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18.5 tons of Trader Joe’s chicken, turkey salads recalled

Green Cuisine is recalling 18.5 tons of Trader Joe’s deli salads because of consumer complaints of hard silica and glass fragments in the turkey and chicken salad products. The individual-serving salads have use-by dates through today, according to the recall notice on the USDA’s Food Service and Inspection Service (FSIS) website. Green Cuisine of San… Continue Reading

Cashews recalled from Aldi stores because of glass fragments

Consumers have reported finding glass fragments in cans of Southern Grove branded cashews, causing Star Snacks Co. to recall the nuts from Aldi stores in 28 states and Washington D.C. “To date, there have not been any reported injuries. Potentially impacted product has been removed from store shelves,” according to the recall notice posted Tuesday… Continue Reading

Consumers find glass fragments; Publix recalls deli dip

Customer complaints about glass fragments in Publix Deli artichoke and spinach dip spurred the Southeastern retail grocery chain to recall the product from stores in six states. Publix Super Markets in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Alabama and Tennessee sold the dip, which was packaged in 16-ounce plastic tubs, according to the recall notice… Continue Reading

Trader Joe’s recalls applesauce because it may contain glass

Trader Joe’s is recalling three varieties of its applesauce because of the potential presence of glass pieces. Two of the products were sold at Trader Joe’s stores nationwide, according to the recall notice on the grocer’s website. The Trader Joe’s notice, posted Sunday, did not indicate how the problem was discovered or whether there have… Continue Reading

DiGiorno®, Lean Cuisine®, and Stouffer’s® recalled because of glass

Nestlé USA is initiating a voluntary recall of a limited number of DiGiorno®, Lean Cuisine®, and Stouffer’s® products due to the potential presence of glass pieces. This voluntary recall covers only specific production codes of the following products: DiGiorno Thin & Crispy Spinach and Garlic Pizza DiGiorno Rising Crust Spinach and Mushroom Pizza DiGiorno pizzeria… Continue Reading

Lean Cuisine Recalled Nationwide for Fragments of Glass

Nestlé Prepared Foods Company recently announced it is recalling two production codes of LEAN CUISINE® Culinary Collection Mushroom Mezzaluna Ravioli, UPC 13800-58358. The production codes are 2311587812 and 2312587812; the “best before date” appears as DEC 2013. According to a press released distributed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall is limited to… Continue Reading

Glass Fragments in Fruit Beverages

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and AllJuice International are advising customers not to consume certain AllJuice products because they may contain harmful glass fragments. There have been no injuries reported. The recalled juices, in 73 mL glass bottles, were distributed in Ontario, Canada and include: – Aljuice Key Lime Fruit Beverage, UPC 7 74557 40525… Continue Reading

Malta Beverages Recalled Due to Bottle Breakage

The Florida Brewery, Inc. is recalling certain 7-oz. bottles of Goya, Great Value, Hatuey, Mr. Special, Polar, Publix, Regal, and SuperMax brand non-alcoholic malta beverages because glass on the exterior of the bottles may break when the twist-off cap is removed. The company has received two reports of consumers cutting their mouths on broken glass…. Continue Reading