12 January - 20 June 2016

Product recalls and alerts

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


  • Interlink Direct Ltd is recalling CEBU Dried Mangoes because of undeclared sulphur dioxide and/or sulphites. (FSA)
  • Co-op recalls Breaded Cod Fillets due to undeclared allergens. (FSA)
  • Lidl recalls its Golden Sun Organic Grains (Amaranth) because it contains Salmonella. (FSA)
  • Monolith (UK) Ltd recalls Pig’s Ears boiled-smoked vacuum because of the presence of Listeria monocytogenes. (FSA)
  • Aytac Foods recalls Aycan Risotto Rice and Aycan Brown Rice due to possible insect (weevil) infestation. (FSA)
  • Waitrose recalls Waitrose New York Cheesecake because it may contain strands of plastic. (FSA)
  • SA Wholesale recalls Robertsons Rajah Curry Powder because of celery and mustard. (FSA)
  • IKEA recalls its GODIS PÅSKKYCKLING Marshmallow candy due to possible mice infestation. (FSA)
  • Mr. Dips recalls Mr.Dips Taramasalata because of undeclared soya. (FSA)
  • Confectionery World recalls Turkish Delight – Rose and Lemon Flavours because of undeclared nuts. (FSA)
  • Booker recalls Happy Shopper Tomato Ketchup because it may contain pieces of plastic (FSA)


  • Recall of Golden Sun Bio Organic Amaranth Grains, Sold in Lidl, Due to Detection of Salmonella. (FSAI)
  • Recall of Meats Supplied by Hab Foods Limited Trading as Haji Baba, Dublin. (FSAI)
  • Recall of Brady's Potato Salad Due to Detection of Listeria monocytogenes. (FSAI)
  • Lidl Recalls Eridanous Squid Rings as the Cooking Instructions are Not in English. (FSAI)
  • Recall of IKEA GODIS PASKKYCKLING Marshmallow Candy Due to Mice Infestation at the Production Site. (FSAI)

Australia and New Zealand

  • Woolworths wishes to advise customers it is conducting a recall on Macro Chinese Honey Soy Flavoured Tofu as it contains peanut not declared as an ingredient the pack. (FSANZ)
  • Washed Rind Pty Ltd is conducting a recall of its Washed Rind cheeses due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. (FSANZ)
  • Home Ice Cream Pty Ltd is conducting a recall of Home Ice Cream Coconutters Mango Vanilla due to the very low level presence of an undeclared allergen – Milk. (FSANZ)
  • Unique Health Products Pty Ltd is conducting a recall of The Whole Foodies SEA VEGETABLES Mixed Seaweed due to the level of Arsenic being above the permitted level in the Food Standards Code. (FSANZ)
  • Importers are recalling all batches and packaging variations of Lotte brand Choco Pie due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (tree nuts). (MPI)
  • Foodstuffs Own Brands Ltd is recalling a batch of its Pams brand Triangle Hash Browns as the product may contain foreign matter (plastic pieces). (MPI)
  • Saltwater Tackle Ltd is recalling all batches of its South African Bok Shop Droëwors (South African dried sausage) due to a lack of process control. (MPI)
  • Woolworths wishes to advise customers it is conducting a recall on Macro Natural Sunflower Kernels 500g due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (tree nut - walnut). (FSANZ)
  • Arran Farm (Feilding) is recalling specific batches of its Arran Farm brand raw (unpasteurised) drinking milk as the product may contain Campylobacter. (MPI)
  • Go with your Gut Ltd is recalling all batches of all flavours of its Go with your Gut brand Kombucha due to the possibility of increased levels of alcohol. (MPI)
  • Manassen Foods on behalf of Sharwood’s is conducting a recall of Sharwood’s Plain Puppodums 113g due to an agricultural cross contamination issue resulting in the presence of an undeclared allergen (gluten). (FSANZ)
  • IKEA recalls GODIS PÅSKKYCKLING due to potential contamination. (FSANZ)


  • Erie Meat Products Ltd. is recalling Druxy's Fresh Deli Revolution brand Seasoned Cooked Roast Beef from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. (CFIA)
  • Viandes Lauzon and Triple A brands ground beef recalled due to E. coli O157:H7. (CFIA)
  • Good Boucher brand Lean Ground Beef may be unsafe due to E. coli O157:H7. (CFIA)
  • The Spice Tailor brand Fiery Goan Curry recalled due to undeclared mustard. (CFIA)
  • Butcher's Selection brand Stampede Chicken Burgers recalled due to undeclared egg. (CFIA)
  • Cardamom pods sold by Community Natural Foods stores in Calgary, Alberta recalled due to Salmonella. (CFIA)
  • Lotte brand Choco Pies recalled due to undeclared almond. (CFIA)
  • Certain Smoked Rainbow Trout products manufactured by Tarini Brothers Meat and Fish Market recalled due to potential presence of dangerous bacteria. (CFIA)
  • Home-made Organic Mushroom Soup sold at Belleville Farmer's Market recalled due to otential presence of dangerous bacteria. (CFIA)
  • Certain Gusto brand and Olli brand ready-to-eat meat products recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes. (CFIA)
  • Certain pre-packaged Cooked Shrimp (56/65 Shrimp per lb.) recalled due to potential presence of harmful bacteria. (CFIA)
  • Ikea brand Marshmallow candy (GODIS PÅSKKYCKLING) may be unsafe due to possible contamination from mice infestation at the manufacturing plant. (CFIA)


