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

  • Morrisons recalls Eat Smart COUNTED Honey & Mustard Dressing because of undeclared egg and mustard. (FSA)
  • James Hall recalls BBQ Pulled Pork because it may contain salmonella. (FSA)
  • New World Imports (UK) Ltd recalls Kam Yuen Crab Roe Flavor Sunflower Seeds because of undeclared peanuts. (FSA)
  • Tesco recalls its Tesco’s finest chocolate cake because of undeclared walnuts. (FSA)
  • The Farmer’s Son is recalling various products because of concerns over the company’s procedures in place to control Clostridium botulinum. (FSA)
  • Sainsbury’s recalls certain batches of its Taste the Difference 4 pack Aberdeen Angus British Beef Quarter Pounders (Frozen) due to a possible link to illness with E. coli O157. (FSA)
  • Greencore recalls various brands of Chicken and Bacon Caesar Wraps because products may contain metal fragments. (FSA)
  • Fabulous Foods (UK) recalls Organic Buckwheat Noodles with Amaranth due to the possible presence of gluten. (FSA)
  • Dr Oetker recalls its Regal-Ice Ready Rolled Icing White because of undeclared almonds. (FSA)

Ireland

  • Mars Ireland recalls a batch of Galaxy Milk Bars and Maltesers Fun Size Bags due to possible presence of Salmonella. (FSAI)
  • Tesco is recalling a batch of its Finest Chocolate Cake as some of it was incorrectly packed with carrot cake.  The carrot cake contains walnuts which are undeclared on the label. (FSAI)

Australia and New Zealand

  • Farming Ltd is recalling specific batches of its Go 2 Raw Milk brand raw (unpasteurised) drinking milk as the product may contain Campylobacter. (MPI)
  • ABC Sales & Marketing Pty Ltd is conducting a recall of Mamee Monster Rice Sticks Vegetable Flavour and Mamee Crunchy Snacks due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (gluten). (FSANZ)
  • Foodstuffs Own Brands Ltd is recalling a batch of its Pams brand Tex Mex Butterflied Chicken due to the presence of undeclared allergens (gluten and milk). (MPI)
  • Simplot Australia is conducting a consumer recall of Leggo's Basil Pesto due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (cashew nut). (FSANZ)
  • Importers of the above product are recalling Te Chang Food brand Towfu (Bean Curd) Cake (Barbecue/Sha Char flavour) due to the presence of undeclared allergens (peanuts, tree nuts and sesame). (MPI)
  • Coles Potato Salad is being recalled due to the presence of undeclared allergens – gluten/wheat. (FSANZ)
  • Hubbard Foods Ltd is recalling specific batches of its Hubbards brand Simply Toasted Muesli Original 650g due to unclear labelling about the presence of an allergen (tree nuts). (MPI)
  • The Source Bulk Foods is recalling all batches of its coconut milk powder due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (milk). (MPI)
  • Tasmanian Smokehouse Australia is recalling its Sliced Smoked Salmon product due to application of incorrect use by date. (FSANZ)
  • Golden North Ice Cream is recalling a number of products due to the possible presence of small metal pieces in the ice cream. (FSANZ)
  • Murray River Organics Pty Ltd is conducting a recall of its Coconut Milk Powder Non Organic Non GMO product due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (milk). (FSANZ)
  • Le Rose Nominees Pty Ltd is conducting a recall of its Fruit Mince Tarts due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (tree nuts - pistachios). (FSANZ)
  • Linley Valley Pork is conducting a recall of its Thai Coconut and Lemongrass Loin Roast due to the presence of undeclared allergens (soy, milk and sesame). (FSANZ)
  • De Bortoli Wines is conducting a recall of Woodfired Heathcote Sparkling Shiraz 750ml due to sustained heat for extended periods that may cause the bottle to shatter. (FSANZ)
  • Coles Thai Green Curry Soup is being recalled due to presence of undeclared allergens – fish and soy. (FSANZ)
  • Foodstuffs New Zealand is recalling a batch of its Pak’n Save brand NZ beef mince as the product may contain soft plastic. (MPI)

