Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Product Recall of Kroger’s Break ‘n Bake Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Due to Peanut Butter Cup Cookie Dough Mispacked Into Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Packages

ConAgra Foods, in cooperation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), is recalling a limited number of Kroger’s Break ‘N Bake chocolate chip cookie dough packages due to peanut butter cup cookie dough inadvertently mispacked into chocolate chip cookie dough packages.

This recall is limited to Kroger’s Break ‘N Bake Chocolate Chip cookie dough bearing the following Use by date. No other products are impacted.
Item: Kroger Break ‘N Bake Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough, 16 oz. packages
Use by: 24NOV13C21
The recalled items were sold in Kroger, Dillons, Baker’s, Gerbes, Foods Co., Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Fry’s, Jay C, Owen’s, Pay Less, Scott’s, QFC, Ralphs and Smith’s stores.
The product was shipped to Kroger distribution centers and stores in 26 states, including:  Arizona and New Mexico.
For complete information, including the UPC codes regarding this recall, visit the FDA website.

Thursday, August 22, 2013

See's Candies, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Milk In Dark Chocolate Blueberries

See’s Company of San Francisco is recalling all Dark Chocolate Blueberries because it contains undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. 

Product was distributed nationwide through See’s Candies Retail Shops, Licensees and Mail Order. The product is sold bulk and packaged at the shops in 8oz clear cellophane bags.The product UPC is: 737666094479. 

For complete information on this recall visit the FDA website.

Voluntary Recall of Limited Lots of Maple Almond Butter Jars and Chocolate Hazelnut Butter Jars No other Justin’s products involved

Justin’s has initiated a voluntary recall of certain lots of its Maple Almond Butter 16oz jars and its Chocolate Hazelnut Butter 16oz jars due to the presence of foreign metallic fragments in unpackaged nut butter. While no metal has been found in any individual jars, out of an abundance of caution, Justin’s initiated this voluntary recall. 

The “Best By” date can be located on the label of the jar between the UPC bar code and the nutrition facts panel. No other Justin’s products are involved in this recall.

The products were distributed nationally to numerous retailers and were available for purchase on the internet from 07/18/13 to 08/14/13.

For a list of products included in this recall visit the FDA website.

Thursday, August 15, 2013

P&G Voluntarily Recalls Limited Quantity of Dry Pet Food Due to Possible Health Risk

The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) has voluntarily recalled specific lots of dry pet food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. These lots were distributed in the United States.

This issue is limited to the specific dry pet food lot codes listed on the FDA website. Some of the products included in the recall are EUKANUBA DRY DOG FOODS, IAMS DRY DOG FOODS, and IAMS DRY CAT FOODS. These products were made during a 10 day window at a single manufacturing site. P&G’s routine testing determined that some products made during this timeframe have the potential for Salmonella contamination. As a precautionary measure, P&G is recalling the potentially impacted products made during this timeframe. No other dry dog food, dry cat food, dog or cat canned wet food, biscuits/treats or supplements are affected by this announcement.

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Whole Foods Market recalls Trois Comtois Morbier cheese because of possible health risk

Whole Foods Market announces that it is recalling Trois Comtois Morbier cheese in the Mid Atlantic, Southwest, Northern California, Southern Pacific and Midwest regions. This cheese is being recalled because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

The recalled Trois Comtois Morbier comes in wheels approximately 11 lbs. each, which are then cut and wrapped in varying weights and are labeled with a Whole Foods Market scale label.  Below is a list of how the cheese was labeled, including PLU code, according to the state in which it was sold. This recall includes all “best by” dates sold in Whole Foods Market stores in the states listed below.
StateLabeled asPLU
Louisiana, Oklahoma, TexasMorbier Raw Milk293358
Ohio, Virginia, Washington D.C.Morbier AOC Le Trois293608
Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, WisconsinMorbier Raw Milk French Cheese293358
Southern California, Hawaii, ArizonaMorbier Raw Milk293358
Northern California and Nevada (Reno store only)Morbier Les Trois Comtois293608

For further information regarding this recall visit the FDA website.

Mississippi Firm Recalls Frozen Chicken Meals Due To Misbranding And Undeclared Allergen

Traditions, a Pearl, Miss., establishment, is recalling 2,486 pounds of frozen chicken meals because of misbranding and an undeclared allergen. The products contain milk, a known allergen, which is not declared on the label.

The products were distributed to food service institutions nationwide. 

The products subject to recall include:
  • A three-compartment tray containing “Lemon Pepper Chicken Breast Filet with Rib Meat Smoke Flavor Added / Mixed Vegetables / Basil and Garlic Fettuccine” bearing the establishment number “P-18350” inside the USDA mark of inspection. The products were produced and packaged on Oct. 5, 2012, Dec 19, 2012 and Jan. 28, 2013
For more information on this recall visit the FSIS website.

Kansas Firm Recalls Beef Products Due To Possible E. Coli O157:H7 Contamination

National Beef Packing Company, a Liberal, Kan., firm, is recalling approximately 50,100 pounds of ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli.

All these products bear the establishment number “EST. 208A” inside the USDA mark of inspection. The products were produced on July 18, 2013 and were shipped in 40 to 60 pound cases to retailers, wholesalers, and food service distributors nationwide.

For product codes regarding this recall, visit the FSIS website.