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Product Recalls

February 25, 2021

Fsis Issues Public Health Alert For Beef Meatball Products Due To Misbranding And Undeclared Allergen

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert because Whole Foods Market, Inc., sold an undetermined amount of beef meatballs with marinara sauce that were misbranded and were produced with an undeclared allergen. The products contain parmesan cheese made from milk, which is a known allergen, and is not declared on the product label. FSIS is issuing this public health alert out of the utmost of caution to ensure that consumers with allergic reactions to milk are aware that these products should not be consumed. A recall was not requested because it is believed that the affected products are no longer available to be directly purchased by retail consumers.

The beef meatballs with marinara sauce products subject to the public health alert are:

  • 24-oz. clear plastic containers of “Whole Foods Market Beef Meatballs with Marinara” with a PLU code of 39496 and sell-by dates through 2/27/21.

This product was sold in retail locations in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin.

The problem was discovered when the firm notified FDA of a customer report of an adverse reaction due to consumption of the product. Anyone concerned about an illness should contact a health care provider.

FSIS is concerned that some product may be in consumers’ refrigerators or freezers. Consumers with food allergies who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.

Consumers and members of the media with questions about the public health alert can contact Nathan Cimbala, Global Public Relations, Whole Foods Market, Inc., at nathan.cimbala@wholefoods.com.

January 16, 2021

Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Amy's brand Golden Lentil Dal Soup recalled due to undeclared egg protein

Ottawa, January 16, 2021 - Amy's Kitchen Inc. is recalling Amy's brand Golden Lentil Dal Soup from the marketplace because it may contain egg protein, which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg should not consume the recalled products described below.

Brand

Product

Size

UPC

Codes

Amy's

Golden Lentil Dal Soup

398 mL

0 42272 90593 5

Best Before 06/2023

Lot: 30F1520

What you should do
Check to see if you have the recalled product in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

If you have an allergy to egg, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

January 16, 2021

Potential Foreign Object Recall Lake Champlain Chocolates Issues Voluntary Recall on Selected Milk Chocolate Products

Lake Champlain Chocolates (LCC) is issuing a public alert and a voluntary recall on select LCC milk chocolate products from a determined best-by date range for potential foreign objects. LCC is issuing this recall after a consumer reported finding brittle plastic pieces in a finished product. After initial investigations and out of an abundance of caution, LCC is voluntarily recalling all potentially affected product currently on the market from July 2020 through January 2021. To date, no consumers have reported adverse health effects due to this contamination.

Affected products include:

These products can be found within a variety of other gift packages, boxes and baskets. Please refer to the document at the end of this release for a detailed list of all affected products and associated Best By Dates.

These products were distributed through retailers and distributors across all fifty states and in the company’s three Vermont retail stores.

The FDA has been informed of this voluntary recall and will post this notice on their website.

LCC is asking customers to discontinue use and immediately dispose of any products listed above. Customers can find the Best By Date near the UPC code on the package. For any additional questions or concerns please email info@lakechamplainchocolates.com.

Lake Champlain Chocolates is committed to quality products and consumer safety and is taking aggressive corrective action to prevent the need for any future recalls of its products. It emphasizes that no other LCC products or batch codes were affected.

Lake Champlain Chocolates apologizes for any inconvenience to its consumers and customers.

List of Items and Best By Dates Affected:

Stock Code

Item Description

UPC

LOT#

Best by

1V301-015001-1

GALENTINE SELECTION 15PC BOX 9oz

76993385787

20343

3/8/2021

20356

3/21/2021

21004

4/4/2021

21011

4/11/2021

1V315-000001-1

BASKET BE MINE Net Wt. 2lbs

76993305237

21004

4/4/2021

1X301-015001-1

HOLIDAY SELECTION 15PC BOX 9oz

76993304604

20303

1/27/2021

20309

2/2/2021

20316

2/9/2021

20330

2/23/2021

20342

3/7/2021

20351

3/16/2021

20356

3/21/2021

1X301-030001-1

HOLIDAY SELECTION 30PC BOX 1.1 lbs

76993304605

20301

1/25/2021

20311

2/4/2021

20329

2/22/2021

20335

2/28/2021

20345

3/10/2021

1X302-016001-1

HOLIDAY CHOCOLATES OF VERMONT 16PC BOX 7.6oz

76993385319

20269

2/22/2021

20280

2/3/2021

20288

2/11/2021

20295

2/18/2021

20308

3/3/2021

20311

3/6/2021

20323

3/18/2021

20325

3/20/2021

20349

4/13/2021

20352

4/16/2021

20357

4/21/2021

1X315-000002-1

BASKET OF CHEER 2.4lbs

76993305235

20289

1/13/2021

20307

1/31/2021

20321

2/14/2021

20338

3/3/2021

1X315-000003-1

TIS THE SEASON GIFT BASKET 1.5lbs

76993385408

20289

3/14/2021

20307

4/1/2021

20322

4/16/2021

20339

5/3/2021

1Y301-030002-1

SELECTION ASST 30PC BOX1.1lbs

76993304603

20301

1/25/2021

20311

2/4/2021

20328

2/21/2021

20342

3/7/2021

1Y301-015001-1

SELECTION ASST 15PC BOX 9oz

76993304602

20303

1/27/2021

20316

2/9/2021

20321

2/14/2021

20329

2/22/2021

20345

3/10/2021

21011

4/11/2021

1Y302-000000-1

CHOCOLATES OF VERMONT ASST BULK 2.5lbs

76993305399

20267

2/20/2021

20280

2/3/2021

20287

2/10/2021

20303

2/23/2021

20321

3/16/2021

20339

4/3/2021

20351

4/15/2021

20365

4/29/2021

21012

5/12/2021

1Y302-004001-1

CHOCOLATES OF VERMONT 4PC SAMPLER 1.9oz

76993302007

20259

1/12/2021

20268

1/21/2021

20289

2/12/2021

20304

2/24/2021

20315

3/10/2021

20323

3/18/2021

20356

4/20/2021

21008

5/8/2021

1Y302-008001-1

CHOCOLATES OF VERMONT ASST 8PC BOX 3.8oz

76993302010

20260

2/13/2021

20269

2/22/2021

20294

2/17/2021

20310

3/5/2021

20325

3/20/2021

20339

4/3/2021

20357

4/21/2021

21012

5/12/2021

1Y302-012001-1

CHOCOLATES OF VERMONT ASST 12PC BAG 5.7oz

76993385322

20260

2/13/2021

20269

2/22/2021

20295

2/18/2021

20309

3/4/2021

20323

3/18/2021

20345

4/9/2021

20365

4/29/2021

21012

5/12/2021

1Y302-024002-1

CHOCOLATES OF VERMONT ASST 24PC BOX 11.4oz

76993385454

20273

2/26/2021

20295

2/18/2021

20314

3/9/2021

20324

3/19/2021

20349

4/13/2021

21006

5/6/2021

1F302-016001-1

CHOCOLATES OF VERMONT FALL 16PC BOX 7.6OZ

76993385374

20308

3/3/2021

20293

2/16/2021

20269

1/23/2021

1Y302-085004-1

CHOCOLATES OF VERMONT GREEN MOUNTAIN MK BK 2.5lbs

76993302005

20273

3/28/2021

20308

5/2/2021

20329

5/23/2021

20357

6/20/2021

1Y304-006002-1

FIVE STAR BAR 6 PACK ASST*FT 11.4oz

76993385688

20231

2/14/2021

20274

3/29/2021

20286

4/10/2021

20309

5/3/2021

20315

5/9/2021

20324

5/18/2021

20343

6/6/2021

20349

6/12/2021

20352

6/15/2021

20353

6/16/2021

20356

6/19/2021

20363

6/26/2021

21006

7/5/2021

1Y310-000017-1

ALMOND BARK MK BK

76993303050

20310

1/15/2021

1Y315-000001-1

THE CHOCOLATE TOWER 2.2lbs

76993305230

20296

1/20/2021

20303

1/27/2021

20335

2/28/2021

20350

3/15/2021

20358

3/23/2021

20363

3/28/2021

21011

4/11/2021

1Y315-000002-1

DARK CHOCOLATE GIFT BASKET 2.6lbs

76993305231

20308

3/3/2021

20317

3/12/2021

20329

4/3/2021

20349

4/13/2021

20353

4/15/2021

1Y315-000005-1

SIGNATURE GIFT BASKET 2.8lbs

76993305232

20296

1/20/2021

20300

1/24/2021

20304

1/28/2021

20317

2/10/2021

20321

2/14/2021

20342

3/7/2021

20351

3/16/2021

20363

3/28/2021

1Y315-000006-1

VT COUNTRY GIFT BASKET 1.2lbs

76993305233

20261

2/14/2021

20268

1/22/2021

20281

2/4/2021

20293

2/16/2021

20301

2/21/2021

20309

3/4/2021

20329

4/3/2021

20344

4/8/2021

1Y304-024002-1

FIVE STAR BAR FRUIT&NUT DK*FT 1.9oz

76993300502

20217

1/31/2021

20254

3/9/2021

20273

3/28/2021

20290

4/14/2021

20289

4/13/2021

20314

5/8/2021

20335

5/29/2021

20353

6/16/2021

21008

7/7/2021

21011

7/10/2021

1Y304-024004-1

FIVE STAR HAZELNUT BAR MK*FT 1.8oz

76993300504

20204

1/18/2021

20209

1/23/2021

20212

1/26/2021

20213

1/27/2021

20225

2/8/2021

20231

2/14/2021

20227

2/10/2021

20238

2/21/2021

20241

2/24/2021

20245

2/28/2021

20254

3/9/2021

20266

3/21/2021

20267

3/22/2021

20275

3/30/2021

20286

4/10/2021

20294

4/18/2021

20288

4/12/2021

20290

4/14/2021

20303

4/27/2021

20308

5/2/2021

20311

5/5/2021

20307

5/1/2021

20317

5/11/2021

20321

5/15/2021

20328

5/22/2021

20335

5/29/2021

20329

5/23/2021

20336

5/30/2021

20344

6/7/2021

20346

6/9/2021

20353

6/16/2021

20357

6/20/2021

20358

6/21/2021

20365

6/28/2021

21006

7/5/2021

21008

7/7/2021

1Y304-024005-1

FIVE STAR BAR GRANOLA DK*FT 1.9oz

76993385318

20209

1/23/2021

20240

2/23/2021

20275

3/30/2021

20308

5/2/2021

20335

5/29/2021

21006

7/5/2021

1Y304-024008-1

FIVE STAR ALMOND DK*FT 1.85oz

76993385800

20204

1/18/2021

20217

1/31/2021

20241

2/24/2021

20276

3/31/2021

20309

5/3/2021

20336

5/30/2021

21005

7/4/2021

1Y504-012105-1

ALMOND SEA SALT BAR 43%MK ORG 3oz

76993385498

20284

7/7/2021

1Y515-000001-1

MILK CHOCOLATE BAR LIBRARY ORG 1.1lbs

76993385757

20321

3/24/2021

20323

4/2/2021

20342

5/8/2021

1Y515-000004-1

CLASSIC BAR LIBRARY ORG 1.1lbs

76993385760

20349

5/8/2021

December 3, 2020

Amended - Flowers Foods Issues Voluntary Recall Of Two Canyon Bakehouse Products Due To Possible Presence Of Gluten

Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE: FLO) has amended its December 2, 2020 voluntary recall press release on two Canyon Bakehouse products to reflect the correct UPC code for the Canyon Bakehouse Everything Bagels and provide additional information.

The company is recalling certain Canyon Bakehouse Mountain White Bread and Canyon Bakehouse Everything Bagels due to the potential presence of gluten. Consumption of this product by people with a wheat allergy, celiac disease, or gluten or wheat sensitivity may cause adverse health effects or serious allergic reactions.