Canada

  • Te Chang Food brand Towfu (Bean Curd) Cake (Barbecue Flavor) recalled due to undeclared peanuts and sesame. (CFIA)
  • Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd. is recalling Kirkland Signature brand All Butter Croissants from certain stores in the marketplace due to the possible presence of plastic. (CFIA)
  • Healthy Body Services is recalling Soy Complete brand plant-based protein shake – vanilla from the marketplace because it contains milk which is not declared on the label. (CFIA)
  • Loblaw Companies Limited is recalling one specific lot code of PC brand Sweet Chipotle Prepared Mustard from the marketplace due to the possible presence of glass. (CFIA)
  • Farm Boy brand Milk Chocolate Covered Double Roasted Almonds recalled due to undeclared peanuts. (CFIA)
  • HQ Fine Foods is recalling various brands of sandwiches from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. (CFIA)
  • President's Choice brand breaded shrimp products recalled due to undeclared egg. (CFIA)
  • Polly Ann brand frozen dessert bars recalled due to undeclared milk. (CFIA)

USA

  • Sun Noodle of Carlstadt, NJ is voluntarily recalling one lot of their retail Tonkotsu Ramen because it is mis-labeled as Tonkotsu while the actual flavour packet inside is Assari Shoyu, which contains an additional undeclared allergen of fish (sardines). (FDA)
  • Nine Whole Foods Market stores in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island are voluntarily recalling cheesecake bars because the product potentially contained a tree nut allergen (almond flour) that was not listed on the product label. (FDA)
  • Palmer Candy Company is issuing a limited recall of Sea Salt Caramel Hearts, only sold at Bomgaars Supply Inc. Stores in the Midwest States, due to abundance of caution of a possible peanut allergen contamination. (FDA)
  • Rico Brand of Salt Lake City, Utah is recalling Tofu Breakfast Burrito, because it may contain undeclared Soy. (FDA)
  • Gilster-Mary Lee of Perryville, Missouri, is voluntarily recalling one lot of Essential Everyday® Coat & Bake Original Chicken coating, because it may contain undeclared milk. (FDA)
  • Wells Collection Inc of Brooklyn, NY, is recalling its 8 ounce packages of Rely Brand Dried Longya Lily because the product contains undeclared sulphites. (FDA)
  • California Popsicle, Inc. dba Polly Ann Ice Cream of South San Francisco, CA is recalling ice bars, because it may contain undeclared milk. (FDA)
  • Evershing International Trading Company is recalling Coconut Tree Brand Frozen Shredded Coconut, 16 oz., because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. (FDA)
  • Condies Foods of Kearns, UT is recalling 166 cases of its Veggie Cup product as there is a possibility that this may contain undeclared milk and egg. (FDA)
  • New Seasons Market has initiated a voluntary recall of its New Seasons Market Grab and Go Pre-packaged Macaroni and Cheese because it may contain undeclared egg. (FDA)
  • T. Marzetti Company is voluntarily recalling all “Best By” dates of various frozen biscuit dough, under several brand names, because they may have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Harris Teeter is issuing a voluntary recall for its HT Traders Mama Biscotti Mini Biscotti – Triple Chocolate product due to potential undeclared almonds and hazelnuts. (FDA)
  • Bellisio Foods, Inc., a Jackson, Ohio, manufacturer, is voluntarily recalling certain Michelina’s Fettuccine Alfredo due to the possibility some packages may contain undeclared chicken with soy that is not listed on packaging. (FDA)
  • Nodine's Smokehouse, Inc. of Torrington, Connecticut is recalling Smoked Salmon 1.5 lbs, 8 oz packages as they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Meijer is announcing a voluntary recall of select Meijer brand packaged products due to sliced apples within the products being potentially contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Springfield Smoked Fish of Springfield, MA is expanding their voluntary recall of smoked fish products because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Gel Spice Company, Inc. is voluntarily recalling certain Spice Time and Spice Supreme Beef Flavored Bouillon Cube products (identified below) because they contain undeclared soy and wheat. (FDA)
  • Jack Brown Produce, Inc. of Sparta, MI is recalling Gala, Fuji, Honeycrisp and Golden Delicious apples processed and shipped by one of its suppliers, Nyblad Orchards, Inc., as they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Springfield Smoked Fish of Springfield, Ma.is recalling its 1lb. packages Prescliced Nova Salmon because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)

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