There has been a recall of Cousin’s Products, LLC Spinach Vinaigrette.
From the Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network:
Cousins Products, LLC is recalling 16-oz. jars of “Spinach Vinaigrette” due to undeclared egg, soy, and wheat. (more…)
February 8th, 2010 by Kimberly Bouldin
January 5th, 2010 by Kimberly Bouldin
Harry London Candies, Inc voluntarily recalls their Chocolate Pecan Caramel Stars due to wheat not being marked on the label. If you have any candy made by Harry London, please check the information below to see if you need to contact the company.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – North Canton, OH. – December 29, 2009 – Harry London today announced it is voluntarily recalling 3310 individual units of the 4.62 ounce Harry London Chocolate Pecan Caramel Stars because they have not been labeled to include Wheat, FD&C colors Yellow #5, Red # 40 and Blue #1 as an ingredient. All Harry London Chocolate Pecan Caramel Stars sold after 28 December 2009 have the correct labeling. (more…)
December 8th, 2009 by John Libonati
This just in from CSA Chapter #9 – Voorhees NJ. College Inn is recalling College Inn No MSG Chicken Broth.
From the FDA website: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm193165.htm
December 4, 2009 – PITTSBURGH – As a precautionary measure, due to mislabeling, College Inn is initiating a voluntary recall of College Inn® No MSG Chicken Broth sold in individual 14 ½ oz cans.
All other sizes and varieties of College Inn® Chicken Broth are correctly labeled and therefore are not affected by this voluntary recall. (more…)
November 19th, 2009 by Kimberly Bouldin
There has been a recall for undeclared wheat, among other allergens, in products made by Snacks on Racks, Inc of Parkville, Missouri. The Snack Packs are not sold to convenient stores, gas stations, grocery or mass market retailers. They are distributed through food service establishments at hospitals, colleges, universities and corporate cafeterias and kiosks. The complete list of products included in the recall can be viewed on the FDA’s website. (more…)
November 4th, 2009 by John Libonati
Pay attention to this recall – Armour Chili with Beans is labeled “gluten-free” but actually contains wheat.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 29 (UPI) — The U.S. Food Safety and Inspection Service announced the recall of more than 91,000 pounds of Armour-brand canned chili with beans due to a labeling error. (more…)
October 23rd, 2009 by John Libonati
Unilever Issues Allergy Alert on Wheat in a Limited Number of Tubs of Breyers® Ice Cream
Fri, 23 Oct 2009 13:11:00 -0500
Unilever United States, Inc., of Englewood Cliffs, NJ, in cooperation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), is voluntarily recalling a limited number of tubs of Breyers® ice cream because it was mispackaged and may contain undeclared wheat. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to wheat run the risk of allergic reaction if they consume this product.
On a limited number of tubs, the lid describes the product as “Breyers® All Natural Cookies & Cream” ice cream, and the tub portion of the package describes the product as “Breyers® All Natural Mint Chocolate Chip” ice cream. The product inside of the tub is “All Natural Cookies & Cream.” The ingredient statement on the tub does not declare wheat, which is an ingredient of the Cookies & Cream product. (more…)
August 28th, 2009 by John Libonati
The following message was posted on the Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network Special Food Allergy Alert Notice on August 20, 2009
Van’s International Foods is recalling “Van’s All Natural Wheat Free
Homestyle Pancakes” due to undeclared egg, milk, and wheat.
The product was distributed in Arizona, California, the District of
Columbia, Hawaii, Idaho, Maryland, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Virginia, and Washington.
The 12.4-oz. package bears lot number 200060629B1, UPC 0-89947-60604-9, and “best if used by” date of March 30, 2010.
Consumers may return the product to the place of purchase for a full
refund. Consumers with questions may call (303) 848-6013 or e-mail
Although it is unfortunate that the products were contaminated with gluten, it is very responsible of Vans International Foods to recall their product.
Responsible companies like Vans International Foods should be commended for their attempts to keep people with gluten-free sensitivities safe.
Other gluten-free products by Vans International Foods:
Wheat Free Minis
Wheat Free Flax Waffles
Wheat Free Buckwheat Waffles
Wheat Free Blueberry Waffles
Wheat Free Apple Cinnamon Waffles
Wheat Free Cinnamon French Toast
Wheat Free Homestyle Pancakes
March 20th, 2008 by John Libonati
Food For Life Baking Company of Corona, California is voluntarily recalling 2,241 cases of Spelt Bread (UPC# 07347200168) because they contain spelt grain which is known to be a hybrid of wheat. People who have allergies to wheat or those with Celiac Disease may run the risk of a serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume spelt products.
The recalled products were sold nationwide through health food distributors and natural food retailers.
Food For Life Spelt Bread is sold frozen in a 24 oz. (680g) light blue package and bears either of the two following descriptions
Food For LIfe, Wheat Alternative Spelt Bread
Food For Life, Fruit Juice Sweetened Spelt Bread
Affected lot numbers are: H1847, H2042, H2136, H2435, H2872, H2974, H3224, H3460, I0485.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.
The recall was initiated as a precautionary measure following an FDA investigation concluding that the product contained undeclared wheat.
This recall is being made with the knowledge and in cooperation with the Food and Drug Administration.
Consumers who have purchased any of these products are urged to return them unopened to the place of purchase for a refund.
Consumers with questions may contact us toll free at: (800) 797-5090.