The products being recalled were distributed to retail customers in Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, and Wyoming.

The recall was initiated after finished product testing revealed the possible presence of gluten.

No related illnesses or incidents have been reported to date. Following is information about the products involved in the recall. People should not consume products if both the UPC and Lot Number are noted on the package. The Lot Number is printed on the plastic closure that seals the bag.

Product

UPC

Lot Number

Canyon Bakehouse Mountain White Bread

8-53584-00200-3

032220323

Canyon Bakehouse Everything Bagels

8-53584-00221-8

032220316

Consumers should discard affected product or return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may call Flowers' Consumer Relations Center at 1-866-245-8921. The center is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST. Consumers also may contact the center via e-mail by visiting www.flowersfoods.com/contact/consumers.

November 23, 2020

Allergy Alert Issued for Undeclared Shrimp in Mislabeled Popcorn Chicken from 26 Whole Foods Market Stores

Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling packaged popcorn chicken with sweet chili sauce across 26 stores in Northern California and Reno, Nevada. The product is being recalled because it may contain undeclared shellfish (shrimp) that was not listed on the product label due to mislabeling. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to shellfish run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The affected products were sold at the below Whole Foods Market locations. The product was sold in plastic containers in the prepared foods department and was labeled as “Popcorn Chicken Shaker with Sweet Chili” with sell by dates through Nov. 27, 2020. The product can be identified by the PLU number 81789 on the scale label near the UPC. All affected product has been removed from store shelves. The issue was identified as a result of a customer complaint and one illness has been reported to date.

The product was sold at the following Whole Foods Market stores:

  • 777 The Alameda, San Jose, CA 95126
  • 731 East Blithedale Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941
  • 1146 Blossom Hill Road, San Jose, CA 95118
  • 1710 41st Ave, Capitola, CA 95010
  • 2001 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94114
  • 390 Coddingtown Mall, Santa Rosa, CA 95401
  • 270 Palladio Pkwy, Folsom, CA 95630
  • 1765 California St, San Francisco, CA 94109
  • 230 Bay Place, Oakland, CA 94612
  • 800 Del Monte Center, Monterey, CA 93940
  • 1150 Ocean Ave, San Francisco, CA 94112
  • 774 Emerson St, Palo Alto, CA 94301
  • 621 E Washington St, Petaluma, CA 94952
  • 1001 Galleria Blvd, Roseville, CA 95678
  • 1010 Park Pl, San Mateo, CA 94403
  • 340 3rd St, San Rafael, CA 94901
  • 100 Sunset Dr, San Ramon, CA 94583
  • 2732 Augustine Dr Ste 1600, Santa Clara, CA 95054
  • 911 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
  • 1181 Yulupa Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95405
  • 201 W Napa St, Sonoma, CA 95476
  • 3600 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
  • 20955 Stevens Creek Blvd, Cupertino, CA 95014
  • 150 E McKinley Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086
  • 1333 E. Newell Ave, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • 6139 S Virginia St, Reno, NV 89502

Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday through Sunday.

October 28, 2020

Homestead Creamery issues voluntary glass bottled product recall

Homestead Creamery of Wirtz, VA is voluntarily recalling glass bottled products because of a suspected issue with the bottle sanitizing process. Glass bottled product in question may have a strong sanitizer odor which may affect the taste and quality of the product. There is no known health risk associated with the issue at this time.

Affected products include:

Product

UPC

Best Buy Date

A2A2 2% half gallon

875252000289

Nov 8

Creamline Whole Milk half gallon

875252000074

Nov 4, Nov 8, Nov 9

Homogenized Whole Milk half gallon

875252000173

Nov 4, Nov 8, Nov 9

Homogenized Whole Milk quart

875252000159

Nov 5, Nov 8, Nov 9

2% Milk half gallon

875252000272

Nov 4, Nov 8, Nov 9

2% Milk quart

875252000258

Nov 4, Nov 8, Nov 9

Non-Fat Creamline Milk half gallon

875252000371

Nov 4, Nov 8, Nov 9

Non-Fat Creamline Milk quart

875252000357

Nov 8, Nov 9

Chocolate Milk half gallon

875252000470

Nov 4, Nov 8, Nov 9

Chocolate Milk quart

875252000456

Nov 4, Nov 5, Nov 9

Orange Cream Milk quart

875252000623

Nov 8

Cowpuccino Milk quart

875252000760

Nov 8

Heavy Cream quart

875252000890

Nov 4, Nov 8, Nov 9

Half and Half quart

875252000869

Nov 8, Nov 9

Buttermilk quart

875252000821

Nov 29

Lemonade half gallon

875252002658

Dec 19, Dec 20

Eggnog quart returnable bottle

875252000982

Nov 15

Old Fashioned Custard quart returnable bottle

875252000920

Nov 15

Eggnog half gallon returnable bottle

875252000999

Nov 15

Eggnog quart nonreturnable bottle

875252001002

Nov 15

Old Fashioned Custard quart nonreturnable bottle

875252000951

Nov 15

October 28, 2020

Allergy Alert Issued for Undeclared Egg in Prepared Macaroni & Cheese Sold at Whole Foods Market Stores in Five States

Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling select prepared Macaroni & Cheese products from stores across five states because they contain undeclared egg. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to egg run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The affected products were sold at Whole Foods Market stores in Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Washington, D.C. The product was sold in plastic containers and in family-style meal kits with Whole Foods Market scale labels in the prepared foods department, available both hot and refrigerated. The product was also available from the chef’s case counter and from Whole Foods Market online and catering menus. The affected products can be identified by the following information.

All affected product has been removed from store shelves. No allergic reactions have been reported to date.

