Recalls and Alerts: January 13 – 15, 2020


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

Food Safety Recall Update: Lipari Foods recalls additional Premo and Fresh Grab sandwiches due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Canada

Allergy Alert: Seoul Trading Corp. recalls Ourhome brand Spicy Jjamppongs (1020g; All codes where squid and oyster are not declared on the label; UPC 8 809257 824238) due to undeclared oyster and squid.

Food Safety Recall: The Italian Store recalls Scarpone’s Italian Store brand frozen Ground Veal (variable size; All units sold between December 23, 2019 and January 13, 2020, inclusive; UPC starts with 0 200904) due to E. coli O157:H7 contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Ma Bouche Rit recalls Cube de lard Canne (500 mL and 1 L jars; Product sold up to and including 13 January 2020) due to improper storage temperature.

Food Safety Alert: MAPAQ warns the public that ENDUIT DE PORC (LANIÈRE DE PORC POUR ASSAISONNEMENT)  / pork strips for seasoning (variable weight; sold at Marché Ilamise on or before 15 January 2020) is a raw product and must be cooked to a temperature of 71°C before being consumed.

Food Safety Recall: Phoenicia Group Inc. recalls Alkanater brand Tahina (454g; Lot #TT4N-180820; Expiry date 08/20/2020) due to Salmonella contamination.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Kjure recalls Kjure brand Saumon aux légumes au wok / salmon with vegetables for wok (520g; Best before 21/01/2020) due to undeclared sesame.

Allergy Alert (Italy): BELLI FRESCHI recalls BELLI FRESCHI brand FACCIAMO FESTA CON TORTA DI NATALE SENZA LATTOSIO (350g; Lot #TNSL150320; Best before 15.03.2020) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (Luxembourg): Auchan recalls Crevettes crues moyennes /medium raw shrimp (Lot #2200020046L; Best before 10/01/2020) due to excessive sulphite.

Allergy Alert (UK): Waitrose recalls Waitrose 2 Aberdeen Angus beef burgers with red wine & herbs (270g; All Use by dates from 15 December 2019 up to and including 21 January 2020) due to undeclared gluten.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Albert Heijn recalls AH boerenkaas belegen 30+ farmer’s cheese (240g; Best before 30-01-2020) due to a risk of food poisoning.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Beyco recalls Yayla brand Erzincan tipi Tulum Peyniri fresh cheese (500g in glass jar; Lot #462; Best before 13/05/2020) due to foreign matter (glass fragments) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): Coop Danmark A/S recalls Chokolade 33% med toffee og islandsk seasalt / Chocolate with toffee and Icelandic sea salt (100g; Best before 08.06.21) due to foreign matter (blue plastic) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Distrimers recalls Distrimers brand Huîtres de Bouzigues N°2 (2.5kg; Lot #00047445) and Distrimers brand Huîtres de Bouzigues N°3 (2kg; Lot #00047446) due to Norovirus contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls certain Filière Qualité Carrefour brand Huîtres Normandie Est due to Norovirus contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls various Filière Qualité Carrefour and SANCHEZ GUY brand Huîtres de Bouzigues / Camargue / Ile de St Martin / oysters due to Norovirus contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls various Filière Qualité Carrefour and LA PERLE DE THAU brand Huîtres de Bouzigues – étang de Thau / oysters due to Norovirus contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): LA PERLE DE THAU recalls various Huîtres Bouzigues et Huîtres Méditerranée / oysters due to Norovirus contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): CULTIMER FRANCE recalls Huitres spéciales NORMANDIE N°2 FILIERE RESPONSABLE (1.20KG; Lots 2001023, 2001033 & 2001063) due to Norovirus contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Distrimers recalls Distrimers brand Huîtres de Bouzigues (sold at Auchan from 23/12/2019 onward) due to Norovirus contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Iceland): Nói Síríus recalls two sizes of Sirius Cream Chocolate and one size of Sirius South Chocolate due to foreign matter (blue plastic) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for complete details on the affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Netherlands): Albert Heijn recalls recalls AH boerenkaas belegen 30+ farmer’s cheese (240g; Best before 30-01-2020) due to a risk of food poisoning.

Pet Food Safety Recall: Happy Hounds recalls certain types of frozen raw dog food due to Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Allergy Alert (Hong Kong): CR Vanguard (HK) Company Limited recalls Tesco Green Pesto (190g; All best before dates on or before November 1, 2022; Product of Italy) due to undeclared peanuts.

Allergy Alert (Singapore): NTUC Fairprice Co-operative Ltd recalls Tesco Green Pesto and Tesco Reduced Fat Green Pesto (190g; All expiry dates up to and including 01/11/2022; Product of Italy) due to undeclared peanuts.