Recalls and Alerts: February 7-8, 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 (UPDATE): FDA issues Warning Letter to J.M. Smucker LLC in response to the company’s proposed corrective actions undertaken following an investigation that linked Jif Peanut Butter to an outbreak of 21 confirmed Salmonella Senftenberg illnesses in 2022.

Allergy Alert: Titans Global Inc. recalls “JSJ Chocolate Cake”, “JSJ ZSR Cake”, “JSJ DMC Leaf Cake” food treats (95g; Lot 20221108B; Production date 2022/11/08) due to undeclared egg.

Allergy Alert: FSIS issues Public Health Alert for ready-to-eat smoked pork Linguica link sausages due to undeclared milk. Please refer to the Alert notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert: Pilgrim’s Roasted Nut’Z recalls multiple products due to undeclared milk, soy, and/or walnut. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Pet Food Safety Recall: Royal Canin USA Inc recalls Royal Canin Veterinary Feline Renal Support F (6.6 lb (3 kg); Lot 242B4RCR04 with time stamps  00:00 – 07:06; Best by 04/17/2024) because some bags may contain a different product. This recall was initiated on 1/23/2023, and has been classified as Class II. No public recall notice was issued.

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Canada

Enforcement Action: CFIA suspends Safe Food for Canadians license #9DM4P9DP, issued to Le Fromage au Village Inc. (Lorrainville, QC), due to the “…absence of adequate corrective measures to prevent the risk of Listeria monocytogenes contamination.” Cheeses from this manufacturer have been the subject of several recalls in recent weeks. Until the license has been reinstated, the company may not conduct any activity for which SFC licence #9DM4P9DP was issued.

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Europe

Allergy Alert (France): COOPERATIVE U recalls U SAVEURS brand TERRINE DE CAMPAGNE / Country style terrine (~180g; Lot 30250041; Use by 24/02/2023) due to undeclared egg.

AllergyAlert (Italy): Motta S.R.L. recalls Il tagliere del Re brand Prosciutto cotto Alta Qualita / High quality cooked ham (750g; Lot L225139; Use by 21/02/2023) due to undeclared soy.

Allergy Alert (Italy): GLG srl recalls multiple varieties of tiramisu and mousse due to undeclared allergens. Please refer to the Italy recall page for a complete recall list.

Allergy Alert (Netherlands): Dirk recalls Bakker van der Akker Vloerbrood Meergranen / Whole grain bread (Best before 07-02-2023) due to undeclared sesame.

Allergy Alert (UK): Vegan Store recalls Go Max Go Buccaneer Candy Bar (57g; Best before 24 April 2023) due to undeclared peanuts.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): LDC recalls Le Gaulois brand Grignottes “EXTRA” Mexican / Mexican-style nuggets (250g; Lot 026; Use by 17/02/2023) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SOCIETE FROMAGERE DU LIVRADOIS recalls L’GAPERON FICELLE DU TOINE & L’GAPERON DU TOINE cheeses (All lots; Use by dates between 06/12/2022 and 23/03/2023 or between 26/11/2022 and 22/02/2023) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): GAEC SERVAIN DE VOS recalls Les Vaches de Fadainville brand Beurre cru doux / Sweet butter made from raw milk (250g; Use by 14/02/2023 & 16/02/2023) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): GAEC SERVAIN DE VOS recalls Les Vaches de Fadainville brand Beurre cru demi-sel / Reduced-salt (2%) butter made from raw milk (250g; Use by 14/02/2023 & 16/02/2023) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): GAEC SERVAIN DE VOS recalls Les Vaches de Fadainville brand Crème crue / Raw milk cream (250 ml & 500 ml; Use by 13/02/2023) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SOCIETE LAITIERE DE VICHY recalls SOCIETE LAITIERE DE VICHY brand COMTESSE DE VICHY LAIT CRU / Raw milk cheese (180g; All lots) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): PURE SALMON FRANCE recalls Neutre brand Pavés mi-cuits ail des ours & Pavés mi-cuits nature / Part-cooked salmon with wild garlic and Part-cooked plain salmon (6 x 125g; Lot 053-0312; Use by 01/03/2023) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SILVE NETTO recalls NETTO brand Croc’ poulet rôtis / Roast chicken croc’ (250g; Lot 27; Use by 18/02/2023) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SILVE INTERMARCHE  recalls VOLAE brand Grignottes de poulet rôties Grignotte de poulet saveur barbecue / BBQ-flavor roast chicken nuggets (250g; Lot 27; Use by 18/02/2023) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Tradition Emotion recalls Tomette des Alpes cheese (200g; Lots 012722347, 012722357, 012722361 & 012723003; Use by dates up to 17.03.2023) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Romania): SC FIRENZE COM S.R.L recalls Figurine de Crăciun din ciocolată fină cu lapte / Christmas figurines made of fine milk chocolate (100g & 10g; Lots 17.05.2023 & 11.05.2023) due to foreign matter contamination (plastic).

Australia and New Zealand

Allergy Alert (Australia): Calbee Australia recalls Calbee Harvest Snaps Vegemite (200g; Best before 28.08.23 and 29.08.23) due to undeclared gluten.