Product

Product Code (begins with)

Best by date through

Macaroni & Cheese, chef’s case

286501

10/28/2020

Macaroni & Cheese, packaged

263608

10/27/2020

Macaroni & Cheese, online and catering

114449

109866

10/23/2020

Rotisserie Chicken Meals with Mac & Cheese and Broccoli, packaged

261596

261580

261590

261601

261608

261616

10/26/2020

Fried Chicken Meal with Mac & Cheese, packaged

247257

10/25/2020

Fried Chicken Meal with Mac & Cheese, packaged on hot bar

237444

10/24/2020

Chicken Rustico Romano Chef Plate with Mac & Cheese and Broccoli, packaged

241442

10/28/2020

Chicken Breast Chef Plate with Mac & Cheese and Broccoli, packaged

299430

10/28/2020

BBQ Turkey Meatballs Chef Plate with Mac & Cheese and Green Beans, packaged

241464

10/28/2020

Roasted Turkey Chef Plate with Mac & Cheese and Broccoli, packaged

242019

10/28/2020

Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday through Sunday.

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October 9, 2020

B&G Foods Issues Voluntary Allergy Alert for a Limited Number of Boxes of Back to Nature Organic Rosemary & Olive Oil Stoneground Wheat Crackers Containing Peanut Butter Cookies

PARSIPPANY, N.J.- (BUSINESS WIRE)- B&G Foods announced today it is voluntarily recalling a very limited number of boxes of a single date code of 6-oz. Back to Nature Organic Rosemary & Olive Oil Stoneground Wheat Crackers, with a “best by” date of APR 25 2021, after learning that a very limited number of the cracker boxes were inadvertently filled with foil-wrapped pouches of peanut butter cookies, which contain peanut, an allergen undeclared on the label. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanut run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the cookies contained in the recalled boxes.

There is no health risk associated with this product for individuals without an allergy to peanut.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201009005605/en/

This recall affects only a very limited number of boxes of the following product, which may have been distributed in retail stores nationwide:

Description

Consumer UPC #

Size

Best By Date

Back to Nature

Organic Rosemary &

Olive Oil Stoneground

Wheat Crackers

8-19898-01015-8

6 oz.

APR 25 2021

(The “best by” date is located on

the top of the box.)

This recall does not apply to any other “best by” dates, sizes or varieties of Back to Nature products.

No allergic reactions related to this matter have been reported to date. This recall was initiated in cooperation with the FDA and the third-party co-packer that produced the product.

B&G Foods discovered this issue when it received consumer complaints that the foil bags within two boxes of Back to Nature Organic Rosemary & Olive Oil Stoneground Wheat Crackers contained peanut butter cookies.

The foil bags do correctly indicate whether the product contains rosemary & olive oil crackers or peanut butter cookies.

A third-party co-packer inadvertently used a small number of Back to Nature Organic Rosemary & Olive Oil Stoneground Wheat Crackers product boxes in connection with a production run of peanut butter cookies. Back to Nature Organic Rosemary & Olive Oil Stoneground Wheat Crackers were not produced on that date. As such, B&G Foods believes this recall impacts only a handful of boxes of Back to Nature Organic Rosemary & Olive Oil Stoneground Wheat Crackers. However, out of an abundance of caution, B&G Foods is issuing this recall for boxes with this particular “best by” date that have been shipped to its customers.

Product with this particular “best by” date may have been shipped and distributed by B&G Foods to its customers’ warehouses located in Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Maine, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin.

Consumers who have purchased the recalled product can return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers seeking a refund or additional information may also contact B&G Foods by calling 855.346.2225 Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Eastern time or submitting a contact at https://backtonaturefoods.com/contact-us.

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August 26, 2020

B&G Foods Issues Voluntary Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in a Limited Number of Boxes of Back to Nature Organic Rosemary & Olive Oil Stoneground Wheat Crackers

B&G Foods announced today it is voluntarily recalling 1,502 cases of a single date code of 6 oz. Back to Nature Organic Rosemary & Olive Oil Stoneground Wheat Crackers, with a “best by” date of APR 07 2021, after learning that the product may contain undeclared milk ingredients. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the product contained in the recalled boxes. There is no health risk associated with this product for individuals without an allergy to milk.

This recall does not apply to any other “best by” dates, sizes or varieties of Back to Nature products.

No allergic reactions related to this matter have been reported to date. This recall was initiated in cooperation with the FDA and the third party co-packer that produced the product.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here

Description

Consumer UPC #

Size

Best By Date

Back to Nature Organic

Rosemary & Olive Oil

Stoneground Wheat

Crackers

8-19898-01015-8

6 oz.

APR 07 2021

(The “best by” date is located on

the top of the box.)

B&G Foods discovered this issue when it received a consumer complaint that the foil bag within a single box of Back to Nature Organic Rosemary & Olive Oil Stoneground Wheat Crackers contained cheese crackers. B&G Foods initiated the recall based on the results of its investigation after locating a second box in its warehouse with the same “best by” date that was inadvertently filled with a foil bag of cheese crackers, potentially exposing consumers to undeclared milk. The foil bags do correctly indicate whether the crackers are rosemary & olive oil crackers or cheese crackers and the outer box provides an allergen advisory statement indicating that the product is “Made on the same equipment that processes milk.” However, out of an abundance of caution, B&G Foods is recalling all 1,502 cases with this particular “best by” date that have been shipped to its customers. Product with this particular “best by” date was shipped and distributed by B&G Foods to its customers’ warehouses located in Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia, Iowa, Maryland, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Tennessee, Washington and Wisconsin.

Consumers who have purchased the recalled products can return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers seeking a refund or additional information may also contact B&G Foods by calling 855.346.2225 Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Eastern time or submitting a contact at https://backtonaturefoods.com/contact-us.

August 20, 2020

Allergy Alert for Undeclared Soy (Soy Milk) in Vegan Vanilla Cake Issued by Whole Foods Market Stores in Seven States

Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling Vegan Vanilla Cake from 21 stores across Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and one store in Tallahassee, Florida, due to an undeclared soy (soy milk) allergen. People who have a food allergy or severe sensitivity to soy run the risk of serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

The affected product was sold as whole, 6-inch cakes in both the cake case and self-serve areas of the Bakery Department. The product was packaged in plastic dome containers with Whole Foods Market scale labels, a PLU code of 41070 and product sell-by date through August 24, 2020. All affected product has been removed from store shelves.

