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: Go Raw Sprouted Sunflower Seeds

(Food Safety)
By | 2 days 14 hours 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 | 2 days 14 hours 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 | 1 week 2 days 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 | 2 weeks 1 day 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 | 2 weeks 1 day 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...

Recall / Allergen Alert: some Taj Ethnic Gourmet® Indian Sauces

(Food Safety)
By Alan P. Lewis Government Affairs, Organic Integrity, Food and Ag Policy | 2 weeks 5 days ago
  Reason for withdraw or recall: Taj Ethnic Gourmet® brand has issued a voluntary and precautionary recall of certain lots of Taj Ethnic Gourmet® Indian Sauces (listed below) because they contain a spice that may contain undeclared peanut. They were notified by one of their third party suppliers that cumin used in these sauces tested positive for peanut. People who have an allergy to peanuts run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they...

Recall: Zilks Foods LLC all 8oz hummus products

(Food Safety)
By Alan P. Lewis Government Affairs, Organic Integrity, Food and Ag Policy | 3 weeks 5 days ago
Reason for withdraw or recall: Zilks Foods LLC has issued a voluntarily recall of all 8oz hummus products made between November 18, 2014 and December 22, 2014 with Expiration code dates 1/5/15 – 2/8/15. They were notified by one of their third party suppliers that one of the spice ingredients purchased contains peanut proteins, an allergen which is not declared on the products’ ingredient statement. People who have allergies to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening...

Recall: Great Feeling Foods, LLC -- Groove Gluten-free Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches

(Food Safety)
By Alan P. Lewis Government Affairs, Organic Integrity, Food and Ag Policy | 4 weeks 4 days ago
Reason for withdraw or recall:   Great Feeling Foods, LLC of Portland, OR has issued a voluntary recall of all Groove Gluten-free Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches produced between May 16, 2014 and December 20, 2014.  These products contain custard ice cream base produced and recalled by Snoqualmie Gourmet Ice Cream, Inc. as an ingredient due to the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.   Do not consume. Discard or return to place of purchase.   UPC...

Recall: ALL Snoqualmie ice cream, gelato, custard and sorbet

(Food Safety)
By Alan P. Lewis Government Affairs, Organic Integrity, Food and Ag Policy | 5 weeks 3 days ago
Reason for withdraw or recall: Snoqualmie is recalling ALL ice cream, gelato, custard and sorbet for all flavors and container sizes produced on or after January 1, 2014 until December 15, 2014 due to the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.   Do not consume. Discard or return to place of purchase.   UPCCode              ProductDescription 74838679204      Snoqualmie...

Recall: Perfect Food -- Perfect Food Cranberry Crunch Bar Lot #02814

(Food Safety)
By Alan P. Lewis Government Affairs, Organic Integrity, Food and Ag Policy | 5 weeks 5 days ago
Reason for withdraw or recall: Perfect Food Bar is recalling the Perfect Food Cranberry Crunch items listed below due to the possible contamination by Salmonella. Only the item below with the specific lot number  is being recalled    8/1.6 OZ    OG3 PFB CRANBERRY CRUNCH  BAR     UPC  855569003050  EXP Date  09-02-15      (lot 02814) Distribution start date 12/12/14      Do not...