Product Recalls

URGENT Class 1 Product Recall Notice Simply Organic Black Peppercorn

Recall Type: Class 1 – This is a health hazard situation where there is a reasonable probability that the use of the product will cause serious, adverse health consequences or death.**

Product:

  • Simply Organic Black Peppercorn, 2.65 oz., UPC 08983618524
  • Simply Organic Daily Grinder, 2.65 oz., UPC 08983618263

Reason: Frontier Natural Products Co-Op is voluntarily recalling these products because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. To date, no illnesses have been associated with these products.

Customer Action: If you have this product at home, please return it to the store for a refund.

Company Contact: Frontier Natural Products Co-op, 1-800-669-3275.

April 7, 2014


 

URGENT Class 1 Product Recall Notice – Fresh Express Italian Salad  

Recall Type: Class 1 – This is a health hazard situation where there is a reasonable probability that the use of the product will cause serious, adverse health consequences or death.

Product: Fresh Express Italian Salad 10 oz. UPC 07127921100 – Sell by Mar 26 2014, Code H071A11A

Reason: Fresh Express Incorporated has voluntarily recalled this product because it may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes which can cause food borne illness. Populations most at risk are pregnant women, newborns and adults with weakened immune systems. No illnesses have been reported. The company is taking this action as a precautionary measure after a single sample in a random test yielded a positive result for Listeria monocytogenes.

Customer Action: If you have this product at home, please return it to the store for a refund.

Company Contact: Fresh Express at (800) 242-5472

Posted: March 29, 2014


 

URGENT CLASS I Recall Notice Effexor XR 150 MG Extended Release Venlafaxine HCl Extended Release 150 mg

Recall Type: Class I – Health Hazard

Products: Effexor XR (venlafaxine HCl) Extended-Release Capsules, 150 mg

  • 30 Capsules NDC# 0008-0836-21
  • 90 Capsules NDC# 0008-0836-22

Venlafaxine HCl Extended-Release Capsules, 150 mg (distributed by Greenstone, LLC)

  • 90 Capsules NDC# 59762-0182-2

Reason: Pfizer, Inc. is voluntary recalling this product because a single smaller peach colored capsule imprinted with “TKN 250″ was discovered in one bottle of Effexor XR (venlafaxine HCl) extended-release capsules lot V130142.

Customer Action: Customers who have this medication at home should stop taking it immediately and return it to the pharmacy or contact STERICYCLE at 1-888-345-0481 for information about returns or reimbursement.

Date Posted: March 7, 2014


 URGENT Product Recall Popsicle Orange, Cherry, and Grape Ice Pops

Recall Type: HEALTH HAZARD – Class 1

Products: Popsicle Orange, Cherry, and Grape Ice Pops – 20 Count  UPC 07756712130

Reason: Unilever is voluntarily recalling 20 count boxes of Popsicle brand Orange, Cherry and Grape flavored ice pops because they may have been inadvertently exposed to milk, which is not listed as an ingredient on the label. Lot codes involved in the recall are JUN0315GBV, JUN0415GBV, JUN0515GBV and JUN0615GBV. No other best before dates are involved in this recall.

Customer Action: Return products to the store for a refund or call Unilever at 877-270-7402 to obtain information about obtaining a replacement coupon for the product.

Posted 3/3/2014


 

URGENT Class 1 Product Recall:   El Monterey Steak & Cheese Taquitos

Recall Type: HEALTH HAZARD – Class 1

Product: El Monterey Steak and Cheese Taquitos – 28 oz.

UPC: 07100740389

Reason: Ruiz Foods is recalling this product because a small portion may have contained beef from Rancho Feeding Corporation. Beef from this company was recently recalled because it was processed without government inspection and may have been unfit for consumption. There have been no reported illnesses associated with consumption of this product.

Customer Action: Return products to the store for a refund.

Company Contact: Consumers with questions may call Ruiz Foods at 1-800-772-6474.