No allergic reactions have been reported to date. The recall was initiated when a Team Member conducting a labeling audit identified the missing ingredient.

Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday through Sunday.

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July 24, 2020

Allergy Alert for Undeclared Tree Nut (Almond) In Chantilly Key Lime Tartlets Issued By Whole Foods Market Stores In Five States

Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling Chantilly Key Lime Tartlets from stores in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island due to an undeclared tree nut (almond) allergen. People who have a food allergy or severe sensitivity to almonds run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The affected products were sold in the bakery department of select Whole Foods Market stores in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. The product was individually packaged in plastic clamshell containers with Whole Foods Market scale labels, a PLU code of 268564, and product sell-by date through July 26, 2020. All affected product has been removed from store shelves.

No allergic reactions have been reported to date. The recall was initiated during a routine internal audit when it was discovered that almond flour was missing from the product label.

Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday through Sunday.

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July 24, 2020

Allergy Alert for Undeclared Egg In Kouign-Amann Pastries Issued By Select Whole Foods Market Stores In Seven States

Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling Kouign-amann pastries in 35 stores across Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, Texas and Utah due to undeclared eggs. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to eggs run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The pastries were distributed in the bakery department of select Whole Foods Market stores in Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, Texas and Utah. They were available in plastic clamshell 4-packs with Whole Foods Market scale labels, a PLU code of 267394 and a sell through date of July 27, 2020. All affected product has been removed from store shelves.

No allergic reaction has been reported to date. The recall was initiated when a store team member noticed the discrepancy on the label.

Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday through Sunday.

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July 17, 2020

Allergy Alert Issued by Winter Gardens Quality Foods, Inc. for Undeclared Egg in Spinach Artichoke Dip

Winter Gardens Quality Foods, Inc., is voluntary recalling one of its products: Whole Foods Market Spinach Artichoke Dip carrying the lot code 248 and Use By: 07/26/20, because of an undeclared allergen (Egg).

Consumers who have a food allergy or have severe sensitivity to Egg should not consume the product as it could result in a serious life-threatening allergic reaction. The lot code can be found printed on the lid.

The affected product was sold at Whole Foods Market stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, New Jersey and Washington DC on or after July 14, 2020. The product was located in refrigerated aisles in a 12 oz plastic tub and the incorrectly labeled items will have the following UPC code: 074204804467 and the labels below:

No illnesses have been reported to date.

The recall was initiated following an internal review of records identified the incorrect label.

Winter Gardens is cooperating fully with regulatory authorities to successfully return all suspected product and has taken substantial actions to prevent any recurrences.

Consumers with questions about the recall can contact us Monday through Friday from 8am – 4pm at the following contact:
David Mulligan,
Winter Gardens Quality Manager a
717-624-6032

June 29, 2020

Allergy Alert for Undeclared Tree Nut in Red Velvet Cheesecake Slices Issued by Whole Foods Market Stores in California, Idaho, and Nevada

Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling Red Velvet Cheesecake Slices from 36 stores in California, Boise, Idaho, and Reno, Nevada, due to an undeclared tree nut (walnut) allergen. The recall was initiated when a store began individually packaging the product and discovered the manufacturer had mislabeled the product as Red Velvet Layered Cheesecake when it contained Carrot Cake Layered Cheesecake instead. People who have a food allergy or severe sensitivity to walnuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The affected products were sold in the bakery department of select Whole Foods Market stores in California, Boise, Idaho, and Reno, Nevada. The product was sold by the slice in plastic clamshell containers with Whole Foods Market scale labels, a PLU code of 78620, and product sell-by dates through July 1, 2020. All affected product has been removed from store shelves. No allergic reactions have been reported to date.

Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday through Sunday.

April 16, 2020

Allergy Alert Issued for Undeclared Cashews in Queso Sauce Sold at a Single Whole Foods Market Store in Phoenix, Arizona

The Whole Foods Market store located at 7111 E Mayo Blvd. Phoenix, AZ 85054 is voluntarily recalling Queso Sauce because it may contain cashews (a tree nut). People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to tree nuts run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

The product was available as a fresh-pack item in the prepared foods department with a sell-by date of April 14, 2020 and can be identified by the PLU code printed on the product scale labels beginning with 74135. The product labeled was sold in clear plastic deli-style containers of various weights. All affected products have been removed from store shelves. The issue was discovered after a customer reported a reaction. One reaction has been reported to date.

Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into the store for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday through Sunday.

March 3, 2020

Allergy Alert Issued for Undeclared Milk in Green Chile Chicken Tamales Sold at Whole Foods Market Stores in Multiple States

Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling select Green Chile Chicken Tamales from stores across 24 states because they contain undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The affected products were sold at Whole Foods Market stores in Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Wisconsin. The tamales were sold in plastic containers and in family-style meal kits with Whole Foods Market scale labels. They were also available on the self-serve hot bar and from the chef’s case. The affected products can be identified by the following information. No allergic reactions have been reported to date.

Product, Product Code (begins with), Best by date through:

  • Green Chile Chicken Tamale Family Meal, 224401, 3/7/2020
  • Green Chile Chicken Tamale, Chef’s Case, 237593, 272405, 3/7/2020
  • Green Chile Chicken Tamale, Packaged, 237597, 272429, 277626, 3/7/2020
  • Green Chile Chicken Tamale, Frozen, 272435, 3/31/2020
  • Green Chile Chicken Tamale, Hot Bar, NA, 3/1/2020

Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday through Sunday.