  • First Source of Tonawanda, NY, is voluntarily recalling 9 OZ packages of Wegmans Yogurt Raisins, because the product may contain undeclared peanuts. (FDA)
  • eBars LLC of Franklin, Tenn. is issuing a voluntary recall on its line of products that may contain undeclared peanut and/or almond allergens. (FDA)
  • Mrs. Gerry’s Kitchen issues allergen alert on undeclared seafood in various salad products. (FDA)
  • Nine Whole Foods Market stores in Northern California are voluntarily recalling some decorated (iced) cookies from the self-service cookie displays because the products contained egg allergen that was not listed on the product sign. (FDA)
  • King Arthur Flour Company is voluntarily recalling a limited quantity (6,300 cases) of Organic Coconut Flour (16 oz.), after testing revealed the presence of Salmonella. (FDA)
  • Piggie Park Enterprises Inc. is recalling Gourmet Carolina Gold Honey Sauce manufactured in the past two years (March 11, 2016 thru March 11, 2018), because it contains undeclared wheat and soy. (FDA)
  • In cooperation with the Taylor Farms recall of diced yellow onions that may be contaminated with Salmonella, 12 Haggen stores are voluntarily recalling deli products that contain raw Taylor Farms brand diced yellow onions. (FDA)
  • Chris’s Cookies has recalled one lot of its Trader Joe’s Chocolate Chip Cookie 12 Oz (340g) Bags after a report that Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies were discovered in a Chocolate Chip Cookie Bag, and therefore the product may contain undeclared peanuts. (FDA)
  • International Harvest, Inc of Mount Vernon, NY is recalling 14,620 lbs. of bulk and 24,270 bags of Organic Go Smile! Raw Coconut, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. (FDA)
  • Oregon Food Bank of Portland, Oregon has initiated a Class II recall of 22,201 pounds of chia seeds, which were donated to the food bank. The product may be contaminated with rodent droppings. (FDA)
  • New York State Agriculture Commissioner Richard Ball has warned consumers not to consume The Maiden’s Creamery “Wild Meadow” Raw Goat Milk Cheese made by Mark Harvey due to possible Listeria contamination. (FDA)
  • Schwartz Brothers Bakery of Seattle, WA is recalling 106 units of Gourmet Cream Cheese Cinnamon Rolls because it may contain undeclared Egg. (FDA)
  • Midwest Northern Nut of Minneapolis, MN, is voluntarily recalling various products roasted in their facility and sold in consumer packaging that may contain undeclared peanuts and various tree nuts. (FDA)
  • Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. is recalling Wegmans Thai Sweet Chili Sauce Cup 1.5 oz. because the product may contain undeclared egg. (FDA)
  • Starwest Botanicals is voluntarily recalling Starwest Botanicals Organic Cardamom Pods Green (Whole), which is packaged in Mylar 1 pound bags and in bulk packs due to possible Salmonella contamination. (FDA)
  • Raw Basics, LLC. of Pleasant Prairie, WI is recalling 540lb of 5lb Pork-Bison Boxes because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. (FDA)
  • IDLife, LLC of Frisco is voluntarily recalling its line of Protein Bars, Snack Bars, and Kids Bars, because they may contain undeclared allergens (almonds, peanuts and coconut oil). (FDA)
  • Kodiak Cakes of Park City, UT is recalling all lots and codes of Kodiak Cakes Blueberry Chia Energy Waffles 10.72 oz that were on shelf prior to March 5, 2018 because they contain undeclared milk. (FDA)
  • The Double Cola Company is recalling approximately 200 cases of its Cherry SKI product because they are incorrectly labelled. (FDA)
  • LOTTE Int’l is recalling its 1.48-ounce packages of "Kancho Choco Biscuit" manufactured by LOTTE Confectionery Co. Ltd. Korea because of findings of small amounts of peanut in the product and no peanut declaration. (FDA)
  • La Pasta Inc. of Silver Spring, Maryland is recalling the private label Potato Gnocchi manufactured for Heinen’s supermarkets because it may contain undeclared milk. (FDA)
  • Emerald® Nuts is initiating a voluntary recall for a limited amount of its 6.5oz Glazed Walnuts product, distributed nationwide, due to the potential presence of undeclared peanuts, almonds, cashews and pecans in the product. (FDA)

Where to find more Product Alert and Recall information 

share this article
RSSL endeavours to check the veracity of news stories cited in this free e-mail bulletin by referring to the primary source, but cannot be held responsible for inaccuracies in the articles so published. RSSL provides links to other World Wide Web sites as a convenience to users, but cannot be held responsible for the content or availability of these sites. This document may be copied and distributed provided the source is cited as RSSL's Food e-News and the information so distributed is not used for profit.

Previous editions

Load more editions

Make an Enquiry