundance of caution Splendid Products is recalling Daniella mangoes in the U.S.

For further information and PLU numbers involved in this recall visit the FDA website.

Monday, August 27, 2012

Protica Inc. Recalls Product Because Of Possible Health Risk

Protica Inc. of Whitehall, PA had undertaken a voluntary product withdrawal of four products including Body Choice "Protein Shots", Nutritional Resources "Protein Wave", ProBalance "Protein to Go French Vanilla Latte" and "Protein to Go Milk Chocolate Shake" because they have the potential to be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, a bacterium which can cause life-threatening illness or death. Consumers are warned not to use the product even if it does not look or smell spoiled.

The products withdrawn were distributed nationally through retail and direct mail and are limited to specific lots of the branded products. Visit the FDA website for a complete list of products and lot numbers included in this recall.

American Licorice Company Announces Recall of 16 oz. Red Vines® Black Licorice Twists

American Licorice Company of Union City, CA is recalling 16 oz. Red Vines® Black Licorice Twists due to elevated levels of lead. Only the one pound bag (16 oz.) of Red Vines® Black Licorice Twists containing "Best Before Date" of 020413 are affected by this recall. American Licorice is notifying consumers and customers not to consume this candy.

For complete information on this recall visit the FDA website.

True Nutrition Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Whey Protein Isolate, Whey Protein Concentrate and Hydrlolyzed Whey Products

True Nutrition is announcing a recall of Whey Protein Isolate, Whey Protein Concentrate and Hydrolyzed Whey Protein, because their labels fail to declare milk as the source of the whey. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk and milk derivatives run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

Whey Protein Isolate, Whey Protein Concentrate and Hydrolyzed Whey Protein was distributed through the website www.truenutrition.com
 
True Nutrition shipped whey protein products beginning May 2nd 2012. For a list of products and lot numbers associated with this recall visit the FDA website. 
 
 

Bay Valley Foods Issues A Voluntary Recall of Naturally Fresh® Roasted & Glazed Pecan Pieces Salad Toppings

Bay Valley Foods is voluntarily recalling packages of Naturally Fresh® Roasted & Glazed Pecan Pieces Salad Toppings because some of the packages may contain almonds that are not listed in the ingredient statement.

The recalled packages of Naturally Fresh® Roasted & Glazed Pecan Pieces Salad Toppings were distributed between June 26, 2012, and August 22, 2012, in Texas and other states.

For "Best By" dates and UPC Codes for this recall visit the FDA website.

Fresh Express Recalls Limited Quantity of Expired 10 oz. Hearts of Romaine Salad Due to Possible Health Risk

Fresh Express Incorporated is voluntarily recalling a limited quantity of expired 10 oz. Hearts of Romaine salad with the expired Use-by Date of August 23, 2012 and a Product Code beginning with "G222" as a precaution due to a possible health risk from Listeria monocytogenes.

Fresh Express customer service representatives are already contacting retailers to confirm the product was removed from their inventories and store shelves in accordance with standard procedures for products that have reached their expiration date. Customers with questions may contact their Fresh Express customer service representative.

The product was distributed in TX and many other states. For a complete list of states visit the FDA website.

In an unlikely event that consumers may still have this expired product in their refrigerators, it should not be consumed, but discarded instead. Consumers with questions may call the Fresh Express Consumer Response Center at (800) 242-5472 during the hours of 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time.

Thursday, August 23, 2012

Spence & Co issues A Voluntary Recall of Smoked Salmon 8oz Trim & Wellsley Farms 16oz Nova lot no. 6704701 Because of Possible Health Risk

Spence & Co Ltd, Brockton MA, a smoked salmon company is recalling Wellsley Farms brand 16oz Nova Lot: 6704701 and Spence & Co brand 8oz Smoked Trim Lot: 6704701 due to an abundance of caution because of possible contamination by Listeria monocytogenes.

Spence & Co Ltd brand 8oz Smoked Salmon Trim distributed to Krogers and King Soopers in Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Colorado, Wyoming & Utah between 6.22.12 and 6.29.12.

For complete information on this recall visit the FDA website.

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

JFC International Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Eggs, Soybeans and Wheat in JFC Furikake-Seto Fumi 1.7oz

JFC INTERNATIONAL INC. of Los Angeles, California is recalling JFC FURIKAKE-SETO FUMI 1.7 OZ, because it contains undeclared egg yolk, soybeans and wheat. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to eggs, soybeans and wheat, run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

JFC FURIKAKE-SETO FUMI 1.7 OZ is distributed nationwide through retail stores and/or on-line web stores.

