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

  • Isolab Distribution Ltd recalls its Pro Pharma 100% Whey High Protein Powder Food Supplement because of undeclared soya and milk. (FSA)
  • Everest Cash & Carry Ltd recalls Fried Beaten Rice with Spiced Poppadum Potato & Peanuts because of incorrect allergen labelling. (FSA)
  • Lidl recalls four varieties of Deluxe Drinking Chocolate Sticks as allergenic ingredients are not declared in English. (FSA)
  • RH Amar recalls Mary Berry’s Horseradish Sauce 160g because of undeclared sulphites. (FSA)
  • Lidl recalls its Sol & Mar Squid in Sunflower Oil products because they contain salt crystals. (FSA)
  • R M Curtis & Co Ltd recalls Snacking Essentials Fruit & Nut because of undeclared Brazil Nuts. (FSA)
  • Les Brioche recalls its Les Brioche Pain au lait Brioche Rolls 8 Pack because of undeclared soya. (FSA)

Ireland

  • Recall of Cheese Cut by The Cheese Hub Due to Possible Presence of Listeria monocytogenes. (FSAI)
  • Lidl Ireland Recalls a Batch of Sol & Mar Squid in Sunflower Oil Varieties Due to Possible Presence of Salt Crystals. (FSAI)

Australia and New Zealand

  • Westervelt Owhaoko Honey Ltd is recalling a specific batch of its Taku Honey brand Honey with Lemon due to the possibility of the product containing sharp metal foreign matter. (MPI)
  • Ming Lee Trading Pty Ltd is conducting a recall of Dried Black Dates due to the presence of a chemical contaminant. (FSANZ)

Canada

  • True North Salmon Co. Ltd. is recalling True North Seafood Company brand Toppers Smoked Salmon Flakes seasoned with lemon and dill from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. (CFIA)
  • Maple Leaf Foods is recalling Maple Leaf brand Chicken Breast Strips from the marketplace because they may contain the toxin produced by Staphylococcus bacteria. (CFIA)
  • International House of Caviar Ltd. is recalling AKI brand Chum Salmon Caviar from the marketplace because it may permit the growth of Clostridium botulinum.(CFIA)
  • Mac's Convenience Stores Inc. is recalling Mac's Favorites brand dark chocolate covered almonds from the marketplace because they contain milk which is not declared on the label. (CFIA)
  • Whole Foods Market is recalling Whole Foods Market brand Spinach Feta Stuffed Chicken Breast from the marketplace because it contains walnuts which are not declared on the label. (CFIA)
  • Basha International Foods Inc. is recalling Basha Foods International brand Baklava from the marketplace because it contain peanut which is not declared on the label. (CFIA)
  • Hen Long Oriental Gifts and Foods Co. Ltd. is recalling Captain's Choice brand Frozen Shrimp Shaomai from the marketplace because it contains egg which is not declared on the label. (CFIA)
  • International House of Caviar is recalling IHOC brand Rainbow Trout Caviar from the marketplace because it may permit the growth of Clostridium botulinum. (CFIA)
  • Various vegetable products under the brand names Mann’s, Compliments and Western Family are being recalled from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. (CFIA)
  • Agropur Cooperative is recalling Agropur Import Collection brand firm ripened Comté cheese from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. (CFIA)

