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: Sunshine Burgers

(Food Safety)
By | 2 days 2 hours 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 | 1 week 4 days 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 | 3 weeks 1 day 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 | 3 weeks 2 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 | 3 weeks 4 days 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.

Recall: Go Raw Sprouted Sunflower Seeds

(Food Safety)
By | 5 weeks 1 day ago
Based upon a random sampling by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (“CFIA”) has determined that the Go Raw Brand Organic Sunflower Seed, UPC number.   8 59888 00009 7, lot number “Enjoy before August 22, 2015 R5,” sold by Ecomax, tested positive for salmonella.   Although there have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product, out of an abundance of caution Freeland Foods has elected to take the following steps to insure the...

Recall: Probar LLC Recalls Probar Base Frosted Peanut Butter Bars Due to Possible Presence of Undeclared Milk Allergen

(Food Safety)
By | 5 weeks 1 day ago
SALT LAKE CITY – PROBAR LLC has initiated a voluntary recall of its PROBAR Base® Frosted Peanut Butter Bars due to the possible presence of an undeclared milk allergen. No other PROBAR® products are affected. This voluntary recall only involves Frosted Peanut Butter flavored PROBAR Base® Bars in 2.46 oz. packages distributed to retail stores nationally. PROBAR® is voluntarily recalling three lots that may contain the allergen:   • Lot number...

Recall: Go Raw Brand Organic Spicy Seed Mix16oz

(Food Safety)
By Alan P. Lewis Government Affairs, Organic Integrity, Food and Ag Policy | 6 weeks 1 day ago
Reason for withdraw or recall: Go Raw (Freeland Foods) is recalling the item below due to a positive test result for Salmonella contamination.   Distribution start date from 06/09/2014 to present.   Go Raw Brand Organic Spicy Seed Mix16oz,   UPC number 859888000400 Best By/Lot Code: Enjoy before May 12, 2015 R2 Best By/Code: Enjoy before August 22, 2015 R5           Do not consume. Discard or return to place of purchase.

Recall: Garden Lites entrees, certain flavors may contain undeclared peanuts

(Food Safety)
By Alan P. Lewis Government Affairs, Organic Integrity, Food and Ag Policy | 7 weeks 3 hours ago
Reason for withdraw or recall: Garden Lites®, The Delicious Vegetable Company™ owned and operated by Classic Cooking LLC, is issuing a voluntary recall of several products due to the fact that they contain undeclared peanuts. The ingredient cumin provided by a third party vendor was contaminated with peanut allergen.  To date, no illnesses have been reported in connection with this recall.     PRODUCT NAME SIZE LOT# EXP DATES UPC Garden Lites Kale &...

Recall: certain lots of DAM SALSA, mild and medium style

(Food Safety)
By Alan P. Lewis Government Affairs, Organic Integrity, Food and Ag Policy | 7 weeks 3 hours ago
Reason for withdraw or recall:     D.A.M. Salsa is recalling due to possible peanut contamination with the Cumin that they use in DAM Salsa. Consumers allergic to peanuts may consume this product and undergo a severe reaction.      50025      12/16 OZ D.A.M. SALSA MILD             187283-00001 6 Lot codes            34614...