12 January - 20 June 2016

Product recalls and alerts

View the latest product recalls and alerts from the UK and rest of the world, plus plenty of useful links.

UK

  • HIGH5 recalls its Energy Source Summer Fruits sachets, selection packs, large and small taster packs, and the filled bottles because they contain soya and milk, which are not mentioned on the label. (FSA)
  • Shahnaz Food Products Ltd recalls Mr Naga Hot Pepper Pickle because of undeclared mustard. (FSA)
  • Consumers warned about unregistered and unapproved ice-cream producer, Zac Ices (or Lucky Gold Leaf) (FSA)
  • TK Maxx & Homesense is recalling various Bite Fuel Protein Granola Trail Mixes because they contain milk and oats which are incorrectly labelled. (FSA)
  • Gourmet Nut recalls Gourmet on the Go Wasabi Peas because they contain wheat which is not correctly declared on the label. (FSA)
  • Costcutter is recalling Independent Sliced Chorizo because the product contains milk which is not correctly declared on the label. (FSA)
  • Aldi is recalling Just Tasty Chicken and Bacon Layered Salad because it contains milk which is not mentioned on the label. (FSA)

Ireland

  • The Little Milk Company is recalling a batch of its Organic Irish Cheddar cheese due to the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes. (FSAI)

Australia and New Zealand

  • Pastry Plus is conducting a recall of its Cookies Sweet product due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (peanut). (FSANZ)
  • Hellers Ltd is recalling a specific batch of its Huttons Smallgoods brand Sizzlers original flavour due to the presence of undeclared milk. (MPI)
  • Gluten Free Holdings Ltd is recalling a batch of its Gluten Free Choice brand Beef & Gravy Pies due to the presence of undeclared milk. (MPI)

Canada

  • Vantage Foods (ON) Inc. is recalling mechanically tenderized steaks from the marketplace due to possible E. coli O157:H7 contamination. (CFIA)
  • Sofina Foods Inc. is recalling Janes brand frozen uncooked breaded chicken products from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. (CFIA)
  • Albion Farms and Fisheries Ltd and Union Bay Seafood Ltd are recalling certain Pacific Oysters (farm raised) from the marketplace due to a marine biotoxin which causes Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning (PSP). (CFIA)
  • Yummy Market Inc. is recalling Yummy Market brand Smoked Lake Trout w/Pepper with Cracked Black Pepper from the marketplace because it may permit the growth of Clostridium botulinum. (CFIA)

USA

  • Kenny’s Great Pies, Inc. of Smyrna, GA, is voluntarily recalling its 22 ounce packages of "Kenny’s Buckeye Pie" because they may contain undeclared wheat. (FDA)
  • Organic Spices, Inc. is recalling 0.4 oz. Organic Tarragon because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. (FDA)
  • Aunt Beth’s Cookies in Mishawaka, IN is voluntarily recalling certain baked cookies because they may contain traces of undeclared peanut or tree-nut allergens. (FDA)
  • A.S.K. Foods, Inc. of Palmyra, Pennsylvania is voluntarily recalling one lot of Hannaford Supermarkets’ Taste of Inspirations Classic Red Skin Potato Salad because it may contain undeclared egg. (FDA)
  • Bel Brands USA, Inc. is issuing a voluntary recall of Merkts Port Wine Cheese Spread because a few consumers have reported finding small pieces of plastic in the product. (FDA)
  • Select Whole Foods Market stores in Arizona, California and Nevada are voluntarily recalling apple cinnamon hand pies because the products contained egg that was not listed on the product label. (FDA)
  • La Terra Fina is voluntarily recalling its 10 oz. containers of Spinach Artichoke & Parmesan Dip & Spread due to undeclared egg. (FDA)
  • General Mills is voluntarily recalling two days of production of Cascadian Farm Organic Cinnamon Raisin Granola cereal because of undeclared almond. (FDA)
  • Great American Deli is recalling some batches of Premium Chicken Salad Wheatberry Sandwich as they contain undeclared eggs and soy. (FDA)
  • Whole Foods Market stores is voluntarily recalling 365 Everyday Value Organic Raisin Bran because the product contains undeclared peanuts that were not listed on the product label. (FDA)

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