Thursday, March 7, 2013
The expanded voluntary recall was issued on March 8. These items were sold nationwide between Jan. 17 and Feb. 28.
UPDATED Friday, March 8, 9:18 a.m.: If you are fond of using canned tuna for your lunch dishes, you may want to take note of this news from Bumble Bee Foods, LLC. The seafood product company has announced an expanded recall for some of its tuna products. The US Food and Drug Administration reports on its website that Bumble Bee Foods, LLC, has issued an expanded voluntary recall on specific codes of 5-ounce Chunk White Albacore and Chunk Light Tuna products. The recall was issued on March 6 because the products do not meet the company’s standards for seal tightness. The products under this recall were distributed for retail sale nationwide between Jan. 17 and Feb. 28. Full details of the products in question can be found on the FDA website…
Monday, February 25, 2013
The products were distributed in Georgia and surrounding states and may contain small pieces of plastic, likely from gloves.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service has announced a product recall due to the possible presence of small pieces of plastic, likely from gloves. Smithfield Packing Company of Virginia is recalling approximately 38,000 pounds of pork sausage that may contain small pieces of plastic, likely from gloves. The following products are subject to recall: Click here to view the product label. According to the announcement, the problem was discovered after the company received two consumer complaints. Consumers with questions about the recall should contact Wendy Johnson, manager of Consumer Affairs, at 1-877-933-4625. Don’t miss any Roswell news. Subscribe to Roswell Patch’s free newsletter, like us on Facebook …
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
The recall is a precautionary measure, no illnesses have been reported.
Wednesday, February 20
BBU, Inc., the parent of the Bimbo Bakeries companies, has initiated a voluntary recall of bread and buns due to possible presence of flexible wire caused by a faulty screen at a third party flour mill. This recall does not affect any products currently offered for sale in retail stores but the company, out of an abundance of caution, wants to alert consumers to check any affected products they may still have in their homes. Recalled products in Georgia are listed below with the applicable "Best By" dates and their states of distribution. The "Best By" date is printed on the front of the bag on the bread items and on a sticker on the thin style buns product. No other brands or products are affected. BBU is committed to providing high-…
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
The affected product is strictly limited to a single batch of Organic Chicken Formula with the "Best if Used By" date of 10/04/13.
Nature's Variety recently announced a voluntary recall of Instinct® Raw Organic Chicken Formula with a "Best if Used By" date of 10/04/13. This action is being taken because pieces of clear plastic may be found in some bags and could cause a potential choking risk to pets. The source of plastic has been identified and the issue has been resolved. Nature's Variety is sold at several pet stores in Roswell, including Petco, Red Bandanna Pet Food and Top Dogs Pet Boutique. The affected product is strictly limited to a single batch of Organic Chicken Formula with the "Best if Used By" date of 10/04/13. This includes: The "Best if Used By" date is located on the back of the package below the "Contact Us" section. The affected product was …
Monday, February 4, 2013
Stores in Georgia are part of the recall.
Monday, February 4
The Kroger - Atlanta Division said today it is recalling some in-store baked Mardi Gras King Cake Cinnamon sold in four states, including Georgia, because it may contain pecans not listed on the label. Customers who purchased the product between Dec. 30 and Feb. 4, should return the product to stores for a full refund or replacement. People who are allergic to pecans could have a serious or life-threatening reaction if they consume this product. For consumers who are not allergic to pecans, there is no safety issue with the product. Kroger stores in three other states are included in this recall including: Alabama, South Carolina and eastern Tennessee. In Roswell, Kroger stores can be found at 900 Marietta Highway, 570 East Crossville Road…
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
The natural and organic company says no illnesses or injuries have been reported from the recall at this point.
Annie's Inc. (NYSE:BNNY) has initiated a voluntary recall of Annie's Homegrown Frozen Pizza due to the possible presence of fragments of flexible metal mesh caused by a faulty screen at a third-party flour mill, according to a release sent out by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Affected products are distributed at grocery, mass and natural food stores throughout the United States, including Roswell Publix and Kroger stores. All varieties of Annie’s Rising Crust Frozen Pizza with a best by date including and between "09Jan13 and 14Sep13" (January 9, 2013 and September 14, 2013) are affected. Recalled varieties are: The company announced the recall after learning a fine metal mesh screen failed at a third-party flour mill and …
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Four products are being recalled by the supermarket chain due to "regulatory inconsistencies" with the Chinese-made treats.
Publix has issued voluntary recalls of four separate Chinese-made dog treat products it sells in its stores. Beginning on Jan. 9, the chain issued recalls for Waggin' Train Dog Treats and Milo's Kitchen Dog Treats. Two days later, further recalls were issued for Publix Chicken Tenders Dog Chew Treats and Cadet Brand Chicken Jerky Treat. “As part of our commitment to food safety, including that of our four-legged family members, potentially impacted product has been removed from all store shelves,” said Maria Brous, Publix media and community relations director in a press release. No illnesses have been tied to three of the four products, but Publix customers can return all of these treats and receive a full refund of the purchase price. …
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
The manufacturer said the packaging fails to list the allergen milk as an ingredient, though it is used in the snack.
Tuesday, January 8
If you like Somersault Snack Co.'s Cinnamon Crunch snack, beware if you have milk allergies. Today, Somersault Snack Co., in cooperation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is voluntarily recalling all packages of Somersaults Cinnamon Crunch products with sell by dates of 8/30/2013 or earlier. The packaging of the affected Somersaults Cinnamon Crunch products fails to list milk as an ingredient/allergen contained in the product. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of an allergic reaction if they consume these products. The product was distributed to retail stores nationwide. No allergic reactions have been reported. Somersault Snack is voluntarily recalling approximately 36,757 cases of the …
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
The cookies were shipped nationwide.
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Frito-Lay announced the nationwide voluntary recall of GRANDMA'S Peanut Butter Sandwich Crème cookies and GRANDMA'S Peanut Butter Mini Sandwich Crème cookies because they contain undeclared milk and egg. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk or egg run the risk of a serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume the GRANDMA'S Peanut Butter Sandwich Crème and GRANDMA'S Peanut Butter Mini Sandwich Crème products. No other GRANDMA'S cookies products or flavors are impacted. The products are sold in retail stores nationwide. The affected packages are 3.025 oz. packages of GRANDMA'S Peanut Butter Sandwich Crème cookies that have a sell-by date of March 12, 2013 or earlier and UPC code of 28400-00153; and 1.71 …
Friday, November 9, 2012
A supplier's warning to Nestlé has the company asking its customers to check the NESQUIK product codes before serving up that hot chocolate.
Friday, November 9, 2012
Check the label before seving your kids hot chocolate this morning. Nestlé USA announced the voluntary recall of limited quantities of Nestlé NESQUIK® Chocolate Powder in the 10.9, 21.8 and 40.7 ounce canisters. According to the FDA's website, the voluntary recall is limited to only NESQUIK Chocolate Powder, which was distributed nationally. No other varieties of NESQUIK powder or any sizes or flavors of NESQUIK ready-to-drink are affected by this recall. Nestlé said it is removing the canisters from distribution because the company was notified by an ingredient supplier, Omya Inc. that it has issued a recall of certain lots of its ingredient, calcium carbonate due to possible presence of Salmonella. Calcium carbonate is used in NESQUIK as…