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Recalls and Alerts: February 4-6, 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

Public Health Alert: FSIS issues Public Health Alert for PARK STREET DELI Broccoli Stuffed Chicken BONELESS SKINLESS CHICKEN BREAST HAND STUFFED WITH BROCCOLI & CHEDDAR AU GRATIN (16-oz trays; Use by 1/30/2023; Produced by Vanguard Culinary Group, LTD) due to underprocessing.

Allergy Alert: FSIS issues Public Healh Alert for Wegmans Chicken Korma with Basmati Turmeric Rice (10 oz; Best by 08 NOV 2023) due to undeclared cashews.

Allergy Alert: Daiso California LLC recalls Powdered apple tea, crackers, cookies & candy prepackaged snacks due to undeclared milk and soy. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Fresh Ideation Food Group LLC recalls Ready to Eat Sandwiches, Salads, Yogurt, Wraps and related products sold from January 24, 2023 through January 30, 2023 due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

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Canada

Allergy Alert: Nutrifresh Foods Ltd. recalls various Nutrifresh brand Falooda Drinks due to undeclared milk. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products which were sold in Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and Labrador and may have been distributed in other provinces and territories.

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Europe

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Biofresh Belgium recalls Autour de riz brand Sucre de fleurs de coco / Coconut blossom sugar (500g; Lot 200425; Best before 20/04/2025) due to undeclared sulphites.

Allergy Alert (Belgium): La Fée sucrée recalls La Fée sucrée brand Tiramisu Spéculoos, Cookie et Kinder Bueno (150g; Use by dates from 05/02/2023 to 16/02/2023) due to undeclared soy.

Allergy Alert (Italy): GLG srl recalls Mascherpa tiramisù brand Tiramisun vegano / Vegan tiramisu (100g; Best before 23/07/2023) due to undeclared milk protein.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Colruyt recalls Boni Selection brand pâté bloc / pâté loaf (150g; Use by 21/2/2023, 26/2/2023 and 28/2/2023) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Ahmed Exotic BV recalls Nina brand Graines de melon moulues – Ground Egusi  / Ground melon seeds (227g; Best before 01/01/2024) due to aflatoxin and Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Finland): SOK recalls Rainbow Kalapuikot / Rainbow fish sticks (450g; Best before 7 May 2024; Product of Poland) due to possible foreign matter contamination (metal pieces).

Food Safety Recall (France): SOCIETE LAITIERE DE VICHY recalls SOCIETE LAITIERE DE VICHY brand GAPERON DE VACHE lait pasteurisé de vache / Pasteurized cow’s milk cheese (350g; All lots) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SOCIETE LAITIERE DE VICHY recalls SOCIETE LAITIERE DE VICHY brand COMTESSE DE VICHY LAIT CRU / Raw milk cheese (180g; Lot 009; Use by 01/03/2023) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SOCIETE LAITIERE DE VICHY recalls SOCIETE LAITIERE DE VICHY brand GAPERON DU TOINE cheese (300g; Lot 009; Use by 15/03/2023) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): LDC recalls Le Gaulois brand Emincés de cuisse de poulet rôti / Sliced roast chicken thighs (Lot 024; Sold from 08/01/2023 to 03/02/2023 inclusive) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Allergy Alert (Israel): PLG Enterprises Ltd. recalls Kerem brand Peeled Macadamia Nuts (200g; Expiration dates 03.02.24 & 03.04.24) due to undeclared walnuts.


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Recalls and Alerts: February 2-3, 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

Allergy Alert: FSIS issues Public Health Alert for ready-to-eat (RTE) meat snack products containing Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulated chocolate wafers due to undeclared peanut in the wafers. Please refer to the FSIS notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Delight Foods USA LLC recalls Seafood delight FRESH FROZEN CATFISH STEAK IF (908g (2 lb; Imported from India) because India is ineligible to export Siluriformes products to the United States.

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Canada

Allergy Alert: Nutrifresh West Ltd. recalls Nutrifresh brand Falooda Drink with Almond Flavour (290 ml; All batch and date codes where milk is not declared on the label; UPC 8 859032 700790) due to undeclared milk. The recalled product has been sold in British Columbia, Alberta, and Saskatchewan.

Allergy Alert: Apetito HFS Limited recalls Apetito HFS brand and Heart to Home Meals brand meatball products due to undeclared egg, milk and wheat (gluten). Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall / Allergy Alert: La Fraîcheur Tropicale (Montréal, QC) recalls Chicktay de hareng / Herring chicktay and Marinade d’épices / Spice marinade (500g; Sold up to 1 February 2023) due to lack of storage temperature labeling on the menu and undeclared soy and sesame.

Food Safety Recall: Groupe Phoenicia Inc. recalls Cedar Phoenicia brand Pindjur Vegetable Spread (500 ml; Lot code L 21231 EU; Best before 2024 AU 19; UPC 0 62356 50221 8) due to foreign matter contamination (pieces of glass). The recalled product was sold in Alberta, British Columbia, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Ontario, and Quebec.

