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Caramel Factory Recalls Candy

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The Caramel Factory, LLC of Batesville, MS, is recalling the following products for undeclared allergens: Chocolate covered candies with undeclared milk and soy white and dark chocolate cashew turtles and tortoises white and dark chocolate pecan turtles and tortoises white and dark chocolate pecan krispie clusters white and dark chocolate peanut clusters white and dark… Continue Reading

Listeria Test Prompts Recall of Sunflower Kernel Products

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As a precaution, SunOpta expanded its voluntary recall of a limited number of sunflower kernel products that have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which 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… Continue Reading

Listeria recall expands to Canada and Mexico

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Ajinomoto Windsor Inc. has recalled various Not-Ready-To Eat frozen food items due to the potential for these products to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The action is being undertaken in cooperation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) because the recalled products contain vegetables that are part of the recent CRF Frozen Foods recall. Listeria… Continue Reading

UPDATED: Green beans added to Listeria recall list

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UPDATE: The recall notice on the FDA website has been revised to correct the “best buy” date on Lot number 14328001. The correct date is “12/2016” Stahlbush Island Farms Inc. (SIFI) of Corvallis, OR, is voluntarily recalling 10-ounce Stahlbush IQF Green Bean retail packages because they has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an… Continue Reading

Fish, chicken and dairy — mostly raw milk — top outbreak list

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The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta is out with its annual report on foodborne disease outbreaks, showing 864 outbreaks involving 13,246 people, 712 hospitalizations and 21 deaths in 2014. CDC also reported the outbreaks led to 21 recalls of food products in 2014. Among the report’s other findings: Single food… Continue Reading

Quaker Oats granola bars recalled over Listeria concerns

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The Quaker Oats Co., a subsidiary of PepsiCo Inc., announced a voluntary recall of a small quantity of Quaker Quinoa Granola Bars after an ingredient supplier was found to have distributed sunflower kernels that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes (L.mono).  There had not been any confirmed illnesses reported in connection to the recalled product as of… Continue Reading

More walnuts recalled because of potential Listeria

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HMSHost of Bethesda, Maryland is recalling multiple brands of trail mix, because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The Cape Cod Cranberry Trail Mix, 7 oz., was sold under the brand names Fresh Attractions, 1897, Ciao, Farmers Market, Grounded In, La Tapenade, Marche, MKT, Pronto, PZA, The Local, and Urban Market in… Continue Reading

Texas company recalls fresh peppers because of Salmonella fears

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Montero Farms is recalling orange habanero peppers, because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The McAllen, TX, company shipped the orange peppers in 8-pound cardboard boxes to locations in Indianapolis and McAllen beginning April 28 and continuing through Friday when the recall was posted on the Food and Drug Administration’s website. The… Continue Reading

47 million pounds of meat and poultry products caught in big veggie recall

This is one of dozens of meat and poultry products recalled because they contain vegetables from CRF Frozen Foods, which recalled products because they were linked to a multi-state listeriosos outbreak.

Another recall, this time for more than 47 million pounds of meat and poultry products, was announced Wednesday in connection with the CRF Frozen Foods recall linked to a multi-state Listeria outbreak With establishments in Los Angeles, Fort Worth, TX, Carthage, MO, and Portland, OR, Ajinomoto Windsor Inc. is recalling 47,112,256 pounds of not-ready-to-eat meat… Continue Reading