Recalls and Alerts: November 15-16, 2022

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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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Chapter 6. Birth of a Pathogen

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United States

OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION: FDA is investigating a new food-related outbreak of 264 confirmed Salmonella Typhimurium infections. No specific food source has yet been identified.

Food Safety Recall: Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc. recalls approximately 93,697 pounds of raw ground beef products due to possible foreign matter contamination (reflective mirror-like material). Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Europe

OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION UPDATE (Denmark): The Statens Serum Institut reports that the outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes linked to fish cakes has increased to nine confirmed cases.

Allergy Alert (Finland): Meeat Food Tech Oy recalls MUU Jauhismuru (200g; Use by 18.11, 23.11, 24.11, and 30.11.2022) due to undeclared soy.

Allergy Alert (Spain): Cerealto Siro Foods SL recalls Hacendado Galletas Relieve / Digestive cookies (645g; Batch code L012256 031000P; Best before 06/2023) due to undeclared hazelnuts.

Food Safety Recall (Austria): SPAR recalls SPAR Natur*pur Bio-Hefewürfel / Organic yeast cubes (42g; Best before 14.11.2022 & 20.11.2022) due to foreign matter contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): EUROP-LABO recalls BIOREAL brand Levure Fraîche en Cube Bio / Organic fresh yeast cube (42g; Lot 4331; Best before 20/11/2022) due to foreign matter contamination (small metal pieces).

Food Safety Recall (France): BIOCOOP recalls BIOREAL brand LEVURE FRAÎCHE CUBE BIO / Organic fresh yeast cube (42g; Lot 4331; Use by 20/11/2022) due to foreign matter contamination (small metal pieces).

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Jeka Fish A/S recalls Fischfrikadelle, angeboten in der Frische-Theke / Fish cakes offered at the fresh food counter (Expiry dates 12.01.2024 to 10.04.2024) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Van Sillevoldt Rijst B.V. recalls Taste of Asia – Basmati Reis / Basmati rice (1 kg; Expiry dates 11.01.2023 – 14.01.2023) due to aflatoxin contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): AZ. AVICOLA OVOTRI Srl recalls Shell eggs – medium (Lots 141122A, 181122A, 251122A; Best before 14/11/2022, 18/11/2022, 25/11/2022, respectively) due to Salmonella Enteritidis contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): AURORA S.R.L recalls COPAV shell eggs (Lots 22420650AVI, 22420655AVI, 22430669AVI, 22440674AVI, 22420634AVI, 22420648AVI; Best before 14/11/2022, 16/11/2022, 17/11/2022, 23/11/2022, 27/11/2022) due to Salmonella Enteritidis contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): Uova Pazzaglia di Battaglia Luca recalls UOVA PAZZAGLIA brand UOVA FRESCHE CATEGORIA A – GRANDI L / Grade A large fresh eggs (6-pack; Lots 431001 & 441001; Best before 22/11/2022 & 28/11/2022) due to Salmonella Enteritidis contamination.

Food Recall (UK): Coca-Cola recalls Coca-Cola Zero Sugar multipacks with Christmas cardboard (Multipack of 24 x 330 ml cans; Batch codes 301WA1, 302WA1, 303WA1, 304WA1, 305WA5, 306WA5, 307WA5 and 308WA5; Best before 31 October 2023 and 30 November 2023) because some packs have been wrongly boxed and may contain Coca-Cola Original taste. This makes the product a potential risk to consumers who need to manage their sugar intake.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Food Safety Recall (Israel): Eitan Nissim Ltd recalls Chopped Liver Salad (1 kg & 2 kg; Expiry date 11/18/22) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Israel): Textbot Ltd recalls Cooked Smoked Shoulder Roast Beef (Expiry date 08.12.22) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Australia and New Zealand

Food Safety Recall (Australia): Food Standards Australia New Zealand oversees recall of multiple brands of poppy seeds ​due to the potential presence of thebaine, a toxic chemical found in unsafe poppy seeds. Please refer to the recall notice for a list of affected products. Cases of illness among people who have consumed poppy seeds have been reported in Western Australia, New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, South Australia and the A​ustralian Capital Territo​ry.