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February 15, 2020

CJ Foods Voluntarily Recalls Annie Chun’s Japanese-Style Teriyaki Noodle Bowls Due to Undeclared Peanuts

CJ Foods, Inc., a division of CJ America, Inc., of La Palma, CA, is voluntarily recalling Annie Chun’s Japanese-Style Teriyaki Noodle Bowls because it may contain undeclared peanuts. Use of this product may cause serious allergic reaction or illness in people who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts.

The noodle bowls were distributed across the United States and reached consumers through retail stores and online order.

ANNIE CHUN’S JAPANESE-STYLE TERIYAKI NOODLE BOWL, 7.8 OZ, UPC CODE 7-65667-10387-6, LOT NUMBER 12/25/2020 in opaque white plastic bowl with paper sleeves

“At CJ Foods, the quality and safety of our products is our number one priority,” said Mike Smith, a spokesperson for CJ Foods. “We are working closely with the FDA on this voluntary recall to ensure the urgent notification of our retail customers and consumers. There have been no reports of illness or injury to date, but we are acting out of an abundance of caution to notify consumers and recall any of the affected product in the marketplace.”

The voluntary recall was initiated because the company discovered some bowls that were packaged in outer sleeves indicating Teriyaki Noodle Bowls contain Pad Thai noodle, which contains peanuts that are not listed on the ingredient list or allergen information.

The company has reached out to customers to cease and destroy the products that were not distributed yet and to track and destroy products already in commerce.

Consumers who have purchased an affected product should discard it and contact the company or the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers seeking additional information can call 1-800-459-3445 from Monday – Friday, 8 am – 5 pm CT.

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February 10, 2020

Blendtopia Products, LLC Voluntarily Recalls Frozen Smoothie Products (listeria)

Blendtopia Products, LLC is voluntarily recalling 29,078 cases of 7 ounce frozen Blendtopia brand Superfood Smoothie Kits because of potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.

Listeria monocytogenes is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria monocytogenes infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

The smoothie blends affected include: Blendtopia brand “Glow”, “Detox”, “Energy”, “Immunity” and “Strength” Superfood Smoothie Kits. The impacted product is labeled as “Best By July 2021, Best By Oct 2021, and Best By Nov 2021”. Product was distributed nationwide and is sold at select retailers and through online sales.

The company discovered the issue through its quality control processes. The issue is believed to be isolated to a supplied ingredient. The products are being voluntarily recalled as a precaution, with the health and safety of consumers as top priority and in full cooperation with the FDA. There have been no reports of sickness or illness to date associated with any consumption of products related to this recall.

“Food safety is our highest priority, and we’re committed to assuring consumers can have full confidence in our products,” said Tiffany Taylor, founder of Blendtopia.

No other products made by Blendtopia Products, LLC are affected by the recall.

Consumers who have affected products should not consume them and discard them immediately or return them to the place of purchase.

Consumers with questions should contact the company at: 1-844-260-8181 Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm MT or email at support@blendtopia.com

February 5, 2020

Allergy Alert Issued for Undeclared Milk in Bundt Cake and Chocolate Dipped Cookies Sold at 44 Whole Foods Market Stores in the Mid-Atlantic Region

Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling select bundt cakes and chocolate dipped cookies from stores in Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Virginia and Washington D.C. because they contain undeclared milk.

People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The affected products were sold at Whole Foods Market stores in Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Virginia and Washington D.C. The bundt cakes and cookies were available in the bakery department and sold in clear plastic packaging with Whole Foods Market scale labels. The cookies were also available on self-serve cookie displays and sold by the pound. The affected products can be identified by the following information.

All affected product has been removed from store shelves. No allergic reactions have been reported to date.

  • Product Code (begins with): 221287, Product: Chocolate Fudge Mini Bundt Cake, Best By Dates Through: Feb 08 2020
  • Product Code (begins with): 245162 ,Product: Marble Bundt Cake, Best By Dates Through: Feb 08 2020
  • Product Code (begins with): 233579, Product: Dark Chocolate Dipped Almond Horn Cookie, Best By Dates Through: Feb 17 2020
  • Product Code (begins with): 248454, Product: Chocolate Dipped Coconut Macaroon Cookie, Best By Dates Through: Feb 08 2020

Customers who purchased these products at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday through Sunday.

December 28, 2019

Veggie Noodle Co. Recalls Cece’s Noodles (listeria)

Veggie Noodle Co., LLC is voluntarily recalling its Cece’s® Veggie Co. brand Fresh Veggie Ramen with Chicken Broth (11.5 oz, UPC 5228700653), all expiration dates, sold at retail stores nationally, because the separately packaged egg (branded Peckish) that is included in the product has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. No other Cece’s brand products are subject to this recall. Veggie Noodle is issuing this voluntary recall out of an abundance of caution, due to a recall by a provider of the eggs, Almark Foods, used in the product.

Listeria monocytogenes is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

Veggie Noodle has received no reports of illness associated with the recalled Fresh Veggie Ramen with Chicken Broth product. No other Veggie Noodle/Cece’s products are affected by the recall, and may be consumed.

An illness outbreak appears to be associated with eggs supplied by Almark Foods that were ingredients in foods produced by other companies.

Veggie Noodle contacted all affected customers to confirm that the recalled product has been removed from store shelves.

Consumers who have purchased any recalled product are urged not to consume it, but to discard or return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with further questions may call Veggie Noodle at (512) 200-3337 (Monday to Friday, 9 AM to 5 PM Central) or by email at info@cecesveggieco.com.

Veggie Noodle is cooperating fully with FDA to facilitate an efficient and complete recall of the affected product. A photo of the label is attached.

December 20, 2019

Allergy Alert Issued Due to Undeclared Milk or Coconut in 365 Everyday Value Dark Chocolate Sandwich Cremes

Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling 365 Everyday Value Dark Chocolate Peppermint Sandwich Cremes and 365 Everyday Value Dark Chocolate Caramel Sea Salt Sandwich Cremes because the products may contain undeclared milk or tree nuts (coconut). People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk or coconut run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the product.

