A & A Finest Recalls Frozen Pork and Shrimp Dumpling Products due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen

Class I Recall 014-2018
Health Risk: High Feb 21, 2018

Congressional and Public Affairs
Autumn Canaday
(202) 720-9113
[email protected]

 

WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2018 – A & A Finest, a Corona, N.Y. establishment, is recalling approximately 572 pounds of frozen pork and shrimp dumpling products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The product contains egg, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label.

The frozen, ready-to-cook pork and shrimp dumpling items were packaged on various dates between May 2, 2017 and December 6, 2017. The following products are subject to recall: [View Label (PDF only)]

  • 37 cases containing 200 pieces of “PORK & SHRIMP SUI-MAI,” with an Item # of PS24-200, and packaging dates of 05/02/17, 06/23/17, 07/26/17, 11/29/17 and 12/06/17.

The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 34524” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to hotel restaurants in New York.

The problem was discovered on Feb. 20, 2018 during routine FSIS label verification activities. The dumpling wrapper ingredient label includes pasteurized liquid whole eggs and egg whites in the list of ingredients; however, the finished product label does not declare egg.

There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider. (more…)

Triple T Specialty Meats Inc. Recalls Chicken Salad Products Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination

Class I Recall 013-2018
Health Risk: High Feb 21, 2018

Congressional and Public Affairs
Autumn Canaday
(202) 720-9113
[email protected]

 

WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2018 – Triple T Specialty Meats, Inc., an Ackley, Iowa establishment, is recalling approximately 20,630 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken salad products that may be contaminated with Salmonella Typhimurium, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today.

The ready-to-eat chicken salad items were produced on various dates between Jan. 2, 2018 and Feb. 7, 2018. The following products are subject to recall: [View Labels (PDF only)]

  • 3950 lbs. of two 5 lb. bags with “CHICKEN SALAD, PACKED FOR FAREWAY WHOLESALE COMPANY” on the label with a pack date of 01/02/18.
  • 1250 lbs. of two 5 lb. bags with “CHICKEN SALAD, PACKED FOR FAREWAY WHOLESALE COMPANY” on the label with a pack date of 01/03/18.
  • 3700 lbs. of two 5 lb. bags with “CHICKEN SALAD, PACKED FOR FAREWAY WHOLESALE COMPANY” on the label with a pack date of 01/12/18.
  • 2010-lbs. of two 5 lb. bags with “CHICKEN SALAD, PACKED FOR FAREWAY WHOLESALE COMPANY” on the label with a pack date of 01/19/18.
  • 3660-lbs. of two 5 lb. bags with “CHICKEN SALAD, PACKED FOR FAREWAY WHOLESALE COMPANY” on the label with a pack date of 01/24/18.
  • 2770-lbs. of two 5 lb. bags with “CHICKEN SALAD, PACKED FOR FAREWAY WHOLESALE COMPANY” on the label with a pack date of 01/31/18.
  • 3290-lbs. of two 5 lb. bags with “CHICKEN SALAD, PACKED FOR FAREWAY WHOLESALE COMPANY” on the label with a pack date of 02/07/18.

The products subject to recall bear establishment number “P-21011” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to Fareway grocery stores in Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska, and South Dakota.

On February 9, 2018, FSIS was notified by health officials in Iowa of an investigation of Salmonella Typhimurium illnesses. The Iowa Department of Public Health, Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals, and Iowa State Hygienic Laboratory determined that there is a link between the chicken salad from Triple T Specialty Meats, Inc. and this outbreak. Based on epidemiological investigation, 37 confirmed case-patients have been identified in Iowa, with illness onset dates ranging from January 14, 2018 to February 6, 2018. Results are pending on whether the outbreak strain is resistant to antibiotics. The Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals and Department of Public Health issued a joint Consumer Advisory Issued for Chicken Salad Purchased at Fareway grocery stores on February 13, 2018, advising consumers to throw away any remaining chicken salad product. The chicken salad product subject to recall was purchased from January 4, 2018 to February 9, 2018 in various weight containers from the deli sections in Fareway grocery stores.