Food Safety Recall (Australia): Eumarrah Pty Ltd recalls Eumarrah Poppy Seeds (250g; 7.10.2023 & 14.10.2023) due to the potential presence of thebaine.

Food Safety Recall (Australia): FRESHCO FOODS VICTORIA recalls Uttam KHUS KHUS POPPY (BLUE) (blue ​poppy seeds) (100g; Batch code PO-024316; Best before 22/07/24) due to the potential presence of thebaine.

Food Safety Recall (Australia): Hoyts Food Manufacturing Pty Ltd recalls Hoyts Poppy Seeds (100g & 240g; Batch codes 28622, 29322, 29822 & 29922) due to the potential presence of thebaine.

Food Safety Recall (Australia): Gaganis Bros Imported Food Wholesalers Pty Ltd recalls Gaganis Poppy Seeds (500g & 1 kg; All Best Before dates from 1 September 2023 up to and including 8 November 2023, July 2024 & October 2024) due to the potential presence of thebaine.

Food Safety Recall (Australia): East West Foods Wholesale Pty Ltd recalls Poppy Seeds (1 kg; Best before 22/07/24) due to the potential presence of thebaine.

Food Safety Recall (Australia): Basfoods International Pty Ltd recalls Royal Fields Poppy Seeds (250g, 500g and 5 kg; Best before 25/6/2024) due to the potential presence of thebaine.

Recalls and Alerts: November 10-11, 2022

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Chapter 6. Birth of a Pathogen

United States

OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION: CDC reports an outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes infections linked to deli meat and cheese sold at deli counters. The federal agency has received confirmed reports of 16 illnesses from 6 states. One person has died and 13 required hospitalization. The specific source of the infections has not yet been determined.

Food Safety Recall: Menu19 LLC recalls Mantu menu19 frozen beef dumpling products (1.5-lb. cartons; Produced in produced in November 2020 through October 23, 2022; UPC 86000524010) because they were produced without benefit of federal inspection.

Canada

PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT: The Québec Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food urges the public to discard any meat products purchased at la ferme Deaubel, located at126, route Dostie, Saint-Romain, QC, because the products were prepared and packed under conditions that render them potentially unsafe to consume

Allergy Alert: Épicerie Mi-Jo (Drummondville, QC) recalls multiple products due to undeclared milk, mustard, nuts, soy, and sulphites. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Riverin du Lac (Hébertville-Station, QC) recalls Lait au chocolat / Chocolate milk (1 L; Lot 3071026) and Beurre / Butter (Variable weight; Lot 3071006) because they were produced under conditions that represent a possible food safety hazard.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Holland & Barrett recalls Holland & Barrett brand Ultra Soja Lecithine (100 capsules / 1200 mg; All batches) and Holland & Barrett brand Mega Soya Lecithine (100 capsules / 1325 mg; All batches) due to undeclared peanuts.

Allergy Alert (Iceland): Icelandic Food Company ehf recalls Fiskverzlun Hafliða brand Fiskur í mangó karrýsósu / Fish in mango curry sauce (All best before dates) due to undeclared celery, eggs, gluten and mustard.

Allergy Alert (UK): Hotel Chocolat recalls Hotel Chocolat Caramel Milk Batons (120g; Lots 22286 & 22287; Best before July 2023) due to undeclared peanuts.

Food Safety Recall (Austria): Alnatura recalls Alnatura Hefewürfel / Yeast cubes (Best before 20.11.2022) due to foreign matter contamination (metal shavings).

Food Safety Recall (Austria): Carl Wilhelm Clasen GmbH recalls Alesto Pistachios Roasted (70g; Lot  30031/220622001; Best before 25.03.2023) and Alesto Pistachios Roasted & Salted (70g; Lot 30030/220623001; 23.03.2023) due to elevated level of ochratoxin A.

Food Safety Recall (Austria): dm drogerie markt GmbH recalls Freche Freunde Bio Haselnussmus Dattel, Banane & Kakao / Hazelnut spread with dates, banana and cocoa (180g; Lot L 41934; Best before 27.06.2024) due to foreign matter contamination (glass splinters).

