Aurora Products, Inc. Expands Voluntary Product Recall to Include Certain Private Label Branded Walnut and Trail Mix Products Due to Possible Health Risk

Contact:
Consumer:
(800)-898-1048

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — March 27, 2015 — Orange, CT — Aurora Products, Inc. is expanding its voluntary nationwide recall of certain lots of NATURAL WALNUTS and TRAIL MIXES CONTAINING WALNUTS, because they have the potential to contain Salmonella which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis.

Product was distributed nationwide through retail stores. Product was also distributed in Canada and Bermuda.

No illnesses have been reported to date. Continue reading

Silver Lake Cookie Company, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Eggs In “Easter Egg Cookies”

Contact:
Consumer:
1-800-645-9048

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 27, 2015 – Islip, NY – All lots of Silver Lake brand Easter Egg Cookies, NET WT. 8 OZ (226g), have been voluntarily recalled due to undeclared egg (Allergen) in the ingredients. For people who have an allergy or a severe sensitivity to eggs run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these cookies. The cookies are safe for consumption by those who do not have egg allergies.

The recalled Easter Egg Cookies were primarily sold to supermarkets in the following states: MN, WI, NY, GA, IL, CT, PA, MA, and IN.

There are no reported illnesses to date associated with this recall. Continue reading

Best Foods Inc. Issues Alert on Undeclared Sulfites in Deer Brand Raisin Golden

Contact:
Consumer:
1-732-650-1300 Ext 222

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — March 27, 2015 — Best Foods Inc. 75 Midvale Rd Edison, NJ 08817 is recalling its 7 ounce packages of Deer Brand Raisin Golden because they contain undeclared sulfites. Consumers who have severe sensitivity to sulfites run risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. The consumption of 10 milligrams of sulfites per serving has been reported to elicit severe reactions in some asthmatics. Anaphylactic shock could occur in certain sulfite sensitive individuals upon ingesting 10 milligrams or more of sulfites.

Deer Brand Raisin Golden 7 ounce packages were distributed in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode island, Maine, and New Hampshire, and have reached consumers through retail stores.

The product comes in 7 ounce clear and yellow plastic packages. Some of the packages are marked with UPC number 714760029255.

The recall was initiated after routine sampling by New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Food Inspector revealed the presence of sulfites in the 7 ounce package of Deer Brand Raisin Golden which were not declared on the label.

No illnesses or allergic reaction involving this product have been reported to date. Continue reading

Lands’ End Recalls Children’s Pajamas and Robes Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard (Recall Alert)

Recall Summary

Name of product: Children’s Pajamas and Robes

Hazard:

The pajamas and robes fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

Consumer Contact: Lands’ End toll-free at (800) 300-7487 from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. CT daily or email customercare@landsend.com. Consumers can also visit the firm’s website at www.landsend.com and click on “Recall and Safety Info” for more information, including photos of all styles and colors.

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Recall Details

Units

About 173,000

Description

This recall involves 25 styles of boys, girls and toddler sleep sets, sleepers, pants, nightgowns and robes sold in 100% polyester fleece or knit. The garments were sold in sizes 3 months to 16 (girls) and 20 (boys), and in various colors and patterns. The style number is printed on a tag affixed to the garments’ neck, waist or side seam. Style numbers included in the recall are:

 

Style Number – Description
434255  TODDLER GIRL LONG SLEEVE SOLID FLEECE HOODED ROBE
439935  BOY KNIT SLEEP PANT SET
441286  LITTLE BOY KNIT SLEEP PANT SET
441540  TODDLER BOY KNIT SLEEP PANT SET
444983  TODDLER BOY FLEECE PAJAMA SET
444986  TODDLER BOY FLEECE SLEEP PANT
444991  TODDLER BOY FULL ZIP FLEECE SLEEPER
444999  TODDLER BOY HOOD FLEECE PRINTED ROBE
445595  TODDLER BOY SOLID HOODED FLEECE ROBE
445927  TODDLER GIRL SLEEP FLEECE SET
445930  INFANT LONG SLEEVE FULL-ZIP FLEECE SLEEPER
445933  TODDLER GIRL PRINT HOODED FLEECE ROBE
447284  BOY FLEECE OPEN BTM PAJAMA SET
447285  BOY FLEECE SLEEP PANT
447286  BOY FULL ZIP FLEECE SLEEPER
447287  BOY PRINT HOODED FLEECE ROBE
447288  BOY SOLID HOODED FLEECE ROBE
447352  GIRL LONG SLEEVE FLEECE SHIRRED GOWN
447353  GIRL LONG SLEEVE FULL-ZIP FLEECE SLEEPER
447354  GIRL LONG SLEEVE PRINT HOODED FLEECE ROBE
447357 GIRL KNIT SLEEP TOP
447359  GIRL LONG SLEEVE SOLID FLEECE HOODED ROBE
447361  GIRL SLEEP FLEECE PANT
447362  GIRL SLEEP FLEECE SET
448521  TODDLER GIRL LONG SLEEVE FLEECE GOWN
Incidents/Injuries

None reported. Continue reading

Recall Notification Report 052-2015 (Flap Meat Beef)

Class III Recall 052-2015
Mar 25, 2015

Congressional and Public Affairs
Katherine Scheidt
(202) 720-9113

 

WASHINGTON, March 25, 2015 – Viz Cattle, a Irvine, California establishment, is recalling approximately 6,082 pounds of flap meat due to misbranding, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The products do not list ingredients on the product label; however the product does not contain any undeclared allergens or ingredients of public health concern.

The flap meat beef product was produced on various dates between February 19 and February 26, 2015 and March 2 and March 4, 2015. The following product is subject to recall: [View Label (PDF Only)]

  • 30-lb. cardboard boxes containing “FLAP MEAT TB.”

The products subject to recall bear the shipping marks “MXLS0020” or “MXLS0014” and “TIF 120” inside the Mexican Mark of Inspection.  These items were shipped for institutional use to locations in California.

The problem was discovered during a routine label review when an inspector noticed that the product lacked an ingredient statement.

FSIS and the company have received no reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider. Continue reading