Colorado Firm Recalls Various Meat Products Due To Soy Lecithin

February 3, 2014

WASHINGTON, February 1, 2014 – House of Smoke, Inc., a Fort Lupton, Colo. establishment, is recalling approximately 144,000 pounds of meat and poultry products (including bratwurst / brotwurst, fully cooked sausage-type products, and raw fresh products) because of an undeclared allergen and misbranding, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today.  The products were processed with a releasing agent containing soy lecithin, a k… read more


Gano Excel USA Inc. Announces Recall of C’Real Spirulina

January 30, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - January 28, 2014 - Gano Excel USA, Inc. of Irwindale, CA is recalling all C’Real Spirulina. C’Real Spirulina is being recalled because of the undeclared food allergens, wheat and soy. People who have allergy or severe sensitivity to wheat and/or soy run the risk of life threatening allergic reaction, anaphylaxis, that requires immediate medical care if they consume the product. Gano Excel immediately segregated its entire C’Real Spirulina inventory and… read more


Pringles® Issues Allergy Alert and Voluntary Recall of One Hour’s Worth of Production of Original Cr

January 30, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - January 27, 2014 - Pringles® is recalling a small quantity of 5.68‐ounce cans of its Original crisps. The crisps are being recalled because they may have been inadvertently exposed to seasoning containing milk, which is not listed as an ingredient on the label. Approximately 75 cans may have been impacted. However, the company is recalling one hour’s worth of production as a precaution. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the ris… read more


PMI Nutrition, LLC Recalls Red Flannel® Cat Food Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination

January 28, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - January 25, 2014 - PMI Nutrition, LLC (PMI), Arden Hills, Minn., has initiated a voluntary recall of its 20 lb. bags of Red Flannel® Cat Formula cat food for possible Salmonella contamination. There have been no reports of illness related to this product to date. This recall is being issued out of an abundance of caution after routine testing by the FDA Detroit District Office identified possible Salmonella contamination. Salmonella can affect animals eating the pro… read more


UPDATED: Allergy Alert - Undeclared Milk in Five Kinnikinnick Foods Products

January 27, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Edmonton, Alberta - January 23, 2014 – Kinnikinnick Foods of 10940 120 Street, Edmonton, AB is expanding previous recalls of January 10 & 15th. Kinnikinnick has determined that an ingredient used in the production of these products contained MILK allergens that were not listed by the manufacturer of that ingredient and may be present in these finished products. MILK is not declared on the packaging of these 5 Kinnikinnick products. Routine testing by Kinnikinn… read more


Kraft Velveeta Cheesy Skillets recalled over soy

January 21, 2014

Some Kraft Velveeta Cheesy Skillets Singles Ultimate Cheeseburger Mac are being recalled because labels left off soy, an allergen, as an ingredient. NEW YORK — A food maker is recalling some Kraft Velveeta pasta and ground beef products because some labels left off soy, an allergen, as an ingredient. About 1.77 million pounds of Kraft Velveeta Cheesy Skillets Singles Ultimate Cheeseburger Mac are being recalled. They contain hydrolyzed soy protein and dried soy sauce. Those ingredients w… read more


The Mentholatum Company Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Rohto® Eye Drops Made in Vietnam

January 21, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Orchard Park, NY – January 16, 2014 - The Mentholatum Company announced today it is conducting a voluntary recall to the retail level of Rohto® Arctic, Rohto® Ice, Rohto® Hydra, Rohto® Relief and Rohto® Cool eye drops Made in Vietnam. This recall includes ONLY lots of product that were manufactured in Vietnam and DOES NOT include eye drops made in Japan. The lot numbers for products made in Vietnam will include the letter “V,” for example, “Lot… read more


Paskesz Candy Company Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Premium Belgian Chocolate Coins

January 21, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - January 14, 2013 - Paskesz Candy Company, Brooklyn, New York is recalling its Premium Belgian Chocolate Coins Hologram .5 oz bags because they may contain traces of milk. People who have allergies to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. To date one parent has reported that her child took ill after eating one of these coins with the production code P233. Subsequent testing of a sample by the FDA showed that th… read more


Bee International Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Egg in “Sweet Spots”

December 16, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - December 12, 2013 - Bee International, Inc. of Chula Vista, CA is recalling its 2oz. packages of candy “Sweet Spots” because they may contain undeclared egg protein. People who have allergies to egg may run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. The recalled “Sweet Spots” were distributed nationwide in retail stores and through food distributors. The product comes in a 2oz clear plastic package marked with lot code 215861… read more


IQ Formulations Issues a Voluntary Recall of HYDRAVAX Dietary Supplement Due to Possible Undeclared

December 3, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - November 29, 2013 - IQ Formulations, of Sunrise, Florida is initiating a precautionary and proactive recall of all lots of its 45-capsule bottles of HYDRAVAX due to potential inclusion of an unlisted ingredient. The FDA has advised IQ Formulations that an analysis of a sample from one lot of HYDRAVAX (Lot # 2458, Exp # 07/16) revealed the presence of an undeclared ingredient – a diuretic. Diuretics are prescription drugs and thus, are not listed on the packaging l… read more