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Van Sillevoldt Rijst recalls Golden Sun brand Basmati rice XXL (4.5 kg; Best before dates from 15/12/2022 to 21/12/2022, inclusive) due to possible ochratoxin A contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): Insula Hvide Sande A/S recalls Glyngøre Færdigstegte Fiskefrikadeller / Ready-to-eat fish meatballs (390g; All use-by dates up to 14.12.2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Finland): Lidl recalls Sødergården esipaistettu kalapihvi turskasta / Pre-cooked cod fishcakes (340g; Use by 15/09/2022, 22/09/2022 and 23/11/2022) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Lidl recalls Golden Sun brand Riz Basmati / rice (1 kg; Best before 11/01/2023, 12/01/2023 & 13/01/2023) due to possible aflatoxin contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): COTE DES LEGENDES E.LECLERC recalls Feuilleté au Brie / Brie puff pastry (380g; Use by dates between 17/10/2022 and 02/11/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): PRODUITS DE LA CIGOGNE recalls PRODUITS DE LA CIGOGNE brand Choucroute d’Alsace garnie 2 personnes / Sauerkraut garnish for two (Lot M443 & M0443; Use by 26/11/2022) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Agrano GmbH & Co. KG recalls BIOREAL Bio-Würfelhefe Riegeler Bio-Hefe / Yeast cubes (42g; Lot 4331; Best before 20.11.2022) due to possible foreign matter contamination (metal filings).

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Basak Tüketim ve Gida GmbH recalls Zencefil brand Ingwer gemahlen / Ground ginger (100g; Lot L4349 M; Best before 06.2023) due to Bacillus cereus contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): AVIMARCHE recalls COPAV shell eggs (Lots 22420650AVI, 22420655AVI, 22430669AVI, 22440674AVI, 22420634AVI, 22420648AVI; Use by 14/11/2022, 16/11/2022, 17/11/2022, 23/11/2022 & 27/11/2022) due to Salmonella Enteritidis contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): F.IIi Veroni fu Angelo S.p.a. recalls Veroni brand Mortadella supergigante a tranci con e senza pistacchio distribuita da Tosano / Supergiant mortadella with or without pistachio, distributed by Tosano (~350g; All lots; All use by dates up to 27/12/2022) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): F.IIi Veroni fu Angelo S.p.a. recalls Veroni brand Mortadella supergigante a tranci con e senza pistacchio distribuita da COOP / Supergiant mortadella with or without pistachio, distributed by COOP (~350g; All lots; All use by dates up to 27/12/2022) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Lidl recalls Golden Sun brand Basmati rice XXL (4.5 kg; Best before dates from 15/12/2022 to 21/12/2022, inclusive) due to possible ochratoxin A contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): FTRECAL recalls MAUBERT brand Brie (Lot 3441309; Sold between 06/10/2022 and 08/11/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Netherlands): PLUS supermarkten recalls PLUS brand lekkerste appeltaart / Tastiest apple pie (Use by 12-11-2022) due to foreign matter contamination (hard plastic pieces).

Food Safety Recall (Romania): Jeka Fish recalls Sødergaarden Chifteluțe de cod, în stil scandinav / Scandinavian style cod fishcakes (340g; Use by 15.09.2022 and 25.11.2022) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Allergy Alert (Hong Kong): A.S Watson Retail (HK) Limited recalls Holland & Barrett brand Mega Soya Lecithin 1325 mg (All batches; Product of UK) due to undeclared peanuts.

Australia and New Zealand

Allergy Alert (Australia): The Protein Bread Company recalls Vegan Egg Replacer (180g; Best before 06Oct23), Protein Muffin Mix (340g; Best before 10Oct23 and 25Aug23) and Protein Pancake Mix (300g; Best before 20Oct23 and 06Nov23 and 26Nov23​​) due to undeclared soy.

Recalls and Alerts: October 13-14, 2022

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United States

Public Health Alert: USDA/FSIS issues consumer alert for FRANK’S BUTCHER SHOP GROUND BEEF (1-lb. plastic vacuum-packed packages; Packed on dates 10-07-2022 and 10-09-2022) due to possible E. coli O103 contamination. The products are no longer available for purchase, but consumers may still have the product stored in their freezer.

