Vega Issues Voluntary Withdrawal of Vega One Nutritional Shakes and Vega Sport Performance Protein P

November 13, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 8, 2013 — Sequel Naturals Inc., dba “Vega,” announced today that it has taken the precautionary measure of voluntarily withdrawing a limited quantity of its Vega One Nutritional Shakes and Sports Performance Protein products due to finding trace amounts of chloramphenicol (CAP), a naturally occurring antibiotic. Chloramphenicol is a prescription drug commonly used to treat typhoid fever and eye infections around the world. It should only be used… read more


Garden-Fresh Foods, Inc. Expands Recall Due to Potential Contamination with Listeria Monocytogenes

November 12, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - November 7, 2013 - Garden-Fresh Foods has initiated an expansion of previous recalls of fresh cut vegetables, ready-to-eat salads, slaws, dips and spreads sold under various brands and code dates manufactured prior to November 06, 2013. All packaging types and sizes are included. The company has not received reports of illnesses due to consumption of these products, however anyone concerned about an illness should contact a healthcare provider. The products may be conta… read more


Wisconsin Firm Recalls Ready-To-Eat Chicken And Ham Products Due To Potential Listeria Monocytogenes

October 31, 2013

EDITOR’S NOTE: This release is being reissued to reflect an additional 103,080 pounds of products produced on dates not included in the Sept. 25, 2013 release and the Oct. 17 expansion. WASHINGTON, Oct. 25, 2013 – Garden Fresh Foods, a Milwaukee, WI. establishment, is recalling approximately 103,080 additional pounds of ready-to-eat chicken and ham products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspecti… read more


Kraft Voluntarily Recalls Some Varieties of Kraft and Polly-O String Cheese and String Cheese Twists

October 28, 2013

Northfield, IL (October 25, 2013) – Kraft Foods Group is voluntarily recalling some varieties of Kraft and Polly-O String Cheese and String Cheese Twists products.  These products may spoil before their “Best When Used By” code dates, leading to product discoloration.  The affected products all have code dates from October 25, 2013 through February 11, 2014. Approximately 735,000 cases of the affected product were shipped to customers across the United States. … read more


Reser’s Fine Foods, Inc. Recalls Refrigerated Ready-to-Eat Products Due to Potential Health Risk

October 24, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - October 22, 2013 - Reser’s Fine Foods of Beaverton, Oregon is recalling approximately 109,000 cases of refrigerated ready-to-eat products because it may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Listeria is an organism which can cause serious and sometime fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people and individuals with weakened immune systems. Healthy people may suffer only short term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, naus… read more


B@B Trade Inc. Issues a Voluntary Recall of “Slim Fortune”, “Lidiy”, and “Slim Expert” weight loss D

October 18, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - October 7, 2013 - B@B Trade, Inc., Florida is voluntarily recalling all lots of Slim Fortune, Lidiy, and Slim Expert to the consumer level. The FDA laboratory analysis of these dietary supplements found to contain undeclared Sibutramine. Sibutramine was a previously approved controlled substance that was removed from the U.S. market in October 2010 for safety reasons, making these products unapproved new drugs. These products may pose a threat to consumers because Sibut… read more


D.F. Stauffer Biscuit Co., Inc. Issues Allergy Alert and Voluntary Recall on 44 oz. Market Pantry Wh

October 9, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - October 4, 2013 - D. F. Stauffer Biscuit Co., Inc. is voluntarily recalling several lots of 44 oz. Market Pantry White Fudge Coated Animal Cookies because they may contain undeclared milk and eggs. People with an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk or eggs run the risk of serious or life- threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product. Symptoms may include itching, hives, wheezing, shortness of breath, anaphylaxis, runny nose, watery eyes, vomiting, cramp… read more


Big Blue Fisheries, Llc Recalls All Smoked Products From All Lots, Various Sizes, in Vacuum Packagin

October 2, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - September 30, 2013 - Big Blue Fisheries is recalling ALL smoked products from all lots and codes, various sizes, in vacuum packages because the products may not have been properly cooked and have the potential to be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, a bacterium which can cause life-threatening illness or death. Consumers are warned not to use the product even if it does not look or smell spoiled. Because the products may not have been fully processed, product con… read more


Wisconsin Firm Recalls Ready-To-Eat Chicken And Ham Products Due To Potential Listeria Monocytogenes

September 27, 2013

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2013 – Garden Fresh Foods, a Milwaukee, Wisc.establishment, is recalling approximately 19,054 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken and ham products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes,  the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. These products are being recalled in association with a recall by the same company of products regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). A full list o… read more


W.S. Badger Company Voluntarily Recalls Select Lots of Daily SPF 30

September 26, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - September 23, 2013 - W.S. Badger Co. Inc. today announced it is voluntarily recalling all lots of its 4-ounce SPF 30 Baby Sunscreen Lotion and one lot of its 4-ounce SPF 30 Kids Sunscreen Lotion (lot # 3164A) due to microbial contamination. The products were tested and found to be contaminated with Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Candida parapsilosis and Acremonium fungi. No adverse reactions have been reported in connection with these products. Both sunscreens are sold in the … read more