USA

  • Setton International Foods, Inc. of Commack, NY, is voluntarily recalling select dark chocolate almonds and dark chocolate raisins products as these products contain undeclared Milk. (FDA)
  • Dutch Valley Food Distributors Inc. of Myerstown, PA is recalling 11oz Dark Chocolate Almonds and 11oz Dark Chocolate Cashews, because it contains undeclared Milk. (FDA)
  • GKI Foods LLC issues allergy alert on undeclared milk in various dark chocolate products. (FDA)
  • Rucker’s Makin’ Batch Candies, Inc. is voluntarily recalling specific code dates of The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium Dark Chocolate Coffee Beans, The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium Dark Chocolate Cranberries and The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium Dark Chocolate Peanuts due to an undeclared milk allergen. (FDA)
  • Rucker’s Wholesale and Service Co of Bridgeport, IL is voluntarily recalling all of Uncle Buck’s and Family Choice Dark Chocolate Peanuts packaged in standup twist tie bag, due to the presence of an undeclared milk ingredient. (FDA)
  • 21st Century Snack Foods is voluntarily recalling Dark Chocolate Almonds due to possible undeclared milk allergen. (FDA)
  • In cooperation with the GKI Foods, LLC recall of dark chocolate products due to an undeclared milk/dairy allergen, Shoreline Fruit is voluntarily recalling select Shoreline Fruit bulk and Cherry Bay Orchards® branded dark chocolate covered cherry products. (FDA)
  • Haig’s Delicacies of Hayward, CA is recalling 342 cases of Taboule Salad because it may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7 bacteria. (FDA)
  • In cooperation with the GKI Foods LLC recall of dark chocolate products due to an undeclared milk allergen, Meijer is voluntarily recalling select Meijer branded bulk dark chocolate. (FDA)
  • Five Whole Foods Market stores in Northern California are voluntarily recalling frosted Pumpkin Drop cookies because the products contained tree nut allergens (walnuts) that were not listed on the product label. (FDA)
  • Triple B Corporation of Anchorage, Alaska is voluntarily recalling broccoli floretes, stir fry kit, vegie trays w/cauliflower, and a veggie pack combo, due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Pacific Coast Fruit Company in Portland, Oregon is voluntarily recalling multiple types of bagged processed salads based on the potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Paragon Wholesale Foods Corp., of Warrendale, PA, is recalling several lots of 1.7 ounce Broccoli Florets in response to a nationwide recall by one of its suppliers, Mann Packing (Salinas, CA) because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Tres Latin Foods is voluntarily recalling two batches of production of Kale & Pinto Bean 10 oz. pupusas and one batch of its Black Bean & Sweet Corn pupusas due to an undeclared milk allergen. (FDA)
  • King Soopers has recalled deli broccoli salads and coleslaw that are sold in King Soopers and City Market stores as the product may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Cooperstown Cheese Company of Milford, New York is recalling several cheeses because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Randalls, Tom Thumb and Albertsons stores in Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas only are voluntarily recalling Ready. Chef. Go! seafood meal bags. The bags include vegetables that are subject to the Mann Packing recall. (FDA)
  • Meijer is announcing a recall of various packaged Meijer brand produce items due to a potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Giant Eagle voluntarily recalls Breaded Shrimp due to an undeclared egg allergen. (FDA)
  • Earthbound Farm LLC issues allergy alert on undeclared milk and egg in one batch of Earthbound Farm Organic Chopped Asian Style Salad Kit. (FDA)
  • BrightFarms is initiating a voluntary recall of packaged produce sold in Roundy's Supermarkets due to the potential presence of E. coli at its Rochelle, Illinois greenhouse farm. (FDA)
  • Albertsons, Safeway, Vons and Pak N' Save stores in eight states are voluntarily recalling certain fresh vegetable trays and cups that include vegetables that are subject to the Mann Packing recall. (FDA)
  • In response to Mann Packing's recall, Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling some salads from ten stores in Northern California out of an abundance of caution. Mann Packing issued the recall because the vegetables may be contaminated with listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • H-E-B has issued a voluntary recall for certain H-E-B single-serving soups made with vegetable products that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Relish Foods, Inc voluntarily initiated the recall of Frozen Newport Brand Tuna Loins as the product has potential to contain the bacteria Salmonella. (FDA)
  • Myanmar Wholesale of Maplewood, Minnesota is recalling all packages of Thanlwin brand Fried Bean Snack, because it may contain undeclared peanuts. (FDA)
  • Great Lakes Cheese Co. Inc.  are recalling packages of American Accent Shredded Imitation Mozzarella Cheese because of undeclared milk allergens on its label. (FDA)

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