FSIS continues to work with state and federal health officials to determine if there are additional illnesses linked to this product, including illnesses in states outside of Iowa. This product was sold at Fareway grocery stores in Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska and South Dakota. FSIS will provide updated information as it becomes available. (more…)

Market of Choice Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Egg in Sezam Kale Salad

For Immediate Release

February 21, 2018

Contact

Consumers

Patrick Lowen
 1-541-513-0486

Announcement

Market of Choice of Eugene, Oregon is recalling Sezam Kale Salad because it may contain undeclared EGG.  People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to Egg run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

Sezam Kale Salad was sold in the Deli cases between February 14, 2018 and February 20, 2018 at the following Market of Choice retail stores in Oregon:

  • Market of Choice 2580 Willakenzie Avenue Eugene, OR 97401
  • Market of Choice 1960 Franklin Blvd Eugene, OR 97405
  • Market of Choice 1060 Green Acres Road Eugene, OR 97408
  • Market of Choice 67 West 29th Avenue Eugene, OR 97405
  • Market of Choice 6639 Hood Street Eugene, OR 97068
  • Market of Choice 250 NW Lost Springs Terrace Portland, OR 97229
  • Market of Choice 1475 Siskyou Blvd Ashland, OR 97520

No illnesses have been reported to date. (more…)

Allergy Alert Issued by Sunneen Health Foods for Undeclared Pecan in Vegan Buffalo Chicken Bites

For Immediate Release

February 21, 2018

Contact

Consumers

Sunneen Health Foods’ customer service
 (610)774-9894

Announcement

Sunneen Health Foods is voluntarily recalling mislabeled Whole Foods Market Vegan Buffalo Chicken Bites sold at 13 Whole Foods Market stores in New York and New Jersey because the products contained tree nut (pecan) allergens that were not listed on the product label. The issue was discovered at the distribution center. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to pecans run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

No allergic reactions have been reported to date. All affected products have been removed from store shelves. (more…)

Snyder’s Lance Announces Voluntary Recall of a Limited Amount of 6.5 oz Emerald® Glazed Walnuts Due to Potential Presence of Undeclared Peanuts, Almonds, Cashews and Pecans

For Immediate Release

February 21, 2018

Contact

Consumers

Consumer Affairs
 800-438-1880

Media

Joey Shevlin, Director of Corporate Communications & Public Affairs
 [email protected]
 704-960-0408

Announcement

Emerald® Nuts is initiating a voluntary recall for a limited amount of its 6.5oz Glazed Walnuts product, distributed nationwide, due to the potential presence of undeclared peanuts, almonds, cashews and pecans in the product.  People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

While no illness has been reported, we are taking this action out of an abundance of caution after receiving consumer complaints. (more…)

Monster Moto Recalls Mini Bikes Due to Fire Hazard

Name of product:
Monster Moto Classic 212cc mini bikes
Hazard:

The fuel tank venting system can leak, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
February 22, 2018
Units:
About 1,800
Consumer Contact:

Monster Moto toll-free at 888-698-3508 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at [email protected] or online at www.monstermoto.com and click on Recalls for more information or directly at www.monstermoto.com/recalls .

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves model “MM-B212” off-road mini bikes. The recalled bikes have a black powder-coated, gusset-reinforced, welded tube steel frame. Attached to the frame are two pneumatic tires with steel rims that measure 19 inches by 7 inches, a front fork with shocks, front and rear hydraulic disc brakes, and a head light. The bikes are powered by a pull start self-contained 212cc, 7.5 hp gas engine and have a retractable kick stand. The mini bikes weigh 164 pounds and measure 64 inches long by 32.5 inches wide by 36 inches tall. There are two circular “MM 212” decals on the pull start and the transmission cover located on the left and right side of the bikes, a “Monster Moto” decal on the left and right shock absorbers, and an “MM 212” and Monster Moto logo on the left and right frame gussets.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the mini bikes and contact Monster Moto for a free repair kit or to arrange a free repair at an authorized repair center.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received 38 reports of gasoline leaks. No injuries or fires have been reported. (more…)

Yamaha Recalls Golf Cars and Personal Transportation Vehicles Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)

Name of product:
Yamaha Golf Cars and Personal Transportation Vehicles (PTVs)
Hazard:

The brake cables on the golf cars and PTVs can fail, posing a crash hazard.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
February 22, 2018
Units:
About 161,000
Consumer Contact:

Yamaha at 800-962-7926 anytime or online at www.yamahagolfcar.com and click on the Recall Tab located at the bottom of the page for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves the following model year 2015 through 2018 gas and electric-powered golf cars , PTVs and utility vehicles. The vehicles were sold in various colors including blue, green, red, white, tan and silver. The model and serial numbers can be found on a label under the seat on the left or right side.