The affected products were sold at Whole Foods Market stores nationwide. The Dark Chocolate Peppermint Sandwich Cremes may contain milk that was not declared on the package label; the product can be identified by the UPC 9948247605 and best by dates through May 1, 2020. The Dark Chocolate Caramel Sea Salt Sandwich Cremes may contain milk or coconut that were not declared on the package label; the product can be identified by the UPC 9948247606 and best by dates through May 9, 2020. All affected product has been removed from store shelves. Two reactions have been reported to date.

Customers who purchased these products at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. CST Saturday through Sunday.

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November 22, 2019

Whole Foods Market Recalls its Raspberry Cheesecake Italian Gelato (undeclared egg)

Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling one lot code of Whole Foods Market Raspberry Cheesecake Italian Gelato because these product units contain egg that is not listed on the product label. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to egg run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the product. The affected product was sold at Whole Foods Market stores nationwide. The product was packaged in 1-pint plastic containers with the UPC 9948248024 and a best by date of 6/11/2021. The issue was discovered after the grocer determined that some Butter Cookies and Sweet Cream Italian Gelato were mistakenly packed by its supplier in containers labeled for Raspberry Cheesecake Italian Gelato. All affected product has been removed from store shelves. No reactions have been reported to date.

Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. CST Saturday through Sunday.

Company Contact Information Consumers: Whole Foods Market 1-844-936-8255

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November 6, 2019

Mann Packing Recall of Vegetable Products Affects Whole Foods Market Stores; Grocer Issues Voluntary Recall of Multiple Products

AUSTIN, Texas (Nov. 6, 2019) – In response to Mann Packing Co., Inc’s recall of vegetable products, Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling multiple products from its stores in the United States. Mann Packing issued the recall because the vegetables may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. No illnesses have been reported to date.

Listeria monocytogenes is a bacterium which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, pregnant women and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages, stillbirths and fetal infection among pregnant women.

View the list of items that have been affected by state.

The recall only affects products that are listed above; these products were available on salad and hot bars, chefs’ cases or packaged in plastic containers. The affected products were sold between Oct. 10, 2019 and Nov. 4, 2019.

Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday through Sunday.

October 10, 2019

Allergy Alert for Undeclared Milk & Egg In White Parkerhouse Rolls Issued by Four Whole Foods Market Stores in Midwest

Four Whole Foods Market stores in the Midwest region are voluntarily recalling White Parkerhouse Rolls because they may contain undeclared milk and egg. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to these allergens run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The rolls, available in a 12-count with PLU 49557, were sold between 9/23/2019 – 10/8/2019 at the following Whole Foods Market stores:

  • Whole Foods Market Ann Arbor, 3135 Washtenaw Ave., Ann Arbor, Mich. 48104
  • Whole Foods Market Lakeview, 5118 S. Lake Park Ave., Chicago, Ill. 60615
  • Whole Foods Market Hyde Park, 3201 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, Ill. 60657
  • Whole Foods Market Milwaukee, 2305 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee, Wis. 53221

All affected product has been removed from store shelves, and no allergic reactions have been reported to date.

Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday through Sunday.

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October 3, 2019

In Association with ADM Milling Co, King Arthur Flour, Inc. Expands Recall of Unbleached All-Purpose Flour (5 Lb & 25 Lb)

In association with ADM Milling Company, King Arthur Flour, Inc., announced today a voluntary national recall of specific lots of its Unbleached All-Purpose Flour (5 lb. & 25 lb.)

We are taking this voluntary precautionary step because of the potential presence of E. coli 026 which was discovered through sampling. King Arthur Flour has not received any confirmed reports of illnesses related to this product.

This flour was milled at an ADM Milling facility in Buffalo, NY, and was distributed by King Arthur Flour through retailers and distributors nationwide, and sold through our website, catalogue, and store in Norwich, VT.

The only product affected by this voluntary recall is our Unbleached All-Purpose Flour (5 lb. & 25 lb.) from the Best Used by Dates and Lot Codes listed below.

King Arthur Flour Unbleached All-Purpose Flour 5 lb. UPC: 071012010509

Best Used By and Lot Code information can be found on the bottom of the ingredient side panel of the 5 lb. Bag. Best Used By date and Lot Code, along with their location on the bag, must all match in order to represent flour affected by this recall.

  • Best Used By: 12/04/19 Lot Code: L18A04A
  • Best Used By: 12/05/19 Lot Code: L18A05A, L18A05B, L18A05C
  • Best Used By: 12/09/19 Lot Code: L18A09B
  • Best Used By: 12/10/19 Lot Code: L18A10A
  • Best Used By: 12/13/19 Lot Code: L18A13B, L18A13C
  • Best Used By: 12/20/19 Lot Code: L18A20A, L18A20B, L18A20C
  • Best Used By: 12/21/19 Lot Code: L18A21A
  • Best Used By: 12/27/19 Lot Code: L18A27A, L18A27B, L18A27C
  • Best Used By: 12/28/19 Lot Code: L18A28A
  • Best Used By: 01/02/20 Lot Code: A19A02B, A19A02C
  • Best Used By: 01/03/20 Lot Code: A19A03A, A19A03B, A19A03C
  • Best Used By: 01/05/20 Lot Code: A19A05A, A19A05B
  • Best Used By: 01/07/20 Lot Code: A19A07B, A19A07C
  • Best Used By: 01/08/20 Lot Code: A19A08B
  • Best Used By: 01/09/20 Lot Code: A19A09B
  • Best Used By: 01/10/20 Lot Code: A19A10B
  • Best Used By: 01/12/20 Lot Code: A19A12A
  • Best Used By: 01/14/20 Lot Code: A19A14A, A19A14B, A19A14C
  • Best Used By: 01/15/20 Lot Code: A19A15A, A19A15B

King Arthur Flour Unbleached All-Purpose Flour 25 lb. UPC: 071012012503 Costco only

This is an expansion of a recall announced June 13, 2019. The Lot Codes listed above join the previously voluntarily recalled Lot Codes on June 13

Consumers who have any of these affected products should throw them away and may submit a claim for a refund or replacement at https://www.kingarthurflour.com/voluntaryrecall or by calling our King Arthur Flour Consumer Hotline at 866-797-9178.

