Recalls and Alerts: June 4 – 5, 2017

Here is today’s list of food safety recalls, product withdrawals, allergy alerts and miscellaneous compliance issues. The live links will take you directly to the official recall notices and company news releases that contain detailed information for each recall and alert.

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United States

Allergy Alert: Fry’s Food Stores recalls Bakehouse Bread Cranberry Orange Bread (16 oz; Sell By: June 07 2017 and Before; UPC 864934 00004) due to undeclared pecans and tree nuts. The recalled product was sold in all Fry’s Food Stores across Arizona.

Allergy Alert: Gilster-Mary Lee recalls Western Family Onion Soup Mix (4.5-oz cartons; Best By date of APR 10 18 D16; UPC 15400-03604) due to undeclared egg.

Food Safety Recall: Global Garlic Inc. recalls Queso Fresco/Whole Milk Cheese (16 oz pkgs; Expiration date September 19, 2017; UPC 8-96211-00235-9) and Queso Fresco x LB(Barra)/Whole Milk Cheese (5-6 lb pkgs; Expiration date June 17, 2017; no UPC) due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The recalled cheeses were distributed in Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, North Carolina, Louisiana and South Carolina.

Food Safety Recall: Naturally Wholesome Products LLC recalls Wholesome Country Creamery Half & Half (gallon and pint containers; batch code 4052917 or 2060517) due to the presence of alkaline phosphatase enzyme, an indicator of improper or incomplete pasteurization.

Food Safety Recall: Creation Gardens Inc. recalls 22,832 pounds of raw ground beef and beef primal cut products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products. The affected items were shipped to food service locations in Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and Tennessee.


Allergy Alert: Ecom Food Industries recalls Woodland Foods brand De-Steamed (sic) Birdseye Chiles (15.8 kg; Product code L1009867) due to undeclared peanut. The recalled product was supplied to hotels, restaurants and institutional customers in Quebec.

Some supermarket chains post recall notices on their web sites for the convenience of customers. To see whether a recalled food was carried by your favorite supermarket, follow the live link to the supermarket’s recall website.

*The Kroger umbrella encompasses numerous supermarket, marketplace and convenience store chains
**Includes Safeway, Vons, Pavilions, Dominick’s, Genuardi’s, Randalls, Tom Thumb, Carrs and Pak N’ Save.