Recalls and Alerts: October 24 – 26, 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: Peekay International Inc. recalls SWAN DRY APRICOT and KESHAV DRY APRICOT food treats (7-oz and 14-oz pkgs) due to undeclared sulphites.

Food Safety Recall: T & R Enterprise USA Inc. recalls approximately 126,000 pounds of meat and poultry egg roll products that were produced and packed under insanitary conditions. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Canada

OUTBREAK ALERT: PHAC is investigating an outbreak of 12 cases of Salmonella Litchfield illnesses in Ontario (10 cases) and Quebec (2 cases) linked to Filicetti brand Italian Style mild, dry, cured sausage. The implicated product was recalled by Longo’s earlier this month.

Allergy Alert: Bavarian Link Meat Products Ltd. (EST. 598) recalls Bavarian Premium Meats Headcheese (5-6kg; All date codes; UPC 6 25787 00501 9) due to undeclared mustard.

Food Safety Recall (Update): Grant’s Foodmart, Howard The Butcher’s Meats And Deli Ltd, Industry, Mona Fine Foods, Seif Somali Halal Food Market, Solmaz Foods, Vince Gasparro’s Meat Market recall various raw beef and raw veal products due to E. coli O157:H7 contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Update): Bauer Butcher, Boffo’s Fine Foods, Industry, Leavoy Rowe Beef Co. Inc. (EST 625), Market Fresh Meat & Produce Inc., One Fine Food, Stock-In Trade, Butcher & Kitchen recall various raw beef and raw veal products due to E. coli O157:H7 contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Update): Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd. recalls Kirkland Signature brand Non-GMO Infant Formula for Babies Sensitive to Lactose (1.36kg and 2 x 1.36kg; Product code EXP 2020 NO 05 T05DVBV) due to Cronobacter spp. contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Drake Meats recalls Drake Meats brand Salami chub (1kg; Best before dates BB\MA NOV/24/2019 & BB\MA DEC/01/2019; UPC 7 71327 12244 6) due to potential underprocessing.

Food Safety Recall: Bouvry Exports Calgary Ltd. recalls Bouvry Exports Calgary Ltd. brand Beef Cheekmeat (Variable weights; Production Date: Oct 3, 2019; Product Code: 9567) due to E. coli O157:H7 contamination.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Finland): Findus Finland Oy recalls Findus Gluteenittomat kalapuikot / Findus Gluten-free Fish Sticks (360g; All date codes) due to undeclared pea protein.

Allergy Alert (France): Intermarché and Netto recall Monique Ranou brand Mini viennois Jambon Fromage frais / Ham-and-fresh-cheese Viennese mini-sandwich (130g; Lot 929001; Best before 03/11/19) due to undeclared egg.

Allergy Alert (Germany): RUMO BBQ GmbH recalls various STUBB’s brand BBQ sauces due to undeclared mustard, sesame and celery.

Allergy Alert (Ireland): Candy King recalls Candy King Sharing Tub of Pick and Mix Favourites (840g; All best before dates to end 2020) due to undeclared gluten (wheat), soybeans and milk.

Allergy Alert (Ireland): TK Maxx and Homesense recall LITALY Wafer Roll products (various flavours) due to undeclared egg. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert (Italy): Mania S.p.A. recalls Stubb’s WICKED HABANERO PEPPER WING SAUCE (340 g; Lot 18197; Best before 30/06/2021) due to undeclared mustard.

Allergy Alert (UK): Lidl GB recalls Baresa Green Pesto Alla Genovese (190g; IIF103, IIF183 and IIF186; Best before end June 2022) due to undeclared peanuts.

Allergy Alert (UK): Spartan Protein recalls various products due to undeclared milk, oat (gluten), peanuts and soya. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert (UK): TJX Europe (TK Maxx and Homesense) recall LITALY Wafer Roll products (various flavours) due to undeclared egg. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert (UK): McCormick France recalls various STUBB’s products due to undeclared mustard. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert (UK): Co-op recalls Co-op Bakery Short Crust Mince Pie 4s (All date codes up to and including 6 November 2019) due to undeclared barley (gluten).

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Lean sprl recalls tête pressée gantoise / headcheese (Sold at Renmans between October 18th and October 24th) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): ALDI Danmark recalls various meat salads due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): FAMILLE MICHAUD Apiculteurs recalls LUNE DE MIEL brand Pollen en pelotes / pollen balls (250g; various lot codes and Best before dates) due to foreign matter (pieces of glass) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a list of affected product.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Geflügelhof Strauß GBR recalls Shell eggs (Stamp #2-DE-0680392; All expiration dates up to and including 24.11.2019) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Bley Fleisch- und Wurstwaren GmbH recalls Lüttje Kochmettwurst, geräuchert / smoked sausage (10 x 50g pkgs; Lot #19374; Best before 18.12.2019) due to foreign matter (metal) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Chiemgauer Naturfleisch recalls two batches of salami products due to foreign matter (plastic pieces) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Fresh-Care Convenience B.V. / Fresh-Care Convenience GmbH recalls various chicken salad products containing kidney beans as a side dish after Listeria monocytogenes was found in a sample of the kidney beans. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): EWU Thüringen Wurst und Spezialitäten GmbH recalls Original Thüringer Bockwurst (650g; Batch code 701/13/27.09.21 178/1.3; Expiry 27.09.2021) due to foreign matter (red plastic pieces) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): dm-drogerie markt recalls dmBio Hühnchenfleisch Zubereitung nach dem 4. Monat / dmBio Chicken Meat Preparation after the 4th month (125g; Best before 21.01.2021) due to foreign matter (small, blue foil particles) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Auchan recalls LUNE DE MIEL brand Pollen en pelotes / pollen balls (250g; various lot codes and Best before dates) due to foreign matter (pieces of glass) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a list of affected product.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Food Safety Recall (Israel): Karl Berg Sausage & Meat Manufacturing & Sales (2000) Ltd. recalls Romanian kebab, minced seasoned frozen beef with high fat content (680g; Best before dates 26.11.19 and 04.12.19) due to possible E. coli O157 contamination.

Australia and New Zealand

Food Safety Recall (New Zealand): New World Gate Pa (Tauranga) recalls New World Gate Pa brand NZ Beef Premium Mince (various weights: Best before 20oct19) due to foreign matter (plastic) contamination.