Recalls and Alerts: August 3 – 5, 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: Hostess Brands, LLC recalls Hostess® Cookies ‘n Crème Brownies (various batch codes and UPC codes) due to undeclared egg. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert: Star Natural Meats, LLC recalls LOUKANIKO GREEK BRAND – MADE IN THE U.S.A. pork sausage (Individual variable weight packages; produced on various dates from Feb. 23, 2017 to Aug. 3, 2018) due to undeclared milk and soy, and presence of the undeclared restricted ingredients, sodium nitrite and sodium nitrate.

Food Safety Recall: Van Oriental Foods Inc. recallsVAN’S KITCHEN 2 EGG ROLLS PORK GRAB AND GO (5.4-oz. pkgs; Lot code 18150; Julian date code 18150A; various best before dates) due to foreign matter (soft plastic) contamination.

Canada

Food Safety Recall: The Great Little Harbour Seafood Company Ltd. recalls Oysters 3″ Small Choice (100 count; Production Date 20/07/2018; Harvest Date 19/07/2018; Harvest Area NB 6D; Lease #: MS-1367; UPC 10879601002471) and Standards Oysters (100 count; Production Date 20/07/2018; Harvest Date 19/07/2018; Harvest Area NB 6D; Lease #: MS-1367; UPC 10879601002648) due to Salmonella contamination. The recalled oysters were distributed to retailers in Nova Scotia and Ontario and may have been shipped nationwide.

Food Safety Recall: Randsland Farms Inc. recalls Randsland Classic Coleslaw (340g; Lot #080118; UPC 0 57225 00007 0) and Randsland Broccoli Slaw (340g; Lot #080118; UPC 0 57225 00008 7) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The recalled products were distributed to retailers in Nova Scotia.

Europe

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Wholefoods recalls Pit & Pit brand European Pumpkin Seeds (various package sizes and lot codes) due to foreign matter (glass particles) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Lidl recalls Italiamo brand Chopped Tomatoes with Basil (400g; Batch code L327NDB 6A-31/12/2020 SI LB 224; Best before 31 Decemboer 2020) due to foreign matter (plastic pieces) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Finland): Lidl Suomi Ky recalls Italiamo brand Chopped Tomatoes with Basil (400g; Batch code L327NDB 6A-31/12/2020 SI LB 224; Best before 31 Decemboer 2020) due to foreign matter (plastic pieces) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Capitaine Houat recalls Selection des Mousquetaires brand and unbranded Cooked Refrigerated Shrimp, all sizes (all best before dates from 10/07/2018 to 03/08/2018 inclusive), due to Listeria contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Thiriet recalls Thiriet basmati rice cooked with small vegetables (various batch codes and best before dates) due to Listeria contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): TERBEKE recalls Lasagne Beef Bolognaise (3 kg; Lot code 332000; Best before 28/08/2018) due to foreign matter (glass particles) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Ireland): De Brún (Iasc) Teoranta recalls De Brún Iasc Teo Irish White Crab Meat (500g; Batch Code 19218; Best Before Date July 2020) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Northern Ireland): Lidl Ireland recalls Freshona Chopped Tomatoes with Basil (400g; Batch code L327NDB 6A-31/12/2020 SI LB 224; Best before 31 December 2020) due to foreign matter (plastic pieces) contamination.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Food Safety Recall (Israel): Nehama Bakery Ltd recalls Nehama Bakery” Black Forest cakes (Best by 01.10.2018) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

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