Posted 2/18/14


 URGENT Product Recall Gatorade Whey Protein Bars

Recall Type: HEALTH HAZARD – Allergen Alert

Products:

  • Gatorade Whey Protein Bar – Crème 2.8oz,  UPC 05200010430
  • Chocolate Caramel 2.8oz, UPC 05200010433
  • Gatorade Whey Protein Bar – Chocolate Chip 2.8oz, UPC 05200010432 

Reason: PepsiCo is recalling these products as the labels do not include a statement alerting consumers that the protein bars were manufactured on equipment that is also used to process peanuts and tree nuts.

Customer Action: Return products to the store for a refund.

Company Contact: Consumers with questions may call PepsiCo/Gatorade at 1-800-884-2867.

Posted 2/13/14


 Product Recall Notice Justin’s Maple Almond Butter & Chocolate Hazelnut Butter

Recalled products:

Justin’s Maple Almond Butter – 16 oz. UPC 89445500032

  • Lot Code 188 – Best by Date 7/7/14 Lot Code 190 – Best by Date 7/9/14
  • Lot Code 191 – Best by Date 7/10/14

Justin’s Chocolate Hazelnut Butter – 16 oz. UPC 89445-50004-9

  • Lot Code 191 – Best by Date 7/10/14 Lot Code 192 – Best by Date 7/11/14

Reason: Justin’s is voluntarily recalling the items because they may contain fragments of metal. There have been no illnesses or injuries from these products. No other Justin’s products are involved in this recall.

Customer Action: If you have any of these products at home, please return them to the store for a refund.

Company Contact: Please contact Justin’s at 303-449-9559 X10 or comments@ justins.com.

Posted August 19, 2013


 

URGENT Product Recall Notice Iams Dry Pet Food

The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) has voluntarily recalled specific varieties and lot codes of dry pet food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. No Salmonella-related illnesses have been reported. Consumers should stop using the product and discard it. Recalled varieties carried at ShopRite are listed below. For a full list of recalled products and affected lot codes, visit www.iams.com or call P&G at 800-208-0172. Additional recall information can be obtained by contacting P&G toll-free at 800-208-0172 (Monday – Friday, 9 AM to 6 PM ET), or visit their website at www.iams.com.

Recalled Products:

  • IAMS Healthy Naturals Dry Dog Food - 13.3 lb. – UPC 01901461201
  • IAMS Dry Cat Food – Original With Chicken - 10.8 lb. – UPC 01901461208
  • IAMS Cat Food Proactive Health Original With Chicken – 5.7 lb. – UPC  01901461249
  • IAMS ProActive Health Dry Cat Food Kitten – 5.7 lb. – UPC 01901461250
  • IAMS Weight Control Cat Food - 5 lb. – UPC 01901461268
  • IAMS Indoor Weight & Hairball Care Cat Food - 5 lb. – UPC 01901461278

Posted: 8/15/13


 

 

URGENT Class 2 Product Recall Notice: Lightlife Frozen Veggie Burgers

Reason: ConAgra Foods has issued a recall because the product may contain undeclared milk, a known allergen.

Recalled Products:

  • LightLife Farmers Market Veggie Burger – 12 oz. UPC: 04345480525
  • Lightlife Kickn Black Bean Burger – 12 oz. UPC: 04345480526

Customer Action: If you have this product in your freezer and a member of your household is allergic to milk, do not consume it. Return it to the store for a refund.

Company Contact: ConAgra Food Consumer Affairs 1-877-266-2472.


 

 URGENT Class 1 Product Recall Notice California Pizza Kitchen/Digiorno Pizza

Reason: Nestle USA is voluntarily recalling these items because they may contain fragments of clear plastic.

Recalled Products:

  • California Pizza Kitchen Crispy Thin Crust White 12.8 OZ UPC 07192198745
  • California Pizza Kitchen Limited Edition
  • Grilled Chicken with Cabernet Sauce 14.1 OZ UPC 07192100781
  • DiGiorno Crispy Flatbread Pizza Tuscan Style Chicken 14 OZ UPC 07192102663
  • DiGiorno Pizzeria! Bianca/White Pizza 18 OZ UPC 07192191484

Customer Action: If you have any of these products at home, please return them to the store for a refund.

Company Contact: For more information please contact Nestle USA Consumer Services at 800-456-4394.

