Purity First Health Products, Inc. Issues Nationwide Recall of Specific Lots of Healthy Life Chemist

August 12, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - July 31, 2013 - East Northport, New York, Purity First Health Products, Inc. is voluntarily recalling two lots of Healthy Life Chemistry B-50 (100 capsules), one lot of Healthy Life Chemistry Multi-Mineral (200 capsules) and all lot numbers for Healthy Life Chemistry Vitamin C (200 capsules) to the consumer/user level. The B-50 capsules were tested by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and have been found to contain Methasterone (schedule III controlled substance) an… read more


Health and Beyond LLC Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Tranquility Product Due to Product Havin

August 12, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - August 7, 2013 – Boca Raton, FL, Health and Beyond LLC is voluntarily recalling quantity lots of product Tranquility. The products have been found to contain a trace of Doxepin which is a pharmaceutical for sleep and Chlorpormazine for psychotic disorders. The product potentially could result in dizziness and cause public health risk. Health and Beyond LLC has not received any reports of adverse events related to this recall. The product is used as a sleep product… read more


Evershing International Trading Inc. Announces Recall of Ginger Candy

August 12, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - August 2, 2013 - Evershing International Trading, Inc. of San Jose, CA is recalling all Ginger Candy it received from Lucky Shing Company due to elevated levels of lead. Ginger Candy is imported from Vietnam. Evershing International Trading, Inc. learned on July 30, 2013 from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), that the Ginger Candy contains high levels of lead that could cause health problems to consumers, particularly infants, small children, and pregna… read more


USDA Issues Beef Recall

August 1, 2013

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2013 - National Beef Packing Company, is recalling approximately 50,100 pounds of ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli  the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The following products are subject to recall: •10 lb. chub of “National Beef” 93/ 7 Fine Ground Beef, Product Code 0707 •10 lb. chub of “NatureSource” 80/20 Fine Ground Chuck, Product Code 7031 •10 lb. chub of “Natu… read more


Gold Star Smoked Fish Corp. Issues an Alert on Listeria in Rybacka Wies Brand Herring Fillets in Oil

July 30, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - July 25, 2013 - Gold Star Smoked Fish Corp., located at 570 Smith Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231, is recalling Rybacka Wies Brand Herring Fillets In Oiii”Matjes Sledz w oleju” due to contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. Listeria monocytogenes can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy persons may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache… read more


Olam Tomato Processors, Inc. Announces Voluntary Recall of Mild and Medium Chunky Salsa Because It M

July 25, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 22, 2013 – Olam Tomato Processors, Inc., today announced the voluntary recall of three production codes of Chunky Salsa because it may contain large glass pieces. The production codes for the Mild Chunky Salsa (UPC 3927759137) are L12142 (Best By Date June 2015) and L04093 (Best By Date October 2015) and for the Medium Chunky Salsa (UPC 3927759139) is L01313 (Best By Date July 2015). The labels of the affected product will say distributed by Greenbrier … read more


Ferrara Candy Company Voluntarily Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanuts and Tree Nuts in Brach’

July 25, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - July 23, 2013 - Ferrara Candy Company (“Ferrara”) is recalling 6 pound packages of bulk Brach’s Malted Milk Balls because they may contain undeclared tree nuts (i.e., Brazil nuts) and peanuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to tree nuts and peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. The recalled 6 pound packages of Malted Milk Balls were distributed nationwide to retail stores… read more


Whole Foods Market Inc. is recalling Crave Brothers Les Freres cheese

July 9, 2013

Whole Foods Market Inc. is recalling Crave Brothers Les Freres cheese in response to an outbreak of a bacterial infection that has sickened people in several states and killed at least one. Whole Foods says the cheese may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. It was sold in 30 states and Washington DC under names including Les Freres and Crave Brothers Les Freres. The company is posting signs in its stores to inform customers about the recall. Public health officials in Illinois say one… read more


Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese Recalls Les Frères Cheese Products

July 8, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 3, 2013 – WATERLOO, WI - Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese Company is issuing a voluntary recall for three specialty cheese products while regulatory agencies continue a multi-state investigation of Listeria monocytogenes. This organism 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, sev… read more


Somersault Snack Co. Issues Allergy Alert on a Limited Number of 1 oz. Packages of Somersault Pacifi

July 8, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - July 3, 2013 - Today, Somersault Snack Co., LLC, in cooperation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), is voluntarily recalling a limited number of packages of 1 ounce Somersault Pacific Sea Salt products which were distributed to Target Stores in 6-Count Multi-Packs, and which were inadvertently mispackaged — limited quantities of Somersault Santa Fe Salsa flavored product were inadvertently commingled with Somersault Pacific Sea Salt flavored product in… read more