Product Safety Recalls


Food and Product Safety Alert

From time to time we are notified of potential problems with the products we sell.  These problems range from small errors in label information to undisclosed allergens to suspected contamination.  We post these notices here and in our stores to let you know if you may have a product that needs to be discarded or returned.

If you are experiencing a problem with any product, please contact the distributor or manufacturer listed on the packaging, and return the product to us.  We will ask you to give us as much information as possible.  In some cases, we will need to report a safety problem to the FDA.  You may also visit the FDA site to view all product recalls currently active in the US.

 

 

 


 

Recall: Amy's Kitchen Products Containing Spinach

(Food Safety)
By | 1 hour 48 min ago
Amy’s Kitchen, Inc. is voluntarily recalling products based on a recall notice from one of Amy’s organic spinach suppliers from which Amy’s may have received organic spinach with the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes.  Amy’s Kitchen is not aware of any illness complaints, to date, related to the recalled products identified below.   Item Description UPC Lot Number Brown Rice & Vegetables Bowl 0-42272-00161-3 30-A2051 Enchilada...

Recall: Nutiva Organic Coconut Treat

(Food Safety)
By | 2 hours 18 sec ago
Nutiva is recalling its .5 oz Organic Coconut Treat with UPC 692752105005, Lot code 20FEB15L and Expiration date 20FEB16 and .5 oz. Hemp & Chia Coconut Treat upc 692752105029, Lot Code 24FEB15L and Expiration Date 24FEB16 due to potential Salmonella contamination. Salmonella can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.

Recall: Natural Grocers' Bulk Garlic Powder

(Food Safety)
By | 6 days 19 hours ago
Natural Grocers is recalling Bulk Garlic Powder, with packed dates listed below because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.  Salmonella can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. Packed on Date: 61-15, 40-15, 20-15, 351-14,...

Recall: Frontier and Simply Organic Garlic Powder

(Food Safety)
By | 6 days 23 hours ago
Frontier Co-op is voluntarily recalling several of its products manufactured with organic garlic powder that were sold under its Frontier and Simply Organic brands, due to potential Salmonella contamination. Salmonella can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.

Recall: Primal Pet Food

(Food Safety)
By | 1 week 22 hours ago
Primal Pet Food is recalling the following items due to a laboratory test that showed low levels of the B vitamin thiamin.   UPC# 850334004140  Use By Lot/Dates: 060815 B 22   Consumers who still have bags of cat food from this lot should stop feeding it to their cats and call us at (866) 566-4652 Monday through Friday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm PST. 

Recall: Sunshine Burgers

(Food Safety)
By | 2 weeks 5 days ago
Sunshine Burger is recalling the following items due to an independent laboratory test that showed gluten in excess of 20 parts per million was detected in the three flavors from a spice blend from a third party organic spice supplier.   UPC# 794213000130- Use By Dates: 7/13/16, 7/21/16, 7/28/16, 8/4/16, 8/11/16 UPC# 794213000239- Use By Dates: 5/4/16, 6/11/16, 8/13/16 UPC# 794213031369- Use By Dates: 8/12/16- not carried in NGVC

Recall: Horizon Cheddar Crackers

(Food Safety)
By John Dockstader | 4 weeks 22 hours ago
White Wave Foods is recalling their Horizon brand Cheddar Sandwich Crackers UPC 742365004643 with best before date of 17 May 2015 because they may contain undeclared peanuts. People who have an allergy or sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life- threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.  No illnesses have been reported to date.

Recall: Dogswell Voluntary Recall

(Food Safety)
By John Dockstader | 5 weeks 4 days ago
Dogswell is recalling their 4lb. bags of Nutrisca Chicken & Chickpea Dog Food, UPC 884244124957, Best By Dates: Jul 28 16, Jul 30 16, Jul 31 16, Aug 03 16, Aug 04 16, Aug 05 16 , and Lot #’s 4G29P, 4G31P, 4H01P, 4H04P, 4H05P, 4H06P because of potential Salmonella contamination. Salmonella can affect animals eating the product and there is risk to humans when handling contaminated pet products.

Recall: Natural Grocers' Bulk Garlic Powder

(Food Safety)
By John Dockstader | 5 weeks 5 days ago
Natural Grocers is recalling Bulk Garlic Powder, with Packed on dates: 351-14 & 006-15; because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.  Salmonella can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.   To date, no illnesses have been associated with these products.   Consumers with questions may contact the company by calling Customer Service at 303-986-4600, ext. 531...

Recall: Silver Star Salsa

(Food Safety)
By John Dockstader | 6 weeks 16 hours ago
Silver Star is voluntarily recalling its 16 oz. Cilantro Lime Salsa with UPC 819993005141and Lot #’s 274AED4B  & 297AED4A as well as 16 oz. Chunky Picante Salsa with UPC 819993005189 and Lot #’s 297AFW4A & 343AFW4A because they were supplied with spices that have tested positive for peanut protein. People who have an allergy to peanuts run the risk of a serious or life-threatening reaction if they consume this product.