 

Model Name Model Year Model Number Serial Number Range
The DRIVE Models

YDRA

(Gas)

2015 JC0 0600101~0606900
JC2 0200101~0211800
JW8 0500101~0516400
2016 JC0 0700101~0706598
JC2 0300101~0312000
JW8 0600101~0614300
The DRIVE Models

YDRE

(Electric)

2015 JC1 0600101~0603300
JW9 0500101~0518300
2016 JC1 0700101~0703500
JC3 0000101~0004700
JW9 0600101~0618100
The DRIVE 2 Models

DR2A

(Gas)

2017 J0A 0000101~0010100
J0B 0000101~0016900
J0D 0000101~0007200
2018 J0A 0100101~0105300
J0B 0100101~0107287
J0D 0100101~0104700
The DRIVE 2 Models

DR2E

(Electric)

2017 J0C 0000101~0011400
J0E 0000101~0002900
J0J 0000101~0001999
2018 J0C 0100101~0105482
J0E 0100101~0101300
J0J 0100101~0100798

 

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using these recalled Golf Cars and PTVs and contact a local Yamaha Golf Car dealer to schedule a free repair. Yamaha is contacting all registered owners directly.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received 285 reports of brake cables failing. No injuries have been reported. (more…)

A & A Finest Recalls Frozen Pork and Shrimp Dumpling Products due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen

Class I Recall 014-2018
Health Risk: High Feb 21, 2018

Congressional and Public Affairs
Autumn Canaday
(202) 720-9113
[email protected]

 

WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2018 – A & A Finest, a Corona, N.Y. establishment, is recalling approximately 572 pounds of frozen pork and shrimp dumpling products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The product contains egg, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label.

The frozen, ready-to-cook pork and shrimp dumpling items were packaged on various dates between May 2, 2017 and December 6, 2017. The following products are subject to recall: [View Label (PDF only)]

  • 37 cases containing 200 pieces of “PORK & SHRIMP SUI-MAI,” with an Item # of PS24-200, and packaging dates of 05/02/17, 06/23/17, 07/26/17, 11/29/17 and 12/06/17.

The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 34524” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to hotel restaurants in New York.

The problem was discovered on Feb. 20, 2018 during routine FSIS label verification activities. The dumpling wrapper ingredient label includes pasteurized liquid whole eggs and egg whites in the list of ingredients; however, the finished product label does not declare egg.

There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider. (more…)

Outdoor Gas Fire Pits Recalled Due to Burn Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot; Made by Yayi

Name of product:
Outdoor Gas Fire Pit Table Patio Heaters
Hazard:

The bowl base of the fire pits lacks a heat shield to protect consumers from burns while turning off the propane tank after use, posing a burn hazard.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
February 21, 2018
Units:
About 58,000
Consumer Contact:

Yayi toll-free at 855-600-9294 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or by sending an email to [email protected] or online  www.china-yayi.com/ and click on Recall for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Hampton Bay 50,000 BTU, 30 inch Cross Ridge Outdoor Gas Fire Pit Table Patio Heaters with model number G-FTB51057B and UPC 6944937601579. The fire pit has an antique bronze finish with a natural slate tabletop and a black base that holds a propane tank. The model and UPC are printed on the product’s packaging.

Remedy:

Consumers should contact Yayi for a free repair kit which includes a heat shield and installation instructions.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received three reports of consumers who were burned while turning off the propane tank after using the gas fire pit. (more…)

Cost Plus World Market Recalls Bleeding Drip Taper Candles Due to Fire Hazard

Name of product:
Bleeding drip taper candles
Hazard:

 The candles’ high flame can ignite the surface of the wax, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
February 21, 2018
Units:
About 8,400
Consumer Contact:

Cost Plus World Market toll-free at 877-967-5362 from 7 a.m. to midnight ET daily or online at www.worldmarket.com and click on “Product Recalls” for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Cost Plus World Market’s bleeding drip taper candles sold in a pack of two candles. The unscented wax candles are black and bleed red wax as they melt. They measure about 10 inches long.  World Market, Bleeding Drip Taper Candles and SKU/UPC 544668/000000544668 can be found on the product packaging.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled candles and return them to any Cost Plus World Market or World Market store for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received two incident reports, including one of a candle catching on fire. No injuries or property damage have been reported. (more…)