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Six grocery chains across 12 states recall snacks for Salmonella

Chocolate covered pretzels and other snacks with long shelf lives are being recalled from hundreds of stores by at least six grocery chains across a dozen states because of possible Salmonella contamination, The snacks — some in party trays themed for the football playoff season — were produced by Palmer Candy Co. using an ingredient… Continue Reading

Tupperware recalls seasoning; Salmonella risk from milk plant

People who bought Tupperware brand chipotle seasoning mix after Aug. 2, 2016, are urged not to use it because of potential Salmonella contamination from a powdered milk ingredient. Tupperware U.S. Inc. of Orlando, FL, posted the recall with the Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday, joining almost 20 other companies that have recalled foods because of… Continue Reading

Twinkies recalled because of powdered milk Salmonella issue

This week a seasonal version of the iconic American snack cake — Hostess Twinkies — joined dozens of other foods as a victim of a secondary recall because of Salmonella contamination at a powdered milk plant. Hostess Brands LLC of Kansas City, MO, initiated a nationwide recall of its “Holiday White Peppermint Twinkies” late Monday… Continue Reading

Publix, Wal-Mart, Palmer brand snacks recalled for Salmonella

Salmonella problems at Valley Milk Products LLC powdered milk plant again blamed

Five weeks after the U.S. Marshals Service raided a powdered milk factory at the request of FDA, seizing more than 4 million pounds of product because of possible Salmonella contamination, down-stream food companies are still initiating recalls, the latest being the iconic Palmer Candy Co. The 149-year-old, family-owned candy company based in Souix City, IA,… Continue Reading

Mikesell’s chips recalled for Salmonella risk in seasoning

Mikesell’s Potato Chip Co. is recalling its 2.25-ounce bags of “Nacho Cheese Tortilla Chips” because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella from powdered milk used in the seasoning. There is concern that the recalled chips are in stores and consumers’ homes because they have sell-by dates well into in February 2017. Mikesell’s… Continue Reading

Route 11 recalls chips for powdered milk Salmonella risk

A Virginia company is recalling four months worth of sour cream and chive flavored potato chips because powdered milk used in the seasoning has been recalled because of possible Salmonella contamination. Route 11 Potato Chips of Mount Jackson, VA, posted the recall with the Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday, but did not indicate how… Continue Reading

Wallace’s, Country Time pork rinds recalled for Salmonella

Powdered milk from Valley Milk Products cited in at least 17 recalls from chips to cream puffs

Pork Rinds & Snacks LLC is recalling more than three tons of pork skin snacks that may be contaminated with Salmonella because the seasoning contains powdered milk from Valley Milk Products LLC that has been recalled. The recall by the Spartanburg, SC, snack company was one of four posted Thursday on FDA and USDA websites… Continue Reading

Instant pudding/pie mix recalled for possible Salmonella

Dawn Food Products is recalling instant pudding and pie filling mix manufactured for Dawn by a third party and implicated in a powdered milk recall by Valley Milk Products LLC due to the possible presence of Salmonella. The recall by the Jackson, MI-based Dawn Food Products was one of four posted Thursday on FDA and… Continue Reading

Biscuit, cornbread mix recalled; powdered milk pathogen risk

House-Autry Mills Inc. is recalling cornbread and biscuit mixes because a third-party ingredient supplier, Franklin Farms, purchased powdered milk from Valley Milk Products LLC that could be contaminated with Salmonella. The recall by the Four Oaks, NC, company was one of four posted Thursday on FDA and USDA websites by food companies that named powdered… Continue Reading

Bickel’s recalls 7 brands of chips because of Salmonella risk

Bickel’s Snack Foods Inc. is recalling seven brands of potato chips that were made with powdered milk ingredients supplied by one of its’ secondary seasoning component suppliers, Valley Milk Products LLC, because of Salmonella contamination. The recall by the York, PA, snack company was one of four posted Thursday on FDA and USDA websites by… Continue Reading