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.

UK

  • Nutrisport Ltd recalls various Nutrisport and Atlas protein products because of undeclared milk. (FSA)
  • Waitrose recalls Crisp & Creamy Deli Style Coleslaw Side Salad because of the presence of Listeria. (FSA)
  • Babease Limited recalls pouches of Broccoli, Parsnip & Lentils Baby Food due to the presence of spoilage organisms. (FSA)
  • Health Leads UK Ltd recalls Bitter Apricot Kernels because packs contain high levels of Hydrocyanic Acid (Cyanide). (FSA)
  • Schweppes 1783 600ml glass bottles of tonic water recalled due to a manufacturing fault which may cause bottle caps to pop off. (FSA)
  • Consumers advised about Rolkem cake decoration products. (FSA)
  • Dunnes Stores recalls Basil Pesto because the product may contain salmonella. (FSA)
  • Greenyard Frozen UK Ltd recalls various frozen vegetable products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. (FSA)
  • Mullaghmore Bakery recalls various scone products because they contain egg which is not declared on the labels. (FSA)
  • Aldi, Asda, Tesco and Waitrose recall their own brand Soy / Soya Sauce because they may contain small glass fragments. (FSA)

Ireland

  • Babease Ltd. Recalls Pouches of Broccoli Parsnip and Lentils Baby Food Due to the Possible Presence of Spoilage Organisms. (FSAI)
  • Recall of Dunnes Stores and Spar Pesto Due to the Possible Presence of Salmonella. (FSAI)
  • Greenyard Frozen UK Ltd. Recalls Various Frozen Vegetable Products Due to the Possible Presence of Listeria monocytogenes. (FSAI)
  • Recall of Barkat Organic Gluten Free Porridge Flakes Due to Moth Infestation. (FSAI)
  • Aldi and Tesco Recall Their Light and Dark Soy Sauce Due to the Possible Presence of Small Fragments of Glass. (FSAI)

Australia and New Zealand

  • Metcash is conducting a recall of Black and Gold Crumbed Fish Portions 500g due to foreign object contamination – metal. (FSANZ)
  • Woombye Cheese Company is conducting a recall of Blackall Gold Washed Rind Cheese due to microbial contamination - high E.coli count. (FSANZ)
  • Fresh Fodder Pty Ltd is conducting a recall of Fresh Fodder Peppered Taramosalata due to the presence of an undeclared allergens (seafood and soy). (FSANZ)
  • Vili's Cakes is conducting a recall of Vilis Lamb, Mint and Rosemary Pies 160g and ​Lamb, Mint & Rosemary Pie 160g due to undeclared allergens milk, sesame and crustacea (shrimp). (FSANZ)
  • Sarric PTY Ltd trading as Serendipity Ice Cream is conducting a recall of Serendipity Vanilla Bean Ice Cream due to the presence of an undeclared allergens (milk and egg). (FSANZ)
  • Mushroom Exchange, a Costa group company, is conducting a recall of Sliced Mushrooms - Brown and White, due to the potential presence of large pieces of white plastic. (FSANZ)
  • Jimmy Brings is conducting a recall of Mount Emmy Pinot Grigio 2017  750mL and Lily of the Valley Pinot Grigio  2018  750mL due to the presence of undeclared allergens (sulphites, milk and eggs). (FSANZ)
  • Kailis Bros Pty Ltd is conducting a recall of its Seafood Salad due to non-compliant labelling (some ingredients and allergen statements blurred during print). (FSANZ)
  • Greenyard Group is recalling all batches of Bell Farms brand Steam Veggies carrot, corn, and broccoli and Pinguin brand 4 mixed vegetables due to the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes. (MPI)
  • Greenyard Frozen Belgium NV is conducting a recall of various frozen vegetable products due to possible microbial (Listeria monocytogenes) contamination. (FSANZ)
  • Chantal Organics Ltd is recalling a specific batch of Loving Earth brand Coconut Chocolate Butter due to unclear labelling about the presence of allergen (tree nuts). (MPI)
  • Loving Earth Coconut Chocolate Butter is being recalled due to a batch containing higher than expected levels of tree nuts. (FSANZ)
  • Han Ga Wee Pty Ltd is conducting a recall of Pork BBQ Spicy due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (shellfish). (FSANZ)
  • New World Halswell is recalling specific batches of its pork hock and pork shoulder roast as the product may contain foreign matter (metal). (MPI)

