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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Allergy Alert: Harris Teeter recalls HT Traders Mama Biscotti Mini Biscotti – Triple Chocolate (Sold since December 8, 2017; UPC 7203670827) due to undeclared almonds and hazelnuts.
Food Safety Recall: Nodine’s Smokehouse, Inc. recalls Smoked Salmon (1.5 lb and 8 oz packages; lot numbers 40173 and 33173) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The recalled product was sold nationwide in retail stores and through mail orders.
Food Safety Recall: Fresh Pak Inc. recalls specific lots of Sliced Apples due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products, which were distributed in Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin in retail stores and through distributors.
Allergy Alert: Farm Boy recalls Farm Boy brand Milk Chocolate Covered Double Roasted Almonds (275g; Best Before November 21, 2018; UPC 8 08912 00852 3) due to undeclared peanuts. The recalled product was distributed to retailers in Ontario.
Allergy Alert (Update): Bayan Grocers Inc. recalls Polly Ann brand frozen dessert bars due to undeclared milk. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products, which were distributed to retailers in British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec and possibly nationwide.
Food Safety Recall: HQ Fine Foods recalls various brands of sandwich products due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products, which were distributed to consumers nationwide.
Outbreak Alert/Food Safety Recall (UK): Sainsbury’s recalls Taste the Difference 4 pack Aberdeen Angus British Beef Quarter Pounders, Frozen (454g; Best before July 2018, September 2018 and October 2018) because a small number of customers have become unwell with E. coli O157 after consuming the product.
Allergy Alert (Finland): Lidl Suomi Ky recalls Isokari Lohipyörykän (Expiration February 2, 2018) due to undeclared allergy information.
Food Safety Recall (UK): The Farmer’s Son recalls various products because of concerns over the company’s procedures in place to control Clostridium botulinum. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.
Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands
Food Safety Recall (Israel): Eitan’s Cake Manufacturing Company Ltd recalls various stuffed cream cakes and nut cakes, chocolate and poppy seeds due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.