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Europe

Allergy Alert (France): MONOPRIX recalls MONOPRIX brand Galettes de blé noir / Buckwheat pancakes (4/pack; Lot 016; Use by 05/02/2023) due to undeclared gluten (wheat), milk and egg.

Allergy Alert (France): LA COMPAGNIE DU RIZ recalls Autour du Riz brand Sucre en poudre complet issu de fleurs de coco / Whole powdered sugar from coconut blossoms, organic and free trade (500g & 12 kg; Lot FT0821BM2; Best before 28/08/2023 & 20/04/2025) due to undeclared sulphites.

Allergy Alert (France): NUTRITION ET SANTE recalls Soy brand Falafels vegan bio / Organic vegan falafels (15 pieces; Use by 28/03/23) due to undeclared wheat and soy.

Allergy Alert (France): ECOIDEES recalls BIOSAGESSE brand SUCRE DE COCO / Coconut sugar (bulk and 200g bag; Lot AG1221; Use by 01/10/2025, 01/01/2026 & 01/11/2025) due to undeclared sulphites.

Allergy Alert (Germany): Hai Yen Supermarket GmbH & Co. KG recalls MUT DUA CAM – Mischung von 5 kandierten Früchten bzw. Gemüse / Mixture of 5 candied fruits or vegetables (Best before 20.09.2023) due to undeclared sulphur dioxide.

Allergy Alert (Netherlands): Dirk and DekaMarkt recall Mom’s finest petit panini (4-pack; Best before 12-04-2023) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (Netherlands): Udea, Ekoplaza and Odin recall Machandel mayonnaise (Best before 23-03-2024 and 28-01-2024) due to undeclared egg, wheat (gluten) and mustard.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): AFSCA orders recall of Mira brand crème de sésame – EXTRA Tahine / Tahini Sesame paste (18 kg; Lot 003; Expiry date 16/12/2023) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): LDC SABLE recalls Grignottes de poulet à l’indienne / Indian style chicken nuggets (250g; Lot 27; Use by 18/02/2023) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): GAEC SERVAIN DE VOS  recalls Les Vaches de Fadainville brand Tomme de Fadainville cheese (Date codes from 22-12-2022 to 24-01-2023) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): PASO recalls PASO brand Mini Préfou saison (210g; Lot 130330018; Use by 28/02/2023) due to foreign matter contamination (hard plastic).

Food Safety Recall (France): CARREFOUR FRANCE recalls Carrefour brand GRIGNOTTES DE POULET ROTIES SAVEUR CHORIZO / Roasted chorizo-flavor chicken nuggets (250g; Lots 026 & 027; Use by 17/02/2023 & 18/02/2023, respectively) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): LDC SABLE recalls Le Gaulois brand Emincés de cuisse de poulet rôti / Sliced roasted chicken thighs (180g; Lot 24; Use by 15/02/2023) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): LA LIANE CHARCUTERIE DU TERROIR LE VIGNEAU DE LICQUES  recalls Le vigneau de Licques brand Pâté à la louche / Liver pâté (328g, 656g, 2.7 kg; Lots 1017, 2017, 3017) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SOCIETE LAITIERE DE VICHY recalls SOCIETE LAITIERE DE VICHY brand MINI COMTESSE LAIT CRU / Raw milk cheese (150g; Lot 010; Use by 01/03/2023) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SOCIETE LAITIERE DE VICHY recalls GAPERON DE VACHE cheese (350g; Lot 010) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): JEAN HERVE recalls JEAN HERVE brand Sésame noir Bio / Organic black sesame seeds (various package sizes, lot codes and Best before dates) due to foreign matter contamination (metal wire and pieces). Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Sahara Pioneer Ltd. recalls NINA International Egusi Ground – Ground Melon Seeds (227g; Best before 01/01/2024) due to Salmonella and aflatoxin contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): GARTENFRISCH Jung GmbH recalls Snack Time Salatcup Käse & Schinken / Cheese and ham salad cup (300g; Use by dates up to and including 08.02.2023) and Snack Time Salat-Menü Quinoa-Salat mit Ziegenfrischkäse / Quinoa salad with goat cream cheese (350g; Use by dates up to and including 08.02.2023) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Ireland): Western Brand recalls various raw chicken products due to possible Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): L’Administration luxembourgeoise vétérinaire et alimentaire recalls NINA International Egusi Ground – Ground Melon Seeds (227g; Best before 01/01/2024) due to Salmonella and aflatoxin contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): L’Administration luxembourgeoise vétérinaire et alimentaire recalls MONS brand GAPERON Cheese (350g; Lot 010; Use by 23/02/2023) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safrety Recall (Netherlands): Albert Heijn B.V. recalls AH Tiger whole wheat whole and half oven fresh bread (Pack dates up to and including 2/2/2023) due to foreign matter contamination (pieces of plastic).

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Food Safety Recall (Israel): Shefa Gal Marketing Meat Ltd. recalls Hamburger (1 kg; Expiration date 01.29.2023) due to Salmonella contamination.

Australia and New Zealand

Food Safety Recall (New Zealand): Source and Supply Co Limited recalls Hobson’s brand Sandwich Ham (1 kg; Batch 1SA4; Date code 3/03/2023) due to possible Listeria contamination.


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