Recalls and Alerts: April 9 – 11, 2018

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: Stewart’s Shops Corp. recalls Stewart’s pint Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup ice cream (16-oz container; Sell by 08/23/18; UPC 0 82086 44468 8) due to undeclared peanuts. The recalled ice cream containers may have been packaged with a ‘Chocolate’ lid by error.

Allergy Alert: Cookwell & Company recalls Four J Charred Tomato & Basil Sauce (24-oz glass jars; Best by 10 NOV 18) due to undeclared soy, wheat and fish.

Food Safety Recall: Conagra Brands, Inc. recalls Banquet FAMILY SIZE 6 SALISBURY STEAKS & BROWN GRAVY MADE WITH CHICKEN, PORK AND BEEF – GRILL MARKS ADDED (27-oz. carton; Lot #5006 8069 10 05; Best by SEP 01 2019) due to possible foreign matter (bone) contamination. The recalled product was shipped to retail locations nationwide.

Food Safety Recall: Whole Foods Market recalls Explorateur French Triple Crème cheese (Various packaging; Sell by 02/15/2018 through 04/03/2018) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The recalled product was sold in nine Whole Foods stores in New Mexico, Texas, Arkansas, Illinois, Connecticut and New Jersey. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected stores.


Allergy Alert: Trust Express Inc. recalls Kamy brand Salad Dressing due to undeclared milk and wheat. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products, which were distributed to retailers in British Columbia and Ontario, and may have been sold nationwide.

Allergy Alert: Legend Q Trading Inc. recalls Liao Bu De brand Fish and Shrimp Dumplings (230g; All lots; UPC 6 953640 000623) due to undeclared egg. The recalled product was sold through retailers in Ontario.

Food Safety Recall (Update): R.T. Fresh Prepared Foods Inc. recalls various Culinary Creations Gourmet* and Denny’s Express sandwiches due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products, which were sold through retailers and automatic vending machines in Ontario.

Food Safety Recall: Metro Ontario Inc. recalls Fresh 2 Go(F2GO) Roast Beef Paninis (2-packs and 4-packs; All units sold up to and including April 10, 2018) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The recalled products were sold from Metro locations in Ontario.

Food Safety Recall (Update): Erie Meat Products Ltd. recalls Deli Classic brand Seasoned Cooked Roast Beef Round (Variable sizes; Best before 2018AL10 and 2018AL17) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. This recall was triggered by findings by the CFIA during its investigation into a foodborne illness outbreak. The recalled product was sold in Alberta, Ontario, Quebec and Newfoundland and Labrador, and may have been distributed to other provinces or territories. This product may have been portioned and sold without a label, coding or under a different brand. Consumers who are unsure if they have purchased the affected product are advised to contact their retailer.


Allergy Alert (Denmark): A&C Catering A/S recalls AROY-D Coconut Cream (560 mL; Best before 11/08/2018) due to undeclared sulphite.

Allergy Alert (Italy): ALDI S.r.l. recalls Snack Fun Multipack chips (6x30g assorted packs; All lots) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (Italy): Lidl Italia Srl recalls Deluxe White pizza stuffed with black truffle sauce and cooked ham (390g; Lot 8046; Best by 15/02/2019) due to undeclared mustard.

Allergy Alert (UK): Sara International Ltd recalls Sara Tahina (340g; Best before 5 May 2019) due to undeclared sesame.

Allergy Alert (UK): Halo Top UK Ltd recalls Halo Top Mint Chip Ice Cream and Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream due to undeclared soya. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected batch codes and Best by dates.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): dm-drogerie markt recalls dmBio Soja Drink Calcium (Best before 18.01.2019) due to microbial deviation resulting in changed product consistency.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Ideal Cash & Carry recalls TRS HALDI Turmeric Powder (100g; Expiry date 31.10.2019) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Sweden): Coop recalls Coop Frozen Corn (450g; all packages) and Coop Xtra Peas, Corn and Red Pepper (1kg; all packages) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (UK): AKM Foods Limited recalls Zaiqa International Mini Fruit Jelly, assorted Lychee, Strawberry and Mango flavors (300g bag and 1500g jar; Best before 9 October 2019) due to a choking hazard.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Food Safety Recall (Singapore): Lubitrade Trading Pte Ltd recalls Stella Artois beer (330ml glass bottle; Best before 6 June 2018 Time stamp:13:00; product of Belgium) because the product may contain glass fragments.