Recalls and Alerts: July 18 – 21, 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

Public Health Alert: FDA advises restaurants and retailers in Texas and Louisiana to stop selling or serving Topway Enterprises Inc. doing business as Kazy’s Gourmet Seafood Products due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Allergy Alert: Koch Foods recalls approximately 743 pounds of fully cooked boneless chicken bites due to undeclared soy, milk and eggs. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: US Foods recalls approximately 712 pounds of raw beef and pork products that may be adulterated due to possible product contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Mizkan America, Inc. recalls select production codes of certain RAGÚ® pasta sauces due to foreign matter (plastic fragments) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Elevation Foods recalls containers of Archer Farms-brand egg salad; Freskët-brand egg salad, tuna salad, and Thai lobster salad; and Archer Farms-brand deviled egg sandwiches produced on June 18, 2019 due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Canada

Allergy Alert: Farm Boy Central Operations recalls Farm Boy brand Keto Chicken Cobb Salad (64 oz; Best before 19.JL.11, 19.JL.12, 19.JL.13; UPC 0 292282 212992) and Farm Boy brand Power Protein Salad (64 oz; Best before 19.JL.11, 19.JL.12, 19.JL.13; UPC 0 292281 212993) due to undeclared egg, milk and soy.

Allergy Alert: 9179-3323 Québec Inc. (Délifruits Inc.) recalls Chocolats Favoris brand Frozen Bar – Soy Chocolate (Vegan) (1-count; All products sold up to and including June 27, 2019) and Chocolats Favoris brand Frozen Bar – Vegan Chocolate Bar (32 or 48 units; Lots #219119 & 219168) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall: Agropur Cooperative recalls Iceberg brand Mega Sandwiches Vanilla Ice Cream (8 × 190 mL; Product code 2021 MA 29 19149; UPC 74276 11816) and Originale Augustin brand Mega Sandwich Vanilla Ice Cream (30 x 190 mL; Product codes 19134 BB/MA 2020MA14, 19135 BB/MA 2020MA15, 19141 BB/MA 2020MA21, 19142 BB/MA 2020MA22, 19147 BB/MA 2020MA27, 19148 BB/MA 2020MA28, 19168 BB/MA 2020JN17, 19170 BB/MA 2020JN19, 19176 BB/MA 2020JN25, 19177 BB/MA 2020JN26; UPC 74276 11885) due to foreign matter (fine metal particles) contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Industry recalls certain Pacific oysters due to a marine biotoxin which causes Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Netherlands): Jan Linders and Vomar Voordeelmarkt recall Maaltijdsalade kip ketjap / Chicken salad with soy sauce (400g; Best before 19-07-2019) due to undeclared almonds.

Allergy Alert (Netherlands): Dumas Food Group recalls Naomi cassave kroepoek / Naomi brand Cassava Crackers (125g; Best before 06-12-2019) due to undeclared gluten, crustaceans, shellfish, nuts and peanuts.

Food Safety Recall (France): Thiriet recalls Thiriet brand Nuggets de filet de poulet / Chicken filet nuggets (500 g; Best before 14/06/2020; Lots #493 8 348 A & 493 8 348 B) due to foreign matter (plastic) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Industry recalls Pur brebis du Lochois (Froidevaux Cornuet) dairy products due to Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): Léa Nature recalls Jardin BIO brand Sablé gourmand Framboise Hibiscus / Raspberry Hibiscus Gourmand Shortbread (150g; Lot 19158; Best before 03/2020) due to foreign matter (glass fragments) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Les Fumoirs de Saintonge recalls Maison Peneau brand Truite fumée de France (120g; All lots) and Maison Peneau brand Truite fumée de France BIO (80g; All lots) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Porto-Muiños S.L. recalls Algensalat japanische / Japanese Seaweed Salad (160g; Best before 12/2021) due to elevated iodine content.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): AZZOCCHI ROBERTO SRL recalls Bocconcino (200g; Lot #26 LSS; Best before 12-11-2019) due to Salmonella contamination.

Australia and New Zealand

Food Safety Recall (New Zealand): FreshChoice Omokoroa recalls FreshChoice Omokoroa brand Beef Choice Mince (Best before 15.07.19) due to foreign matter (plastic) contamination.