Infant Formula Safety Recall: Abbott recalls Ready-to-Feed liquid products for infants and children, including the brands Similac® Pro-Total ComfortTM, Similac® 360 Total Care®, Similac 360 Total Care Sensitive, Similac® Special Care® 24, Similac Stage 1, Similac® NeoSure®, Similac Water (Sterilized) and Pedialyte Electrolyte Solution (2 fl oz/59 ml bottles; multiple lot codes) because a small percentage of bottles (less than 1%) in the recalled lots have bottle caps that may not have sealed completely, which could result in spoilage. The recalled products were manufactured in Columbus, Ohio and were distributed primarily to hospitals and to some doctors’ offices, distributors and retailers in the U.S., including Puerto Rico; one lot of products was sent to Barbados, Bermuda, Colombia, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, St. Croix and St. Thomas; and two lots were sent to Canada, Curacao, Panama, and Trinidad and Tobago. Please refer to the Abbott recall website for additional information about the affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Nestlé USA recalls NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® STUFFED Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough with Fudge Filling products (8 oz; produced between June and September 2022) due to potential foreign matter contamination (white plastic pieces). The recalled products were distributed in the continental United States and Puerto Rico.

Canada

Infant Formula Safety Recall: Abbott recalls Ready-to-Feed liquid products for infants and children, including the brands Similac® Pro-Total ComfortTM, Similac® 360 Total Care®, Similac 360 Total Care Sensitive, Similac® Special Care® 24, Similac Stage 1, Similac® NeoSure®, Similac Water (Sterilized) and Pedialyte Electrolyte Solution (2 fl oz/59 ml bottles; multiple lot codes) because a small percentage of bottles (less than 1%) in the recalled lots have bottle caps that may not have sealed completely, which could result in spoilage. The recalled products were manufactured in Columbus, Ohio and were distributed primarily to hospitals and to some doctors’ offices, distributors and retailers in the U.S., including Puerto Rico; one lot of products was sent to Barbados, Bermuda, Colombia, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, St. Croix and St. Thomas; and two lots were sent to Canada, Curacao, Panama, and Trinidad and Tobago. Please refer to the Abbott recall website for additional information about the affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Abbott recalls Abbott brand Similac Sterilized Water (48 x 59 ml; Lot 39398N200; Expiry 01-OCT-2023) due to spoilage. The recalled product was sold nationally.

Food Safety Recall: Aristo Cuisine recalls multiple Circle K / Couche Tard brand sandwiches (Best before 22-OC-12, 22-OC-13 & 22-OC-14) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products, which were sold in Quebec and may have been distributed in other provinces and territories.

Europe

OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION UPDATE (Sweden): The Swedish Food Agency and the Public Health Agency are continuing to investigate an outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium that has now sickened 54 people from 20 different regions in the country since September 17, 2022. The source of this outbreak has not yet been identified, but is suspected to be a food with wide distribution in Sweden.

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Albert Heijn recalls AH Koolhydraat verlaagd bollen volkoren / Low-carb whole wheat buns (4 x 60g; Best before 14/10/2022) due to undeclared sesame.

Allergy Alert (Denmark): Candynavia A/S recalls Slikposer – SSC Børnepose / Candy bags – SSC Children’s bag (Best before 31.07.2023) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (Ireland): FSAI alerts consumers to presence of undeclared sesame seeds in Heera Rewdi (Sugar & Sesame Sweet) (300g; Batch 2G1201221; Best before May 2024)

Allergy Alert (Netherlands): Albert Heijn recalls AH Koolhydraat verlaagd bollen volkoren / Low-carb whole wheat buns (4 x 60g; Best before 14/10/2022) due to undeclared sesame.

