Food Safety/Recalls


Recall: Rising Moon Organics Basil, Asiago, & Pine Nut Pesto Ravioli


Reason for withdraw or recall:   Carmel Food Group is voluntarily recalling product containing pine nuts which are not listed in the ingredient statement.  Some packages (plastic molded tray) of the below product bear an incorrect back label for a different item. This mislabeling has resulted in an incorrect ingredients statement such that pine nuts are contained in the product, but not declared on the back label filling ingredients statement. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to pine nuts run the risk of serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. To date, there have been no reports indicating that these products have caused any illnesses.    The mislabeling is as follows:   Package Front label: Rising Moon...
Posted 1 week 1 hour ago

Natural Products Blog


Free Natural Grocers Bag on Earth Day!


Many of you will remember that Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage became one of the first retailers in the nation to go completely bag free, on Earth Day 2009.  Well, our bag free program has been a huge success.     FREE BAG ON EARTH DAY! One free Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage  Reusable Shopping Bag with purchase on Earth Day, April 22, 2013     As always, all of our locations offer a variety of affordable reusable bags for around $.99 each.  We also carry canvas bags, jute bags and others. For those moments when you realize you left your bags at home, we offer free recycled boxes to pack your groceries in at the checkout.     Please join us and do your part to help reduce the environmental waste created...
Posted 51 weeks 4 days ago