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


Jayone Food Issues Voluntary Alert on Undeclared Peanuts in Dried Seaweed Salad

November 26, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - November 23, 2013 - Jayone Foods, inc. of Paramount, CA is voluntarily recalling All date codes of Trader Joe’s Dried Seaweed Salad with Spicy Dressing (SKU 97677), because it may contain traces of peanuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. The dried seaweed salad packaged in a 3.5 oz. foil pouch, found in the grocery aisle at Trader Joe's was … read more


Wisconsin Firm Recalls Frozen Chicken Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergen

November 25, 2013

WASHINGTON, November 22, 2013 – Intevation Food Group, LLC, a Plover, Wis., establishment, is recalling approximately 156,924 pounds of frozen chicken fettuccine alfredo products because of misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The products contain egg, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label. The products subject to recall include: [View Label (PDF Only)] • 1… read more


USPlabs LLC Announces a Recall of OxyELITE Pro Dietary Supplements Due to Possible Health Risk

November 21, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - November 19, 2013 - USPlabs LLC, Dallas, TX is voluntarily conducting a national recall of all lots and sizes of the OxyElite Pro dietary supplement products listed below. These products contain Aegeline, a synthesized version of a natural extract from the Bael tree. Epidemiological evidence shows that use of these products has been associated with serious adverse health consequences, namely serious liver damage or acute liver failure, concentrated in Hawaii. Investigat… read more


Crunch Pak Issues Voluntary Recall of Limited Quantities of Crunch Pak Brand Apple Slices

November 19, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - November 14, 2013 - Crunch Pak® of Cashmere, Washington is voluntarily recalling 5,471 cases of Crunch Pak® Apple Slices due to a possible health risk from Listeria monocytogenes. No illnesses have been reported in association with this recall to date. No other Crunch Pak® products are affected by this recall. FDA is aware that the company is undertaking this voluntary action. Listeria monocytogenes is an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal i… read more