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

  • Cuisine Solutions Ltd recalls Cake Club Carrot Cake and Cake Club Chocolate Fudge Cake because of undeclared allergens. (FDA)
  • Lidl recalls Connell Bakery Wholesome Seed and Grain Sliced Pan because of undeclared soya (NI only) (FSA)
  • Lidl recalls Alesto Snacking Pockets range due to undeclared nuts and sulphites. (FSA)
  • Aldi recalls its Clancy’s Barbecue Flavour Coated Peanuts because of undeclared cashew nuts. (FSA)

Ireland

  • Sheridan Cheesemongers Recalls Some Brie de Meaux Cheese Due to Listeria monocytogenes. (FSAI)
  • Recall of Creative Nature Apricot Kernels Due to High Levels of Hydrocyanic Acid (Cyanide) (FSAI)
  • Withdrawal of The Deli Red Pesto Due to Food Spoilage of Some Batches (FSAI)

Australia and New Zealand

  • Monde Nissin Australia is conducting a recall of Nudie Brekkie with real berries, real coconut milk & real oat 250ml due to the presence of undeclared cow's milk. (FSANZ)
  • Asahi Premium Beverages are recalling Vodka Cruiser Sunny Orange Passionfruit 275mL, sold in mixed 10 packs, due to the product containing tartrazine (Colour 102) which is not declared on the label. (FSANZ)
  • Venerdi Ltd is recalling all batches of its Venerdi brand Gluten Freedom Fancier Sourdough Pizza Bases due to the presence of undeclared gluten. (MPI)
  • Bee Corner Ltd is recalling a specific batch of its Beecorner brand Lemon Honey due to the possibility of the product containing sharp metal foreign matter. (MPI)
  • 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)

Canada

  • Agropur Cooperative is recalling Agropur Import Collection brand Firm Ripened Comté Cheese from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. (CFIA)
  • Good For You Snacks Ltd. is recalling various corn snack products from the marketplace because they contain milk, soy and wheat which are not declared on the label. (CFIA)
  • Vantage Foods (ON) Inc. is recalling ground lean veal from the marketplace due to possible E. coli O157:H7 contamination. (CFIA)

USA

  • Goya de Puerto Rico is recalling 28 ounces Adobo with Cumin Seasoning and 28 ounces Adobo with Pepper Seasoning because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. (FDA)
  • Casa Sanchez Foods of Hayward, CA, is voluntarily recalling all "Real Guacamole" and “Spicy Guacamole” products due to positive test results for Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Lipari Foods, LLC has issued a voluntary recall of specific dark chocolate products packaged by sister company JLM due to an undeclared milk allergen. (FDA)
  • Yorgo’s Foods Inc. of Manchester NH, a family-owned company, started in 1993, is recalling all Greek-style food products it manufactures, out of an abundance of caution, as they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • GIANT Food Stores, LLC and MARTIN’S Food Markets announced it removed from sale GIANT/MARTIN’S Brand Frozen Whole Kernel Sweet Corn due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. (FDA)
  • The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC announced it removed from sale Stop & Shop Brand Frozen Whole Kernel Sweet Corn due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. (FDA)
  • Casa Sanchez Foods of Hayward, CA, is recalling its 9-ounce containers of "Real Guacamole" because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Seattle Gourmet Foods of Kent, Washington is recalling 127 cases of Costco item # 2335, Dilettante Chocolates Espresso Blend, Espresso Beans in Semisweet, Milk and White Chocolate, because it may contain undeclared almonds. (FDA)
  • Nestlé USA has initiated a recall of Hot Pockets® Four Cheese Pizza Snack Bites due to misbranding and undeclared egg, milk, soy, and wheat. (FDA)
  • Yorgo Foods Inc of Manchester NH, is recalling select varieties of Hommus and Baba Ghannouj, because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Germack Roasting Co, is recalling its 5 ounce and 1lb packages of Germack Dark Chocolate Almond Bark because they may contain undeclared milk. (FDA)

Where to find more Product Alert and Recall information 


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