Header graphic for print

Food Safety News

Breaking news for everyone's consumption

cookies

FDA issues warning letters to producers of cookies and codfish

A California bakery and a New York seafood importer are both on notice from the Food and Drug Administration for violations of the federal Food, Drug & Cosmetic Act. The FDA sent the warning letters to the companies in May and July, and posted them for public view in recent days. Companies are allowed 15 working… Continue Reading

UPDATED: Cookies recalled for metal fragments; sugar connection unclear

UPDATED CONTENT: A spokeswoman for ShopRite responded to Food Safety News after this article was posted. Her comments have been added throughout below. Cookies sold at ShopRite stores are being recalled because they may contain small metal fragments. A recall alert — dated Aug. 5 but not emailed until today by the Food and Drug Administration —… Continue Reading

Whole Foods Recalls PB Cookies in Four States

Gretchen’s Shoebox Express in Seattle recalls almond products

Whole Foods Market has recalled 3oz peanut butter cookies and 3oz peanut butter chocolate chunk cookies sold in its self-serve pastry case, and mini peanut butter cookies sold in 12-pack paper bags due to possible Salmonella contamination in the peanut butter used as an ingredient. The recalled cookies were sold before Sept. 29, 2012 in… Continue Reading

Undeclared Milk Brings Cookie Recall in Canada

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and TWI Foods Inc. are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume the Crispy Just Baked Punjabi Cookies. The affected product contains milk which is not declared on the label. All codes of the Crispy Just Baked Punjabi Cookies, sold in 800 g plastic clamshell packages bearing… Continue Reading

Allergen Alert: Cookies with Milk and Almonds

TWI Foods of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada products is recalling Crispy brand cookies and rusk, a hard crisp bread, because they may contain milk and almonds, allergens not declared on the label. There have been no adverse reactions reported. The Canadian-manufactured cookies were sent to 28 United States distributors in 15 states including California, Colorado, Florida,… Continue Reading

Allergen Alert: Mini Chocolate Chip Cookies With Walnuts

Whole Foods Market says people who have an allergy or sensitivity to walnuts should not eat certain Mini Chocolate Chip Cookies, which are being recalled due to a labeling error in which walnuts were left off the ingredient list.  No adverse reactions have been reported. The recalled cookies were sold at Whole Foods Market stores… Continue Reading

Allergen Alert: Cookies With Milk

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with allergies to milk not to eat certain Red Square brand Real Deal Energy Cookies and Powerflax Energy Cookies – High Fiber because they contain milk, which is not listed on the ingredient label. One allergic reaction has been reported. The recall includes: – Red Square brand Real… Continue Reading