Posted: 5/3/13


 URGENT Class 1 Product Recall Notice Real Pasta Inc. – Assorted Pastas

Recall Type: Class 1

Reason: Real Pasta Inc. is recalling assorted pasta products that were processed without USDA inspection. Some of the products may contain soy, a known allergen, which is not declared on the label. There have been no reports of illness due to consumption of these products.

Products: Recalled items may have been sold in the frozen or prepared food department.

  • La Gustosa Meat Tortellini 15 oz. UPC 01532900033
  • La Gustosa Meat Ravioli 13 oz. UPC 01532900066
  • NY Ravioli Round Meat Ravioli 12 oz. UPC 70103433106 NY Pasta Beef Tortellini 10 oz. UPC 66967181166

Customer Action: If you have this product at home, return it to the store for a refund .

Company Contact: For more information please contact the company at 201-552-9242.

Posted: 5/2/13


 URGENT Class 1 Product Recall Farm Rich Foods

Recall Type:  Class 1  – HEALTH HAZARD

Products: 
Farm Rich Philly Cheese Steaks 21 OZ  UPC:   04132235634 
Farm Rich Mozzarella Bites22 OZ UPC 04132237443

Reason: The product may be contaminated with E. coli O121. Illnesses have been reported. The United States Department of Agriculture/Food Safety Inspection Service is continuing to work with federal and state public health partners on this investigation, including the New York State Department of Health, New York State Department of Agriculture & Markets, Food and Drug Administration, and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Customer Action: If you have this product in your freezer do not consume it. Return it to the store for a refund.

Company Contact: For more information, including a full list of recalled products, contact the company’s consumer line at (888) 220-5955 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST Monday through Friday or visit the company website at www.farmrich.com.

Posted 3/29/13


GoldCoast Salad Spread

Recall Type: Class I –HEALTH HAZARD

Products: GoldCoast Blue Crab Spread (8 oz.) UPC 83355500325

GoldCoast Lobster Shrimp Spread (8 oz.) UPC 83355500005
GoldCoast Maine Lobster Spread (8 oz.) UPC 83355500324
GoldCoast Blue Crab Spread (16 oz.) UPC 83355500125
GoldCoast Maine Lobster Spread (16 oz.) UPC 83355500124

Purchased: December 1, 2012 thru January 31, 2013

Reason: GoldCoast Salads has voluntarily recalled these products because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes which can cause food borne illness. Populations most at risk are pregnant women, newborns and adults with weakened immune systems.

Customer Action: If you have this product at home, please return it to the store for a refund.

Company Contact: Customers can direct questions to GoldCoast Salads at 239-253-3310.

February 1, 2013


 Triaminic & Theraflu Syrups

Recall Type: Class 1 – Health Hazard for products listed below:

Theraflu Daytime Warming Relief Severe Cold & Cough 8.3 oz. 30043-046108
Theraflu Daytime/Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough Value Pack 16.6 oz. 30043-641216
Theraflu Nighttime Warming Relief Severe Cold & Cough 8.3 oz. 30043-046008
Theraflu Warming Relief Sinus & Cold 8.3 oz. 30043-640708
Theraflu Day Time Cold & Cough 4 oz. 30043-634504
Triaminic Daytime/Nighttime Cold & Cough Combo Pack 8 oz. 30043-621608
Triaminic Fever Reducer Pain Reliever Bubblegum 4 oz. 30043-643204
Triaminic Fever Reducer Pain Reliever Grape 4 oz. 30043-643104
Triaminic Fever Reducer Pain Reliever Infant Bubblegum 2 oz 30067-644159
Triaminic Fever Reducer Pain Reliever Infant Grape 2 oz. 30067-644059
Triaminic Multi Symptom Fever 4 oz. 30043-639404
Triaminic Night Time Cold & Cough 4 oz. 30043-634404

The recall includes a variety of lot numbers and expiration dates in 2013 and 2014. For a detailed list of the lot codes visit www.novartisotc.com

 Reason: Novartis Consumer Heath is voluntarily recalling certain lots of these products because the child-resistant feature of the bottle cap may not function properly, enabling the cap to be removed with the tamper-evident seal still in place.

 Customer Action & Company Contact Info: Consumers can contact the Novartis Consumer Relationship Center via email at Novartisotc.nchus@novartis.com or call 866-553-6742, Monday-Saturday 8 a.m. – midnight Eastern Time, for information on the voluntary recall and how to return the affected products and receive reimbursement.