Allergy Alert (Spain): PepsiCo España recalls Lay’s Horno al punto de Sal / Lay’s Oven Baked crisps, salted (150g; Batches BV 51501 256, BV 51504 256 and BV 51501 257; Best before 02/04/2023; Product of Belgium) due to undeclared milk, soy and wheat.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Borges Agricultural & Industrial Nuts S.A. recalls Sol&Mar brand Almendras fritas con miel y sal – AMANDES frites au miel et au sel / Fried almonds with honey and salt (150g; Lots 1114186, 1114543 & 1114673; Use by 05/04/2023, 19/05/2023 & 01/06/2023, respectively) due to possible foreign matter contamination (metal particles).

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Delhaize recalls Delhaize brand amandes décortiquées Bio / Organic shelled almonds (250g; Best before 17/02/2023) due to excessive hydrocyanic acid.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): REMA Distribution A/S recalls several batches of kidney beans in brine, kidney beans in chilli sauce, and white beans in tomato sauce, as small perforations in the cans may lead to microbial contamination, resulting in fermentation. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Finland): Lidl Suomi recalls Sol & Mar paahdetut ja hunajalla ja suolalla kuorrutetut mantelit / Sol & Mar almonds roasted and glazed with honey and salt (150g; Best before 2.5.2023 and 3.5.2023) due to possible foreign matter contamination (metal).

Food Safety Recall (France): ETABLISSEMENTS MASSARDIER SALAISONS MASSARDIER recalls Salaisons Massardier brand tête roulée pistachée / Rolled pork with pistachios (Various package formats; Lots 22620004, 2262005, 22620024, 22620023; Use by 19/10/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): ROLAND MONTERRAT recalls various varieties of Pâtés en croûte / Pàtés in pastry crust (Sold by the slice; Use by dates between 29/10/2022 and 12/11/2022) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): AUCHAN RETAIL SERVICES recalls AUCHAN PATE EN CROUTE RICHELIEU / Pàté in pastry crust (2 slices (190g); Lots 227201, 227301, 227701 & 227801; Use by 03/11/2022, 04/11/2022, 08/11/2022 & 09/11/2022, respectively) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): ROUFFIAC DISTRIBUTION LECLERC recalls Jambon d’AUCH AC SUPERIEUR cuit / Superior cooked ham (Sold by the slice from 09/09/2022 to 23/09/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): LE FROMAGER DES HALLES recalls LA PERELLE brand Petit Pont l’eveque cheese (240g; Lot 120922LI8; Use by 26/11/2022) due to E. coli contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): MARIUS BERNARD recalls Les pêcheurs des Calanques brand Aïoli BIO / Organic Aïoli (90g; Lot 1209F1189; Best before 12/09/2024) due to suspected microbial growth.

Food Safety Recall (France): ETABLISSEMENTS FASSIER SA recalls FASSIER brand JAMBONNEAU SUPERIEUR CUIT AU BOUILLON / Superior ham cooked in broth (Lot 2490503000092; Use by 11/10/2022) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SCAMARK E.LECLERC recalls COTE TABLE brand SPAGHETTI BOLOGNAISE (415g can; Lot LU097; Best before 30/04/2026) due to possible can perforations that could result in microbial contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): AUCHAN RETAIL SERVICES recalls AUCHAN brand PERSIL FLOCONS / Parsley flakes (10g; Lot LF2243CA; Best before 31/10/2024) due to possible foreign matter contamination (glass particles).

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Borges Agricultural & Industrial Nuts, S.A. recalls Sol&Mar Frittierte Mandelhälften mit Zucker, Honig und Salz / Fried almonds with sugar, honey and salt (150g; Lot 1114724; Best before 20.06.2023) due to possible foreign matter contamination (metal).

Food Safety Recall (Italy): Gelmini Carlo SRL recalls Pascoli Italiani brand Gorgonzola Dolce DOP / Sweet gorgonzola cheese (300g; Lot 21846252; Best before 08.11.2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): Alicos SRL recalls Alicos brand Pesto al finocchietto selvatico / Wild fennel pesto (190g; Lot 15ST22; Use by 15 September 2024) due to risk of Clostridium botulinum contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): SUPERMERCATI IPERAL S.p.A recalls PORCHETTA D’ARICCIA IGP / Pork roast (90g; Lots V232134, V232703, V233395, V234224, V234230, V235970 & V236047; Use by 30/10/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Delhaize recalls Delhaize brand amandes décortiquées Bio / Organic shelled almonds (250g; Best before 17/02/2023) due to excessive hydrocyanic acid.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Salaisons MEYER recalls Meyer brand Pâté au poivre / Pepper pâté (250g; Lot 80-20220913-25; All Use by dates from 15/10/2022 to 22/10/2022) and Meyer brand Pâté au poivre en bloc / Pepper pâté block (Variable weights; Lot 80-20220913-22; All Use by dates from 15/10/2022 to 22/10/2022) due to foreign matter contamination (pieces of rigid black plastic).