Consumer safety is our top priority. Consumers are reminded to wash their hands, work surfaces, and utensils thoroughly after contact with raw dough products or flour, and to never eat raw dough or batter. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) warns consumers to not consume raw products made with flour. E. coli O26 is killed by heat through baking, frying, sautéing, or boiling products made with flour.

For more information, refer to the following:https://www.cdc.gov/features/no-raw-dough/index.html.

Symptoms of E. coli O26 illness include acute, often bloody diarrheal illness and abdominal cramps. Most people recover within a week. However, children, the elderly, and immunosuppressed individuals may develop hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS), a severe illness which may cause the kidneys to fail.

Bakers have trusted King Arthur Flour products in their kitchens for over 225 years and because of that trust we have issued this voluntary recall. We remain committed to providing our consumers safe and superior products.

September 30, 2019

Dorset Cheese Voluntarily Recalled by North Atlantic and Northeast Whole Foods Market Stores Due to Possible Health Risk

In response to a recall from Consider Bardwell Farm, Whole Foods Market stores in the Northeast and North Atlantic regions are voluntarily recalling Dorset cheese because of a potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes.

Listeria monocytogenesis an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, pregnant women and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages, stillbirths and fetal infection among pregnant women.

The affected product was sold at Whole Foods Market stores in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York and Rhode Island. The affected product was cut and wrapped in plastic with a Whole Foods Market scale label, identifiable by PLU code 97776 with sell-by dates through 10/30/2019.

No illnesses have been reported to date.

Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday through Sunday.

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September 13, 2019

Urban Remedy Recalls 76 Salads And Wraps That Contain Spinach (e.coli )

Urban Remedy, a California-based producer and retailer of ultra-fresh, organic meals, is voluntarily recalling 76 salads and wraps that contain spinach that may be contaminated with E. coli. Seventy-six salads and wraps are still unaccounted for. No juices or any other products are being recalled.

“In an abundance of caution, we are voluntarily recalling a limited number of our products that contain potentially contaminated spinach,” said Paul Coletta, the company’s CEO. “We’re taking preventative action to keep our customers safe, although no illness has been reported to date.”

E. coli normally lives in the intestines of healthy people and animals. Most varieties of E. coli are harmless. Some strains can cause health problems

Spinach from a supplier tested positive for a small amount of Escherichia coli (E. coli) bacteria. Coletta said Urban Remedy will no longer buy spinach from the supplier.

“All of the potentially affected products have a use-by date of September 15,” said Coletta. “If you purchased any of these products, please don’t eat them – throw them out, or return them to the store for a full refund.”

List of affected products:

  • Item Name: Black Rice Umeboshi Bowl, UPC Item Code: 813377 022595, Use-By Date: 9/15/2019, Product Size: 12 oz , Quantity: 30
  • Item Name: The Benedict Brunch Bowl, UPC Item Code: 813377 022854, Use-By Date: 9/15/2019, Product Size: 9.7 oz, Quantity: 21
  • Item Name: Samosa Cauli Wrap, UPC Item Code: 813377 023097, Use-By Date: 9/15/2019, Product Size: 6.7 oz, Quantity: 14
  • Item Name: Green Tea Leaf Salad, UPC Item Code: 813377 023158, Use-By Date: 9/15/2019, Product Size: 6.7 oz, Quantity: 11

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September 6, 2019

ConAgra Brands Recalls Udi's Classic Hamburger Buns (foreign matter - plastic)

CHICAGO, Sept. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Conagra Brands is voluntarily recalling a limited quantity (approx. 2,200 cases) of Udi's Classic Hamburger Buns due to the potential presence of small pieces of white plastic. The company discovered the issue which occurred when a dough scraper was inadvertently incorporated into the production process for a small amount of the product.

The product covered by this recall was distributed for retail sale in the U.S. The specific product information is listed below. No other Udi's or Conagra Brands products are impacted by this recall.

  • Item Description: UDI BUN CLSC BRGR 8/10.4Z, Case UPC: 10-6-98997-80913-2, Item UPC: 00-6-98997-80913-5, Bag Closure: 191971U

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The recalled product is sold in clear plastic bags and the UPC is located on the back of the bag in the lower right corner. The bag closure code can be found on the hard plastic closure for the bag. Consumers who have purchased this product are advised not to consume it and to either throw it away or return it to the store where originally purchased. There have been no reports of injuries due to consumption of this product to date.

Conagra Brands has informed the FDA of this recall and is working with customers to ensure the impacted product is removed from store shelves and is no longer distributed. Consumers with questions should call our Conagra Brands Consumer Care team at 1-800-881-3989, open 9 a.m. through 5 p.m. CT, Monday through Friday.

For more information, please contact:

MEDIA: Kristine Mulford
312-549-5522 kristine.mulford@conagra.com

August 22, 2019

Whole Foods Market Stores Recalls “Decorated Red Apple Cookies” [sold in the Southern Pacific region] (undeclared egg)

“Decorated Red Apple Cookies” are being voluntarily recalled by Southern Pacific Whole Foods Market stores because they may contain undeclared egg.

People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to these allergens run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The cookies were sold by the pound and available through 8/20/2019 at Whole Foods Market stores in the Southern Pacific region, specifically in Arizona, Southern California, Hawaii and southern Nevada.

The “Decorated Red Apple Cookie” was identified as a “Sugared Apple Cookie.” One allergic reaction has been reported to date; the recall was initiated after a customer notified the store.

All affected product has been removed from store shelves.

Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund.

Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday through Sunday.

Company Contact Information Consumers:1-844-936-8255
Media:Olivia Petersen
olivia.petersen@wholefoods.com