Recalls and Alerts: September 26 – 28, 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

Allergy Alert: RONG SHING NY Trading Inc. recalls GANCHI NAIWEITANGPIAN candy (280g; Code 20190316; Best before 03.15.2020; UPC 6926106100083) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall: Tip Top Poultry, Inc recalls an undetermined amount of ready-to-eat (RTE) poultry products that may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes. Please refer to the recall notice for additional details.

Pet Food Safety Alert: FDA cautions pet owners not to feed any Performance Dog frozen raw pet food after a sample tested positive for Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes. The sample was drawn during the course of an inspection of Bravo Packing Inc., Carneys Point, NJ. The affected product was identified as Performance Dog raw pet food, lot code 072219 (sold frozen in 2-lb pouches). As the retail packages of Performance Dog raw pet foods are not identified with a lot code, FDA warns consumers to avoid any Performance Dog product produced on or after July 22, 2019.

Canada

Allergy Alert: Jacques Lemieux (Grossiste) Inc. recalls Le Meilleur Enr. brand Yummies (130g; All lot codes; UPC 0 66577 01011 8) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall: Globe Meats Fresh Market & Grill recalls Globe Meats Fresh Market & Grill brand Regular Ground Veal (Variable weights; Sold from June 15, 2019 to June 17, 2019, inclusively; UPC Starting with 0201111) due to E. coli O157:H7 contamination.

Food Safety Recall: G. Brandt Meat Packers Ltd. recalls Brandt Extra Lean Kolbassa Sausage (250g; Best before 19OC19; UPC 7 73321 47480 4) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Metro Ontario Inc. recalls Metro brand deli trays due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Industry recalls various Tip Top Poultry, Inc., Reuven International, Inc., Sysco and AlimPlus Inc. brands of cooked, diced chicken meat products due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Europe

Allergy Alert Update (Finland): Kesko Oyj recalls all Pirkka and Menu brand Pesto products due to undeclared peanuts. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert (Italy): Pedon S.p.A. recalls Pedon brand PREPARATO PER CREM CARAMEL / Cream caramel (130g; Lot 180720 – 080220; Best before 18/07/20 – 08/02/20) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall (France): Liroy B.V. recalls Mount Elephant brand Ananas en conserve / canned pineapple pieces (6×3.005kg tin; Best before January 2022) due to possible foreign matter (metal wire) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls Carrefour brand Couscous (350g; Lot #92480231; Best before 24/09/2019) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Géantcasino recalls Fromapac brand BQ Bethmale cheese (200g; Lots 001010994, 001011949, 001009696, 001009004, 001012333; Best before 22/09/2019, 27/09/2019, 16/09/2019, 14/09/2019, 28/09/2019, respectively) due to E. coli O26:H11 contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Industry recalls Fromapac brand Sélection Fromagère Sud-Ouest / South-west Cheese Selection (Various lot codes and Best before dates) due to E. coli O26:H11 contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Metzgerei Nießlbeck e. K. recalls Metzgerei Nießlbeck brand Griebenschmalz Glas (95g; Best before 04.03.2020, 04.02.2020, 29.01.2020) due to foreign matter (metal wire) contamination.