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): AUCHAN recalls AUCHAN PATE EN CROUTE RICHELIEU / Pàté in pastry crust (2 slices (190g); Lots 227201, 227301, 227701 & 227801; Use by 03/11/2022, 04/11/2022, 08/11/2022 & 09/11/2022, respectively) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Food safety authority recalls Boni brand Purée de pommes de terre surgelée / Frozen potato purée (1 kg; Lot BL221757; Best before 23/06/2024) and Boni brand Purée de pommes de terre aux épinards surgelée / Potato and spinach purée, frozen (1 kg; Lot L222107; Best before 28/07/2024) due to foreign matter contamination (glass).

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Borges Agricultural & Industrial Nuts, S.A. recalls Sol & Mar brand Amandes au sucre, miel et sel / Almonds with sugar, honey and salt (150g; Lots 1114186, 1114543 & 1114673; Best before 05/04/2023, 19/05/2023 & 01/06/2023, respectively) due to possible foreign matter contamination (metal).

Food Safety Recall (Netherlands): Layenberger Nutrition Group GmbH recalls multiple varieties of Layenberger Fit+Feelgood Slim Shakes (396g; multiple lot codes and expiration dates) due to possible foreign matter contamination (metal particles).

Food Safety Recall (Netherlands): Hoogvliet recalls Casa del Sud ravioli Bolognese (400g can; Expiration date 30-09-2026) due to possible damaged containers that may develop microbial spoilage.

Food Safety Recall (Netherlands): Lidl recalls Kania erwtensoep / Pea soup (800ml; Expiration date 09-2025) due to possible foreign matter contamination (stones).

Food Safety Recall (Netherlands): Jumbo recalls Ferrero Kinder Schokobons / Chocolate candies (300g; Best before 05-10-2022) due to possible Salmonella contamination. This product was recalled by Ferrero in April; however some of the product was shipped by Jumbo to a limited number of stores in error.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Allergy Alert (Israel): Stone Mill Industries Ltd recalls multiple snack products due to undeclared milk. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Singapore): Importers recall Fresh shell eggs (Farm code CEJ027; All batches; Product of Malaysia) due to Salmonella Enteritidis contamination. The farm is also suspended and will not be allowed to export their eggs to Singapore until the contamination problem has been rectified.

Australia and New Zealand

Food Safety Recall (Australia): Murray River Smokehouse recalls Murray River Smokehouse salami mild (180g; Best before 25FEB2023) and ​Murray River Smokehouse salami pepper (180g; Best before 06MAR2023) due to Salmonella contamination.

Latin America and the Caribbean

Infant Formula Safety Recall: Abbott recalls Ready-to-Feed liquid products for infants and children, including the brands Similac® Pro-Total ComfortTM, Similac® 360 Total Care®, Similac 360 Total Care Sensitive, Similac® Special Care® 24, Similac Stage 1, Similac® NeoSure®, Similac Water (Sterilized) and Pedialyte Electrolyte Solution (2 fl oz/59 ml bottles; multiple lot codes) because a small percentage of bottles (less than 1%) in the recalled lots have bottle caps that may not have sealed completely, which could result in spoilage. The recalled products were manufactured in Columbus, Ohio and were distributed primarily to hospitals and to some doctors’ offices, distributors and retailers in the U.S., including Puerto Rico; one lot of products was sent to Barbados, Bermuda, Colombia, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, St. Croix and St. Thomas; and two lots were sent to Canada, Curacao, Panama, and Trinidad and Tobago. Please refer to the Abbott recall website for additional information about the affected products.