For more information visit the FDA website.

Monday, August 20, 2012

Investigation of Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium Infections Potentially Related to Cantaloupe Grown in Southwest Indiana

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state and local officials are investigating a multi-state outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium infections. The investigation is in the early stages. We are moving quickly to learn as much as possible and prevent additional people from becoming ill. We recognize that people will be concerned about this outbreak, and we will continue to provide updates and advice. 

A total of 141 persons infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Typhimurium have been reported from 20 states.The number of ill persons identified in each state is as follows: Alabama (7), Arkansas (3), California (2), Georgia (1), Illinois (17), Indiana (13), Iowa (7), Kentucky (50), Michigan (6), Minnesota (3), Missouri (9), Mississippi (2), New Jersey (1), North Carolina (3), Ohio (3), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (3), Tennessee (6), Texas (1), and Wisconsin (2).     
31 persons have been hospitalized, and two deaths have been reported in Kentucky.In the course of their investigation, state officials in Kentucky and Indiana found evidence that they believe indicate cantaloupes grown in southwestern Indiana may be a source of the ongoing Salmonella Typhimurium outbreak. FDA officials are actively investigating potential sources of the outbreak, and will continue to update the public as more specific information becomes available.

Visit the FDA website for complete information on this report.

Tanimura & Antle Voluntarily Recalls Single Lot of Romaine Lettuce Because of Possible Health Risk

Tanimura & Antle Inc. is voluntarily recalling a single lot of romaine lettuce because it may be contaminated with Escherichia coli O157:H7 bacteria (E. Coli O157:H7). The affected product is limited to Tanimura & Antle Field Fresh Wrapped Single Head Romaine. The product was available at retail locations Aug. 2 – Aug. 19, 2012. NO OTHER TANIMURA & ANTLE PRODUCTS ARE BEING RECALLED.

A total of 2,095 cases of potentially affected product were distributed throughout the US and Canada starting on August 2. A total of 1,969 cases were shipped to the following states: AZ , NM, NV, and TX.

For complete details on states and UPC codes included in this recall please visit the FDA website.

Thursday, August 16, 2012

Wisconsin Firm Recalls Turkey Sausage with Cheddar Cheese Products That May Contain Foreign Materials

Johnsonville Sausage, LLC, a Sheboygan Falls, Wisc. establishment, is recalling approximately 48,000 pounds of "Turkey Sausage with Cheddar Cheese" products because they may contain pieces of gloves.

The "Turkey Sausage with Cheddar Cheese" was produced on May 22, 2012, and was distributed to retail establishments nationwide.
For information on the recalled product and establishment number visit the FDA website.

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Vaquería Tres Monjitas Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk Derivative Ingredient in Pineapple and Guava Beverage

Vaquería Tres Monjitas is initiating a voluntary recall of the juice beverage with pinneaple-guava flavor (guava-piña) in all the pack sizes available in the market.The product has been recalled because it may contain sodium caseinate, a milk derivative, that it is not declared in the label as required by the Food and Drug Administration.

Consumers interested in returning the product for a refund can contact Vaquería Tres Monjitas at 787-474-1817 or 787-474-1818.

For complete infromation on this recall visit the FDA website.

Lucky Country Inc. Recalls One Lot of Lucky Country Aussie Style Soft Gourmet Black Licorice with Natural Ingredients

Lucky Country Inc. of Lincolnton, NC is recalling Lot A3057 of Lucky Country Aussie Style Soft Gourmet Black Licorice with Natural Ingredients from Costco and Smart & Final stores located in California, Arizona, and Utah due to elevated levels of lead.
For complete information on this recall please visit the FDA website.

Two Moms in the Raw Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanuts in Pesto Sea Cracker, 4 oz

 Two Moms in the Raw of Lafayette, CO is voluntarily recalling a limited number of 4 oz packages of Pesto Sea Crackers which were distributed from 7/2/2012 to 8/6/2012 because they may contain undeclared peanuts.

This product was distributed to retailers and distributors located nationwide.

For a complete list of lot numbers visit the FDA website.

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

HEALTH Advises Consumers Not to Eat Certain Food Products From Target Stores

The Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) advises consumers that they should not eat certain foods from the Market Pantry and Archer Farms Deli Salad lines. The products are sold at Target stores, and are being voluntarily recalled because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

Consumers who have purchased items in the list provided in the FDA website should discard them immediately. Not all Target stores carried the recalled items or the recalled date codes.

