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

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