Recalls and Alerts: April 29–May 1, 2023

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 INVESTIGATION: Joint investigation by CDC and FDA links Gold Medal flour to 12-state Salmonella Infantis outbreak. To date, the CDC is aware of 13 confirmed cases, including three victims who have been hospitalized. General Mills has initiated a recall of the implicated flour.

OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION: Raw milk was the likely source of two cases of shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC) infections in Tennessee infants in July/August 2022. One of the two infants developed hemolytic uremic syndrome. Both households received raw milk from from participants in the same cow-share. 



Allergy Alert (Spain): AESAN alerts the public to the presence of undeclared mustard in ECOSAN and TOO BIO brands of organic brown flax seeds (250g and 3kg packs; Multiple lot codes and expiration dates).

Food Safety Recall (France): GAEC FERME DU CABRI recalls fromages de vache frais, demi- sec et sec / raw cow’s milk cheese, fresh, semi-dry and dry (All lots) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (UK): Müller recalls some batches of various Cadbury branded dessert products due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Allergy Alert (Israel): Ashbul Factory Ltd. recalls several products due to undeclared gluten. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

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