The Food and Drug Administration sends warning letters to entities under its jurisdiction as part of its enforcement activities. Some letters are not posted for public view until weeks or months after they are sent. Business owners have 15 days to respond to FDA warning letters. Warning letters often are

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Winter Gardens Quality Foods Inc., of  New Oxford, PA, is recalling Trader Joe’s Unexpected Broccoli Cheddar Soup (Sharp Cheddar Cheese & Unexpected Cheddar Cheese) because the product has insects in the frozen broccoli florets.

According to the details posted by the FDA, the recall was initiated on July 10 and

Continue Reading Trader Joe’s Unexpected Broccoli Cheddar Soup recalled over insects in product

As part of its enforcement activities, the Food and Drug Administration sends warning letters to entities under its jurisdiction. Some letters are not posted for public view until weeks or months after they are sent. Business owners have 15 days to respond to FDA warning letters. Warning letters often are

Continue Reading Salmonella outbreak leads to FDA warning; another firm warned because of Listeria and insects

As part of its enforcement activities, the Food and Drug Administration sends warning letters to entities under its jurisdiction. Some letters are not posted for public view until weeks or months after they are sent. Business owners have 15 days to respond to FDA warning letters. Warning letters often are

Continue Reading Rodents, insects and animal activity in food facility lead to FDA warning

Gruvipa S. L. of Spain is recalling certain baked goods sold in Florida because the finished product is potentially adulterated with insect filth.

The recall includes over 200,000 units of product.

Recalled products:

#Product DescriptionRecall NumberClassificationCode InformationProduct QuantityReason for Recall
1CB1101001 BARRA XXL
Continue Reading Baked goods from Spain recalled in Florida over adulteration from insect filth

Consumer complaints in 2020 included hair in foods, glass in soup and insects and rodent droppings in products, according to the Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI).

In total, 2,772 grievances were handled by the FSAI’s advice line this past year, with 34 percent relating to unfit food and 30
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