 Posted:1/31/2013


 Product Recall Notice: Kinnikinnick Foods Frozen Pie Crust

Recall Type: Class I – HEALTH HAZARD

Product: Kinnikinnick Foods Frozen Pie Crust

UPC: 62013300600 9

Purchased Between: November 19, 2012 – January 17, 2013

Reason: The product contains undeclared eggs. People who are allergic to eggs could experience a reaction if they consume the pie crust.

Customer Action: If you have this product at home and a member of your household is allergic to eggs, stop consuming it and return it to the store for a refund.

Company Contact: Kinnikinnick Foods – 877-503-4466 (Monday-Friday 9:00-4:30 MST)Posted 1/18/2013


 Product Recall Notice: Kellogg’s Frosted Mini-Wheats Cereal 

Recall Type: Class II – Flexible Metal Mesh in Cereal – HEALTH HAZARD

Products: Kellogg’s Frosted Mini-Wheats Bite Size Cereal – 18 oz. UPC – 038000-31829
                     Kellogg’s Frosted Mini-Wheats Bite Size Cereal – 70 oz. UPC – 038000-31921

Reason: Kellogg company is voluntarily recalling these products due to the possible presence of fragments of flexible wire metal mesh in the cereal. There have been no reports of injuries.

Customer Action: If you have this product at home, return it to the store for a refund or replacement or contact Kellogg’s Consumer Service at 1-800-962-1413.

Company Contact: For more information please call Kellogg’s Consumer Affairs at 800-962-1413 or visit their website at www.kelloggs.com

Posted: 10/8/2012


 Product Recall otice Sunland Almond & Peanut Butter

 Recall Type: Class II – there is a remote probability of adverse health consequences from the use of these products.

Products Involved in the recall:
Joseph’s Salt-Free No Sugar Added New Crunchy Valencia Peanut Butter 18 oz – UPC 03307915073
Joseph’s Salt-Free No Sugar Added New Creamy Valencia Peanut Butter 18 oz – UPC 03307915072
Naturally More Organic Peanut Butter – 16 oz. – UPC 85859500020
Naturally More Almond Butter 16 oz. – UPC 85859500019
Naturally More Peanut Butter Crunchy – 16 oz. – UPC 85859500033
Naturally More Peanut Butter, Gluten Free Vegan – UPC 85859500050

 ShopRite Peanut Butter is not produced by this supplier and is not involved in this recall

 Reason: Sunland, Inc. is voluntarily recalling these products because they may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Customer Action: If you have this product at home return it to the store for a refund.

Company Contact: Customers can direct questions to Sunland at 866-837-1018

Posted on 9/25/2012


 URGENT Product Recall Notice – Boulart Multigrain Ciabatta Baguette

Recall Type: Class 1 – Potential Health Risk

Product: Boulart Multigrain Ciabatta Baguette, 11.5 oz. Bread Loaves

UPC: 80022884

Reason: Boulart, Inc. has issued this recall because the product may contain metal fragments. No injuries have been reported at this time.

Customer Action: Return the product to the store for a replacement or refund.

Company Contact: Customers can direct questions to a customer service representative at 1-866-631-4040 (dial 9 for English) ext. 110 or visit http://www.boulart.com.

Posted: 05/19/2012

 


 

URGENT Product Recall Notice Odwalla Monster Chocolate Protein Drink

Recall Type: Class I – HEALTH HAZARD

Product: Odwalla Monster Chocolate Protein Soy Drink and Dairy Protein Shake, 12 oz. – UPC: 14054-13509
Enjoy By dates prior to May 23

Reason: Odwalla, Inc. is voluntarily recalling this product because it may contain peanuts that are not declared in the ingredients. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts and/or tree nuts may run the risk of a serious or life-threatening reaction if they consume the drink. The company has received reports of allergic reactions.

Customer Action: If you have this product at home, please do not consume it and return it to the store for a refund or replacement.

Company Contact: For more information please call Odwalla at 1-877-497-7755 or visitthe website:www.odwalla.com.

Posted:4/05/2012