Recalls and Alerts: April 18 – 20, 2019


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

OUTBREAK ALERT: CDC is investigating a multistate outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes infections linked to deli-sliced meats and cheeses. Eight cases have been reported from four states, and there has been one death. Investigators have not yet tied the outbreak cases to a single source.

Allergy Alert: Weis Markets recalls Weis Quality Banana Puddin Ice Cream (48 oz; UPC 041497-01305) due to undeclared egg.

Canada

Allergy Alert: TJX Canada recalls Cuorenero brand Ccandyz Flamingo Lovers Confections (300g; Best Before – Lot No: 31/12/2020 LG18347) due to undeclared almond and hazelnut.

Food Safety Recall: Golden Pearl Mushrooms Ltd. recalls GPM brand Pea Shoots (100g, 230g, 455g; Product code 10851) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Belmont Meat Products recalls Kirkland Signature brand Harvest Burger – Veggie Burgers (1.7 kg; Product code A 1748 B20 BB/MA: 2019 AL 23 112; UPC 0 96619 30958 0) due to foreign matter (metal pieces) contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Artisan de la mer Poissonnerie et gastronomie inc. recalls Saumon fumé / Smoked salmon (variable weight packages; All product sold up to and including April 16, 2019) due to lack of assurance that the product was stored under safe temperature conditions.

Food Safety Recall: Livefit North America Inc. recalls Livefit brand Pulled Pork and Brussel Sprouts Au Gratin due to foreign matter (metal pieces) contamination.

Europe

Allergy Alert (UK): United Biscuits recalls go ahead! Nutty Crunch Hazelnut Bars (6 x 19.5g; Best before 01 October 2019) due to undeclared peanuts.

Allergy Alert (UK): Asda recalls Dauphinoise Potatoes (375g; Best before 28 March 2020) due to undeclared wheat (gluten).

Allergy Alert (Ireland): United Biscuits recalls go ahead! Nutty Crunch Hazelnut Bars (6 x 19.5g; Best before 01 October 2019) due to undeclared peanuts.

Allergy Alert (Netherlands): Jumbo recalls Jumbo Amandelpasta / Jumbo Almond Paste (210g; Best before 01-2020) due to undeclared peanuts.

Food Safety Recall (France): La Société BRIENT recalls Brient brand Mini Pâté Cocktail Lapin Noisettes (500 g; Lot #000001526083; Best before 17/05/2019) due to foreign matter (metal pieces) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Monolith Nord GmbH recalls Zolotoi Vek brand Halva aus Sonnenblumenkernen / Sunflower seed halva (500g; Best before 20.08.2019) due to foreign matter (metal pieces) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Gmyrek Fleisch- und Wurstwaren GmbH & Co. KG recalls Goldkrone Bauernschmaus” im Aspikmantel (125g; Best before 28.04.2019) due to Listeria contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Netherlands): Lidl Nederland recalls Milbona brand Halfvolle vanille yoghurt (1 liter; Best before 29-04) due to foreign matter (metal particles) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (UK): Asda recalls Cranberry and Nut Cereal Bars (4 x 35 g; Best before end September 2019) due to Salmonella contamination.

Australia and New Zealand

Food Safety Recall (Australia): Schulz Organic Farms Pty Ltd TA Timboon Dairy/Timboon Cheesery recalls Timboon Brie (Use by 05-05-19) due to E. coli contamination.