Kraft Foods Group Voluntarily Recalls Select Varieties of Regular Kraft American Singles Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product Due to Ingredient Supplier’s Out-of-Standard Storage Temperatures

Contact:
Consumer:
(800) 396-5512

Media:
Russ Dyer
(847) 646-4538
Email: news@kraftfoods.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – NORTHFIELD, Ill. – August 29, 2014 – Kraft Foods Group is voluntarily recalling 7,691 cases of select varieties of regular Kraft American Singles Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product. A supplier did not store an ingredient used in this product in accordance with Kraft’s temperature standards. While unlikely, this could create conditions that could lead to premature spoilage and/or food borne illness; therefore, the company is issuing the recall as a precaution. Kraft has had no consumer illness complaints for this product associated with this recall. The affected product is limited to four varieties with “Best When Used By” dates of February 20, 2015, and February 21, 2015.

The affected product was shipped to customers across the United States. It was not distributed outside of the United States.

The following varieties are being recalled:

Product Size
Name of Product
Units/Case
Best When Used By Code Dates
Package Code
Case Code
12 oz. 12 oz Kraft American Singles (16 slices) 48 20 FEB 2015 and 21 FEB 2015 0 21000 60464 7 00 21000 60464 00
16 oz. 16 oz Kraft American Singles (24 slices) (36 count case) 36 20 FEB 2015 0 21000 61526 1 00 21000 61450 00
16 oz. 16 oz Kraft American Singles (24 slices) (12 count case) 12 20 FEB 2015 0 21000 61526 1 00 21000 61526 00
64 oz. 64 oz (4 lb) Kraft American Singles (4×24 slice) 8 20 FEB 2015 0 21000 63360 9 00 21000 62559 00

Consumers can find the “Best When Used By” dates on the bottom of the product package. No other Kraft Singles products are impacted by this recall. Continue reading

Dole Fresh Vegetables Announces Allergy Alert and Voluntary Limited Recall of DOLE-branded Spinach Due to Possible Contamination by Walnuts

Contact:
Consumer:
1-800-356-3111

Media:
David Bright
1-818-874-4879
David.Bright@Dole.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 28, 2014 – Although no illnesses or allergic reactions have been reported, Dole Fresh Vegetables is initiating a limited voluntary recall of the following products:

PRODUCT NAME BAG CODE BEST-BY DATE
DOLE Baby Spinach 6 oz bag
UPC 071430009642
B2311020 9/4/2014
B2311021 9/4/2014
B2311022 9/4/2014
B2311023 9/4/2014
DOLE Spinach 8 oz bag
UPC 071430009765
B2311020 9/4/2014
B2311021 9/4/2014
B2311022 9/4/2014
B2311023 9/4/2014
B2311024 9/4/2014
B2311025 9/4/2014

This recall is due to possible contamination of these products by walnuts. The walnuts fell from a tree into spinach bins being delivered from a field and were discovered at the plant. No illnesses or allergic reactions have been reported. However, people who have an allergy to tree nuts may have a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products or products containing walnuts. Continue reading

American Woodcrafters Recalls Bunk Beds Due to Fall Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Havertys (Recall Alert)

Recall Summary

Name of product:Bunk beds

Hazard:

The bed’s side mattress support rails can break, posing a fall hazard.

Consumer Contact:Havertys toll-free at (888) HAVERTY(428-3789), from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Saturday or online at www.havertys.com and click on Cottage Retreat located under Customer Service.

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

Units

About 1,900

Description

This recall involves Cottage Retreat II bunk beds with a side ladder. The white finish beds were sold in twin over twin, and twin over full combinations. American Woodcrafters, Made in Indonesia and SKU number 6310-9771 are printed on a label attached to the inside of one of the four rails.

Incidents/Injuries

American Woodcrafters has received two reports of bed support rails breaking, in which children fell from the bed and sustained bruising. Continue reading

New Jersey Firm Recalls Breaded Chicken Product For Possible Listeria Contamination

Class I Recall 055-2014
Health Risk: High Aug 27, 2014
Congressional and Public Affairs

Felicia Thompson
(202) 720-9113

WASHINGTON, August 27, 2014 – TNUVA USA, a Fairfield, N.J., establishment is recalling approximately 8,316 pounds of Mom’s Chicken Extra Thin Cutlets product due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes (Lm), the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today.

The product was produced on August 18, 2013, and shipped to the company’s distributor in New Jersey. FSIS will post complete store locations as the list becomes available on its website at www.fsis.usda.gov. The following product is subject to recall: [View Labels (PDF Only)]

  • 28.8-oz. (1.8 lb.) bags containing “MOM’S CHICKEN EXTRA THIN CUTLETS, THIN-CUT BREADED CUTLET SHAPED CHICKEN BREAST PATTIES.”

Bags bear the Israeli establishment number “209” within the Israeli mark of inspection. The product’s expiration date is February 18, 2015, and bears the following UPC number on the packaging: 843426005866.  Continue reading

UPDATED: CloverSnare™ 4-Loop Vascular Retrieval Snare Recall

Contact
Consumer
Cook Medical
750 Daniels Way
Bloomington, IN 47404
www.cookmedical.comdisclaimer icon
812-339-2235

Media
David McCarty, Director,
Global Public Relations,
Cook Medical
812-339-2235, ext. 2387;
812-322-1805 (cell);
dave.mccarty@cookmedical.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 26, 2014 – On July 10, 2014, Cook Medical initiated a recall of 696 of its CloverSnare™ 4-Loop Vascular Retrieval Snare devices. The device was recalled because of a potential for the loop to separate from the shaft, resulting in loss of device function, potential for embolization of snare fragments and the potential need for intervention to retrieve the separated snare.

Customers have been advised to return the recalled devices to Cook Medical. The recall affects products manufactured between August 2012 and August 2013 and distributed between March 8, 2013 and July 1, 2014.

Model: CloverSnare™ 4-Loop Vascular Retrieval Snare

Model Number: VRS-6.0-9.0

Lot Numbers: 3583416; 3583418; 3583422; 3583424; 3583426; 3583428; 3583430; 3583432; 3583434; 3583436; 3583440; 3583442; 3583452; 3583456; 3583458; 3583462; 3583464; 3583466; 3583468; 3583470; 3583472; 3583474; 3583476; 3583478; 3583480; 3583482; 3583484; 3583486; 3583488; 3583490; 3583492; 3583494; 3583496; 3583498; 3583500; 3583502; 3583504; 4293921; 4293923; 4293925; 4293927; 4319573; 4319575; 4319577; 4319579; 4319581; 4319583; 4319585; 4319587; 4319589; 4319591; 4572365; 3583418X; 3583430X; 3583442X; 3583442XX; 3583464XXX; 3583480XX; 3583486X

Quantity: 696

In six cases, customers reported separation of the loop snare from the shaft during use. The separation was caused by the application of lateral force to the snare in an effort to change the shape of the device. In four cases of separation, medical intervention to retrieve the separated snare was required. Continue reading