Canada

  • Campbell Company of Canada is recalling Pepperidge Farm brand Goldfish Flavour Blasted Xtreme Cheddar Crackers from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. (CFIA)
  • Lobla Companies Limited is recalling certain $10 Chicken Fries from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. (CFIA)
  • Mondelēz Canada is recalling Christie brand Ritz Bits Sandwiches (cheese and pizza flavours) from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. (CFIA)
  • Loblaw Companies Limited is recalling certain No Name brand Chicken Nuggets from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. (CFIA)
  • Bloom Global Foods Inc. is recalling certain Organica brand pickle in olive oil products from the marketplace because they contain mustard which is not declared on the label. (CFIA)
  • Hain Celestial Canada, ULC is recalling Europe's Best brand Field Berry Mixes from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. (CFIA)
  • Certain Nanfang brand, Want Want brand and Chencun brand products recalled due to undeclared allergens. (CFIA)
  • The Butcher's Blend is recalling certain extra lean ground beef products from the marketplace due to possible E. coli O157 contamination. (CFIA)
  • Goodleaf brand Daikon Radish microgreens recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes. (CFIA)

USA

  • Flowers Foods, Inc. is voluntarily recalling Swiss Rolls sold under various brand names and Captain John Derst’s Old Fashioned Bread due to the potential presence of Salmonella in an ingredient, whey powder. (FDA)
  • Pepperidge Farm, out of an abundance of caution, is voluntarily recalling four varieties of Goldfish crackers due to being notified by one of its ingredient suppliers that whey powder in a seasoning that is applied to four varieties of crackers has been the subject of a recall due to the potential presence of Salmonella. (FDA)
  • Mondelēz Global LLC announced a voluntary recall in the United States, including Puerto Rico & the U.S. Virgin Islands, of certain Ritz Cracker Sandwiches and Ritz Bits product. These products contain whey powder as an ingredient, which the whey powder supplier has recalled due to the potential presence of Salmonella. (FDA)
  • GiftTree is voluntarily recalling “Sherman Candy Caramels” sold online in the several Gift Baskets because they may contain undeclared pecans, walnuts, almonds and/or peanuts. (FDA)
  • Shearer’s Foods, LLC of Massillon, OH is recalling Food Lion brand 7.75 ounce packages of Dill Pickle Flavored Potato Chips because they may contain undeclared milk. (FDA)
  • H-E-B is voluntarily issuing a recall for two variety packs of Creamy Creations ice cream and sherbets in 3-ounce cups due to broken metal found in processing equipment during routine maintenance. (FDA)
  • Portland French Bakery is recalling Seattle Sourdough Pub Bun 6pk and Franz Premium Pub Buns 12pk, because it may contain undeclared SOY. (FDA)
  • Hy-Vee, Inc., based in West Des Moines, Iowa, is voluntarily recalling its Hy-Vee Spring Pasta Salad due to the potential that it may be contaminated with Salmonella. (FDA)
  • Utz Quality Foods, LLC., is voluntarily recalling select expiration dates of Utz Carolina Style Barbeque Potato Chips due to undeclared soy allergen. (FDA)
  • ALDI has voluntarily recalled AnnaSea Wasabi Ahi Poke Hawaiian Poke Kits and Limu Ahi Poke Hawaiian Poke Kits sold at one retail store location in North Carolina. While the products are required to remain at frozen temperatures to ensure safety, this store location displayed and sold the products from the cooler section. (FDA)
  • The Pictsweet Company has recalled 960 cases of Pictsweet Farms 12-ounce Steam’ables Baby Brussels Sprouts because they may contain undeclared milk and soy allergens. (FDA)
  • Papa John’s Salads and Produce of Tolleson, AZ is voluntarily recalling 148 units of the Superfood Salads due to misbranding and undeclared peanuts. (FDA)
  • May Flower International Inc is recalling its 4.4 ounce packages of “3+2 Soda Crackers” because they may contain undeclared milk allergens. (FDA)
  • Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling Whole Foods Market brand oatmeal raisin cookies from stores in eight states because the products contained soy flour that was not listed on the product label. (FDA)
  • Talking Rain is voluntarily recalling specific lot codes of bottles of its Sparkling Ice Cherry Limeade beverage in response to a small number of customer complaints that reported an off-taste and off-odor of the affected product. (FDA)

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