Recalls and Alerts: September 17 – 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 (Indiana): Health officials in Tippecanoe County are investigating an outbreak of Salmonella linked to a West Lafayette grocery store. Please refer to the news story for additional details.

Canada

Allergy Alert: Loblaw Companies Limited recalls PC Blue Menu brand Artichoke & Asiago Dip (on lid) (side label states Tzatziki Yogurt Dip) (227g; Lot code 2020 OC 31; UPC 0 60383 03697 3) due to undeclared egg.

Allergy Alert: Goodfood Market Corp recalls Roasted Sweet Potato Power Bowls with Feta, Quinoa & Crunchy Cabbage Salad (1.2 kg; Code 297-S27; Delivered between Sunday, September 13th and Wednesday, September16th) due to undeclared almonds, pecans, wheat, and gluten.

Food Safety Recall: Kootenay Co-op recalls Kootenay Co-op brand beef sausages and burgers due to foreign matter (pieces of metal and plastic) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Cantine Poinca​ré recalls various preserved food items that were produced or packaged under conditions that compromise food safety. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Denmark): Løgismose Meyers Food og Foodservice recalls Meyers Persisk Gryderet / Meyers Persian Casserole (375g; Best before 29.09.2020) due to undeclared milk and almonds.

Allergy Alert (France): Costco recalls ASC brand Chips à la crevette / Prawn chips (4 x 100g bags; Multiple Best before dates) due to undeclared fish. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected date codes.

Allergy Alert (France): Metro recalls ASC brand Chips à la crevette / Prawn chips (100g; Multiple Best before dates) due to undeclared fish. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected date codes.

Allergy Alert (France): Monoprix recalls Monoprix brand Chips aux crevettes saveur curry / Curry-flavoured prawn chips (50g; Best before 03/11/2020, 24/11/2020, 08/12/2020, 16/02/2021) due to undeclared fish.

Allergy Alert (Italy): GASTRONOMICA ROSCIO SRL recalls GASTRONOMICA ROSCIO SRL INSALATA RUSSA 100% VEGETALE / Russian salad, 100% vegetable (150g; Lot #AB36 (A); Best before 23.10.2020) due to undeclared egg.

Allergy Alert (Luxembourg): Monoprix recalls Monoprix brand Mini Toasts (100g; Best before 29.01.2021) due to undeclared egg.

Allergy Alert (UK): Waitrose & Partners recalls Waitrose brand Chocolate Mini Cupcakes 9s (Best before 06 October 2020) due to undeclared walnuts.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Albert Heijn recalls AH Biefstukworst / beef sausage (200g; Best before 21-09-2020) due to potential microbiological contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): NATURALIA recalls Schnitzer brand Pain au canihua tranché SG / Sliced canihua bread (250g; All lots; All Best before dates). The reason for the recall was not disclosed.

Food Safety Recall (France): Leader Price recalls Leader Price brand Gorgonzola (150g; Lot #P230006; Best before 01/10/2020) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): CASINO recalls CASINO SAVEURS D’AILLEURS brand Gorgonzola (150g; Lot #P230007; Best before 01/10/2020) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Rhöner Hofkäserei – Katja Richter recalls Käse Vier Jahreszeiten Italien Schnittkäse aus Rohmilch, mind. 45 % Fett i. Tr. / Four Seasons Italian semi-hard raw-milk cheese, sliced – 45% fat (180g; Lot #25-20) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Ireland): Me2you recalls Viand Deliciously Fresh Italian Pasta Salad (250g; Batch code PS611; Use by: 17/9/20) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): SALUMIFICIO MONTE PENICE SRL recalls BON-TON SALUMI DI BARABINO SANTINO & C. SAS SALAMINI STAG.S. / mini-salami (~1 kg; Lot #03-09-20) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Netherlands): Albert Heijn recalls AH Biefstukworst / beef sausage (200g; Best before 21-09-2020) due to E. coli contamination.

Australia and New Zealand

Allergy Alert (Australia): Xiao Trading Pty Ltd recalls Friend-ship Brand Sesame Soft Candy (150g; Best before 01 May 2022) due to undeclared peanuts.

Allergy Alert (New Zealand): Magnolia Kitchen Ltd recalls Magnolia Kitchen brand Pineapple Lump Marshmallow (all batches and date codes; Sold up to and including 17 September 2020) due to undeclared milk.