Specific questions regarding this recall should be directed to Garden-Fresh Foods, which manufactured the products. Consumers may call (800) 645-3367. Consumers can also contact Target Guest Relations for in-store purchases at (800)-440-0680 and Target.com Guest Services for online purchases at (800) 591-3869.

Monday, August 6, 2012

Minnesota Firm Recalls Ready-To-Eat Meat and Poultry Products Due To Potential Listeria Monocytogenes Contamination

Reichel Foods, a Rochester, Minn. establishment, is recalling approximately 15,880 pounds of ready-to-eat meat and poultry products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. For a list of products subject to recall visit the FSIS website.

All the products were produced between July 23, 2012, and July 26, 2012, and have a "sell by" date of Sept. 1, 2012.  The products were shipped to distribution centers in Indiana, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, and Texas. When available, the retail distribution list will be posted on FSIS' website.

Reichel Foods, Inc. Issues Voluntary Recall For Dippin' Stix Sliced Apples & Caramel with Peanuts and Armour Active Packs Cheese Pizza Lunch Kits Because of Possible Health Risk

Reichel Foods, Inc. of Rochester, Minnesota is voluntarily recalling a limited amount of Dippin’ Stix Sliced Apples & Caramel with Peanuts and Armour Active Packs Cheese Pizza Lunch Kits because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

The products were distributed to retail and convenience stores throughout the United States.

For a list of products subject to recall visit the FDA website.

Saturday, August 4, 2012

Wisconsin Firm Recalls Meat and Poultry Salad Products Due To Potential Listeria Monocytogenes Contamination

Garden Fresh Foods, a Milwaukee, Wis. establishment, is recalling approximately 13,600 pounds of meat and poultry salad products. The salads contain diced onions that are the subject of a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recall by Gill Onions, due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.

All the products were produced between July 10 and July 16, 2012.

The products were distributed to retailers and institutions nationwide. When available, the retail distribution list will be posted on the FSIS website.

Friday, August 3, 2012

San Miguel Produce, Inc. recalls Comfort Greens Kit because of Gills Onions expanded recall.

 August 1, 2012 - San Miguel Produce, Inc. of Oxnard, CA is recalling 48 cases of Cut ‘N Clean, Comfort (Cooking) Greens Kits, because products contain onions from Gills Onions, which has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

This Recall comes as a result of an expanded recall issued by Gills Onions, Oxnard, CA.

This Product was distributed July 13, 2012 through July 17, 2012 to retail stores in the following states: Arizona, California, Iowa, and Nevada.

Follow the FDA website for a full list of products and UPC Numbers on this recall.

Consumers who have purchased any of the suspect products are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund or destroy the product.

Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1(888)347-3367, Monday through Friday between the hours 8:00am-5:00 pm PST

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

California Firm Recalls BBQ Chicken Salads for Possible Listeria Monocytogenes Contamination

Garden Fresh Foods, a Milwaukee, Wis. establishment, is recalling approximately 13,600 pounds of meat and poultry salad products. The salads contain diced onions that are the subject of a Food and Drug Administration by Gill Onions, due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.

All the products were produced between July 10 and July 16, 2012. The products were distributed to retailers and institutions nationwide. When available, the retail distribution list will be posted on FSIS' website at www.fsis.usda.gov/
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For a complete list of products subject to recall go to the FSIS website.

Ken’s Foods, Inc. Issues Voluntary Recall of a Limited Number of Branded Food Service Dressings and Sauces Containing Onions Because Of Possible Health Risk Due To Gills Onions Recall

 The manufacturer of Golden Corral Tartar Sauce, Dickey’s BBQ Bean Sauce, Lee’s Cole Slaw Dressing, Fatz Tartar Sauce, Ken’s Tartar Sauce. These items contain onions from Gills Onions, which may have been contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

This recall comes as a result of a July 25, 2012, recall issued by Gills Onions, Oxnard, CA a supplier to Fresh Point, Atlanta. Fresh Point further processes the onions for Ken’s Foods, Inc.

For a complete list of products that were recalled follow the FDA website.
The items were distributed to the states of NM, TX and many others.

Garden Fresh Foods, Inc. Recalls Specific Packages Of Products Containing Onions Because Of Possible Health Risk Due To Gills Onions Expanded Recall

 Garden-Fresh Foods is initiating a voluntary recall on various ready-to-eat salads, slaw, salsa, bean and dip products sold under various brands and code dates. The products may contain onions from Gills Onions, which may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

The product were distributed in the following states: TX, AZ and other states. For a complete list of states follow the FDA website.