Recalls and Alerts: February 16 – 19, 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

OUTBREAK ALERT (UPDATE): FDA advises consumers not to eat any fresh, conventional blackberries if purchased between September 9 and September 30, 2019, from Fresh Thyme Farmers Market stores in these 11 states: IA, IL, IN, KY, MI, MO, MN, NE, OH, PA, and WI or from Woodman’s Market located in Wisconsin and Illinois.  These blackberries have been linked to 20 cases of hepatitis A infections in 7 states.

Allergy Alert: CJ Foods, Inc. recalls Annie Chun’s Japanese-Style Teriyaki Noodle Bowls (7.8oz; Lot #12/25/2020; UPC 7-65667-10387-6) due to undeclared peanuts.

Canada

Allergy Alert: Redfrog Enterprises Ltd. recalls Wang Korea brand BBQ Bong Fish Sausage (Fish Cake) BBQ Flavour – Item No. 22154 (10 x 34g; All product codes and all date codes; UPC 0 87703 22154 3) due to undeclared egg.

Food Safety Recall: Pinty’s Delicious Foods Inc. recalls Pinty’s Buffalo Chicken Flings (907g; Best before 2020 MR 04; UPC 0 69094 62664 0) due to foreign matter (pieces of metal) contamination.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Detry recalls CARREFOUR PAIN DE VIANDE (6 slices / 150g; Lot #2404; Best before 08/03/2020) due to undeclared wheat (gluten).

Allergy Alert (Finland): SOK recalls Rainbow Sweet & Sour Chicken (350 g; Batch code 0562198 B06; Best before 17.07.21) due to undeclared anchovy.

Allergy Alert (Iceland): Samkaup recalls No Bull Bolognese, vegan (350g; All batch codes and Best before dates; Product of France) and No Porkies Sausages, vegan (8 pieces; All batch codes and Best before dates; Product of France) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (Netherlands): G’woon recalls G’woon brand Sausage rolls (4 x 70g; Best before 26-04-2020) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (Sweden): Orkla Foods Sverige recalls Felix Veggie brand Veggie Goulash (Best before 23.04.2020) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Ardennes Volailles recalls various Coq des Prés poultry products due to Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): ARDENNE VOLAILLE SCRL recalls various Poulet d’Antan Filière Qualité poultry products due to Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Aldi recalls Tupelo Farm brand Saucisses de poulet surgelé / Poultry sausages, frozen (1000 g; Lot #192244020; Best before 15/05/2021) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): STEFANO TOSELLI recalls Votre Traiteur Vous Propose brand Lasagnes saumon épinards / Salmon and spinach lasagna (Lots 20034 & 20041; Best before 28/02/2020 & 06/03/2020, respectively) due to foreign matter (rubber) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): COMBO recalls specific production lots of Wei Ming brand Raviolis aux crevettes and Wei Ming brand Sum Funko aux crevettes / Shrimp ravioli and Shrimp Sum Funko due to foreign matter (plastic) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected batch codes.

Food Safety Recall (France): STEFANO TOSELLI recalls Stefano Toselli brand Lasagne saumon / Salmon lasagna (1Kg; Lots 20034 & 20041; Best before 28/02/2020 & 06/03/2020, respectively) due to foreign matter (rubber) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): CHAMBOST recalls CHAMBOST brand Saucisson sec – le petit chambô nature / dry sausage (250 g; Lot #015619; Best before 17/04/2020 & 19/04/2020) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Andechser Molkerei Scheitz GmbH recalls ANDECHSER NATUR Bio Reibekäse / Organic grated cheese (150g; Best before 03.04.2020) due to foreign matter (small pieces of blue plastic) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Bucher-Bräu Grafenau recalls certain alcohol-free beverages due to a risk of under-pasteurization. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Naturmittel Biller recalls certain milled spices due to Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Ireland): Iceland recalls Iceland Vegetable Lasagne (500g; Best before 03 August 2021) due to foreign matter (pieces of plastic/rubber) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): Societa’ Agricola Fontana S.R.L. recalls CASCINA FONTANACERVO brand CREMA CACAO (125g; Lot #28FEB; Best before 28-02-2020) due to foreign matter (glass) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): Coca-Cola HBC Italia recalls several batch codes of Coca-Cola Original Taste non-alcoholic beverage due to foreign matter (glass particles) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected batch codes.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Match recalls Tapas Bar brand Knacks sans Boyau (150g; Lot #05/028; Best before 03/03/2020) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Spain): LÁCTEOS CASA MACÁN S.L. recalls certain butter and cheese products due to serious breaches in safe practices during manufacture. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (UK): John West recalls Sardines in Tomato Sauce (120g; Batch codes KX319H and KX326H; Best before June 2022) due to suspected bacterial contamination that has resulted in a small number of swollen cans.

Food Safety Recall (UK): Iceland recalls Iceland Vegetable Lasagne (500g; Best before 03 August 2021) due to foreign matter (pieces of plastic/rubber) contamination.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Allergy Alert (Hong Kong): Wilson International Frozen Foods (HK) Limited, Dairy Farm Company Limited, and Dah Chong Hong Limited recall various products due to undeclared allergens. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Australia and New Zealand

Allergy Alert (Australia): Woolworths Ltd recalls Jamie Oliver Green Pesto (190g; All Best before dates) due to undeclared peanuts.

Allergy Alert (Australia): Hong Australia Corporation P/L recalls various Spring Home Spring Roll Pastry sheets (All Best before dates up to and including 08/02/2023) due to undeclared milk. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.