Sandwich_406x250Which foods the U.S. Food and Drug Administration regulates and which foods the U.S. Department of Agriculture regulates are not easy questions to answer. One oft-repeated example used to demonstrate the complexities is that cheese pizza falls under the jurisdiction of FDA, but a pizza topped with pepperoni is under USDA’s jurisdiction. Another example is…

It’s Memorial Day. The last Monday in May is set aside in the U.S. to honor the men and women who have died while serving in the Armed Forces.  


But it’s also considered the unofficial start-date for picnics, neighborhood potlucks and backyard barbecues.  


We’re taking the day off and because the Food Safety

M.E. Thompson of Jacksonville, FL is expanding the recall of its Anytime Deli Turkey & Ham Footlong to include the Italian Footlong and Classic Cuban, sold under the brand names Anytime Deli, Sandwich Central and Dandee, because the sandwiches may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

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The recall was the result of routine sampling by the Florida Department …

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Les Aliments Deli Chef of Laval, Quebec are warning the public not to consume certain “Super Loaded Sub” Deli Chef brand sandwiches because the product may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

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There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of the sandwiches.

The recalled “Super Loaded Sub” Deli …

Wegmans is recalling specific date codes of its Pita Breads and Thin Sandwich Rolls because they may contain bits of metal or plasticized fabric from a damaged conveyor belt.

To date, there have been no reports of foreign objects being found.

The recalled pita breads and sandwich rolls would have been purchased on Wednesday, March …

Grand Strand Sandwich Company of Longs, SC is recalling some of its chicken salad sandwiches from convenience stores in the Southwest after its distributor recalled the chicken salad used to make them.

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The recall is the latest in the string of recalls that began January 26 when Michael Foods revealed that some of its hard-cooked …

M.E. Thompson of Jacksonville, FL is recalling ham and turkey sub sandwiches that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

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No illnesses have been reported.

Routine sampling by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services detected Listeria in some sandwiches.

  

The recall is for Anytime Deli Turkey & Ham Footlong Sandwiches, packaged in white …

A Chicago food maker agreed to stop making and distributing its sandwiches after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration filed a complaint in federal court describing chronic sanitation problems and Listeria contamination in its processing facility.

Triple A Services signed a consent decree that not only requires the company to halt production, but also to …

Flying Food Group of Chicago is again recalling ready-to-eat food produced in its Lawrenceville, GA plant because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. This time the recall is of sandwiches that were distributed to RaceTrac gas stations in Georgia.

The company says no illnesses have been reported.  

Flying Food Group announced Saturday that production …