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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Food Safety Recall Update: Poppies International, Inc. expands an earlier recall of its Chocolate Enrobed and Cream Puff Products to include an additional product, due to foreign matter (small metal fragments) contamination. Please refer to the updated recall notice for a complete list of affected products.
FDA Warning Letter: FDA issues Warning Letter to Greenwood Ice Cream, LLC, citing presence of Listeria monocytogenes in the company’s manufacturing environment and serious violations of the Current Good Manufacturing Practices and HACCP regulation.
Food Safety Recall: Doughgirls Baking Inc. (dba, Doughgirls Comfort Kitchen & Bakeshop) recalls King Ranch Casserole (small and large sizes; All products sold between October 20, 2021 and December 20, 2021) due to possible Salmonella contamination.
Food Safety Recall: Biopâtes Nonna Lina (CoPertoso & Fils, Saint-Jérome, QC) recalls multiple products packed in glass jars due to packaging conditions that could compromise food safety. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.
OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION (Denmark): The Statens Serum Institute reports an active outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 illnesses. Thirteen outbreak-related infections have been identified since December 3, 2021, including three children who have developed Haemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS). Nine of the thirteen patients have been hospitalized. The source of the outbreak has not yet been determined.
Allergy Alert (UK): Aldi recalls Moser Roth The Collection Milk, White and Dark Chocolates (160g; All dates) due to undeclared egg.
Allergy Alert (UK): Welsh Speciality Foods recalls Welsh Chunky Piccalilli (280g; Batch codes PIC2021, PIC2441 and PIC3481; Best before 21 October 2022, 01 December 2022 and 14 March 2023) due to undeclared mustard.
Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Revi Food recalls différents plats préparés à base de poisson / various fish-based meals due to possible foreign matter (pieces of metal) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.
Food Safety Recall (France): GROUPE BARBA GRAND FRAIS MAREE – WORLD MARECHAL recalls Pavé de thon albacore sans arête / Boneless yellowfin tuna steak (Multiple lot codes and Use-by dates) due to possible presence of histamine. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected lot and date codes.
Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls REFLETS DE FRANCE brand Ravioles à l’emmental / Emmental cheese ravioli (240g; Lot #2136201; Use by 17/01/2022) due to possible Salmonella contamination.
Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Colruyt recalls Boni brand Cassolette de poisson à l’ostendaise / Ostend-style fish casserole (660g; All Use-by dates from 12/01/2022 to 20/01/2022) due to possible foreign matter (metal pieces) contamination.
Food Safety Recall Update (Luxembourg): Delhaize recalls Delhaize brand Queso de cabra / Goat cheese (Lots PBN-478565, PBN-478566, PBN-479108, PBN-479114; Best before 03/01/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Food Safety Recall (Netherlands): Dirk van den Broek recalls several beef products due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.
Food Safety Recall (UK): Yoplait UK recalls Yoplait Frubes Strawberry, Red Berry and Peach Variety 9-Pack (9 X 37g; Batch code 9218195; Use by 09 February 2022) due to possible foreign matter (small pieces of metal) contamination.
Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands
Food Safety Recall (Israel): Zoglobek recalls refined cabanos dry sausages (135g; Use by 9.3.2022) due to possible foreign matter (metal clips) contamination.
Australia and New Zealand
Allergy Alert (Australia): Sweets and Beverages Australia Pty Ltd recalls Tohato Caramel Corn Original Flavour (80g; Best before 22.01.31 and 22.03.29; Product of Japan) due to undeclared peanut.