Recalls and Alerts: November 7 – 9, 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 YELLOW DATES and KESHAV DRY YELLOW DATES due to undeclared sulphites. Please refer to the recall notice for additional details on affected package sizes and UPC codes.

Food Safety Recall: Rastelli Bros., Inc. recalls approximately 130,464 pounds of raw ground beef products due to possible foreign matter (plastic) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Russ Davis Wholesale recalls multiple products due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: You Chang Trading, Inc. recalls CONWAY TILAPIA FILLETS PRODUCT OF HONGKONG (22-lb. white cardboard boxes; Lot codes 20181113, 20181203, or 20190105; Sell by 1/16/2020, 12/03/2020, or 01/05/2021) because the products were not presented for import reinspection.

Public Health Alert: The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service is issuing a public health alert for ready-to-eat entrees due to the products containing FDA-regulated ingredients that have been recalled by Mann’s Packing Co. due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the USDA notice for a complete list of affected products.

Canada

Allergy Alert: Gabriella’s Kitchen Inc. recalls Gabriella’s Kitchen Skinny Pasta brand Teff Vegan Macaroni Meal (300g; Best Before 2020 AU 20; UPC 1 87813 00097 4) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert: Taza Food Products Ltd. recalls Taza brand Chat Papdi – Gram Flour Snack (360g; All units sold up to and including November 7, 2019; UPC 8 96546 00089 1) due to undeclared wheat.

Food Safety Recall: Marché au Chalet inc. (IGA) recalls PORC HACHÉ FRAIS MAIGRE / Fresh lean ground pork (variable weights; Pack date November 5, 2019) due to possible foreign matter (pieces of metal) contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Boucherie pâtisserie La Fine Rebelle recalls various jerky products that were manufactured and packaged under insanitary conditions. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Europe

Allergy Alert (France): La société Rafina recalls BOERINNEKE brand Pâte à tartiner de noisette / hazelnut spread (6 x 400g; Lot #9220; Best before 02/11/2020) due to undeclared macadamia nuts.

Allergy Alert (Germany): Höhenrainer Delikatessen GmbH recalls Geflügelwiener und Geflügelwiener 2te Wahl / Poultry weiner and poultry weiner 2nd choice (960g / 16 x 60g; Best before 7.11.19 & 8.11.19) due to undeclared milk protein.

Allergy Alert (UK): La Boulangere recalls La Boulangere Brioche Hot-Dog buns (270g; Best before 9 November 2019, 23 November 2019 and 30 November 2019) due to undeclared gluten (wheat).

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Coprosain recalls Coprosain Tête pressée / head cheese (±250g; Lot #19281; Best before 07/11/2019) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): La société Gérentes recalls Ensemble brand Raclette au poivre biologique / Organic pepper raclette (Lots 274297 & 274304; Sold between 14 October and 4 November 2019), due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): La fromagerie ABCA recalls Buissières brand Pérail des Buissières coupelle (135g; Lot Y293; Best before 18/11/2019) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Bärenmarke Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH recalls Bärenmarke Die frische Milch, 3.8% / Barenmarke brand fresh milk, 3.8% (1 Liter; Best before 30.11.2019; Lots 308 16:33 to 23:59 and 309 0:00 to 3:52) due to Bacillus cereus contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Netherlands): Weidenaar recalls various fresh beef products due to Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Sweden): ICA recalls ICA Stora kräftor, kinesiska färdigkokta frysta / ICA Large crayfish, Chinese pre-cooked frozen (all batch codes) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Allergy Alert (Israel): Shaked Tavor Ltd. recalls Coconut milk powder (250g; All expiry dates up to and including 31.10.20) due to undeclared dairy ingredients.