Archive for the 'Food and Drug Recalls' Category

Perrigo Initiates Nationwide Voluntary Product Recall of Acetaminophen Infant Suspension Liquid, 160 mg/5 mL, Due to a Potential Defect with the Co-packaged Oral Syringe

November 1st, 2013 by ConsumerBob


The Perrigo Company (NYSE: PRGO; TASE) announced today that it has initiated a voluntary, nationwide product recall to the retail level of 18 batches of its acetaminophen infant suspension liquid, 160 mg/5 mL, sold in 2 oz. and 4 oz. bottles with syringes in a box under the store brand products listed below. The recall […]

Dutch Treat Salads, LLC Voluntarily Recalls Mexicali Dip Due to Possible Health Risk

November 1st, 2013 by ConsumerBob


Following the Reser’s Fine Foods (“Reser’s”) recall where select Reser’s products were recalled due to the potential of being contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, Dutch Treat Salads, LLC, of Zeeland, MI, is voluntarily recalling one product, Mexicali Dip, that contains one ingredient recalled by Reser’s.

Winn-Dixie Expands Recall to Include Spinach Antipasta Salad

November 1st, 2013 by ConsumerBob


Winn-Dixie today announced an immediate recall of the Taylor Farms Spinach Antipasta Salad in all Winn-Dixie stores. This recall is an expansion of an earlier recall announced by Reser’s Fine Foods, Inc.

Winn-Dixie Issues Recall on Pre-Prepared Broccoli Crunch Salad

November 1st, 2013 by ConsumerBob


Winn-Dixie today announced an immediate recall in all Winn-Dixie stores of the Taylor Farms Broccoli Crunch Salad sold in the full-service case in the deli department. According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the reason for the recall is the potential that the product may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The recall is part […]

Reser’s

November 1st, 2013 by ConsumerBob


The recent expansion of the Reser’s Fine Foods product recall for potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination has impacted select prepared foods offerings sold at Giant Eagle, Inc. locations in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland and West Virginia. As a result, Giant Eagle has implemented a voluntary recall of Diced Summer Slaw, Diced Summer Salad and several Grab and […]

World Class Distribution Issues Voluntary Allergy Alert On Undeclared Soy In Southwest Salad

October 31st, 2013 by ConsumerBob


World Class Distribution of Fontana, California is voluntarily recalling one specific lot of Trader Joes Southwest Salad (SKU 56077) with a Use by Date 11/2/13, because it may not list soy in the ingredients. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they […]

PENTAX Medical Company Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of OF-B194 Gas/ Water Valve

October 31st, 2013 by ConsumerBob


On September 16, 2013 PENTAX Medical Company initiated a voluntary nationwide recall of 76 PENTAX Gas/ Water Valves, model OF-B194. The valves were offered as a separate purchase for use with PENTAX GI Video Endoscopes (90i/90k series and i10/k10 series).

Garden Fresh Foods, Inc. Expands Recalls on Specific Packages of Products Because of Possible Health Risk

October 29th, 2013 by ConsumerBob


Garden-Fresh Foods is initiating an expansion to our voluntary recall on various ready-to-eat salads, slaw, and dip products sold under various brands and code dates (see attachment). The products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes-fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened […]

Firms Initiate Secondary Recall in Response to the Expansion of Reser’s Fine Foods Recall

October 29th, 2013 by ConsumerBob


Reser’s Fine Foods, Inc. (“Reser’s”) initiated a recall of select products on October 22, 2013 due to the potential of those select products being contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. On October 26, 2013, Reser’s expanded its initial recall to cover a broader group of products.

BI-LO Issues Recall Of Spinach Antipasti Salad In One Store

October 29th, 2013 by ConsumerBob


BI-LO today announced an immediate recall of the Taylor Farms Spinach Antipasti Salad sold at the BI-LO store located at 500 Furys Ferry Road in Martinez, Ga. This item is sold in the full-service case in the deli department.