Food Safety/Recalls


Recall: GoMacro MARCOBARS brand almond butter + carob


Reason for withdraw or recall:   GoMacro, of Viola, Wis., is recalling MARCOBARS brand almond butter + carob lots 1634 and 1645 and sunflower butter + chocolate lot 1646, because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which 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.   GoMacro Almond Butter + Carob  UPC 181945000055  LOT NUMBERS 1634 and 1645                GoMacro Sunflower Butter + Chocolate UPC 181945000178 LOT NUMBER 1646   Do not...
Posted 3 days 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 1 year 14 weeks ago