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Food GMP Newsletter


Barsotti and Trader Joe’s carrot juice recalled due to under-processing

Barsotti Juice Company, Inc. is issuing a recall for specific carrot juices due to being deemed under-processed. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) posted details o


Beef Biltong recalled in Canada following testing finds Salmonella

Eat-Sum-More Inc. is recalling Beef Biltong due to possible Salmonella contamination, as per the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) following test results. The affe


Bread recalled in California and Nevada due to foreign object contamination

Albertsons Companies LLC is recalling certain Signature Select, Athens, and CalPia brand bread due to the presence of metal and plastic shavings in the product. The rec


Mashed potatoes were recalled because of plastic in the product

Bob Evans Farms is recalling specific Bob Evans Original Mashed Potatoes due to potential foreign material, particularly red plastic, found in the product. As per details provided by the Food and D


Enoki mushrooms recalled in Canada following testing finds Listeria

Goldenway International Trade Co. Ltd.’s Enoki Mushrooms are under recall due to potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. This recall was initiated fo


Trader Joe’s nuts recalled following testing finds Salmonella

Wenders LLC, based in Dublin, CA, is recalling specific production lots of Trader Joe's Nuts – 50% Less Sodium Roasted & Salted Whole Cashews due to potential


State warns consumers to not drink Big Brook raw milk because of Listeria contamination

New York officials warn about contaminated raw milk from Big Brook Farm in Lee Center due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The State Agriculture and M


Enoki mushrooms recalled in Canada due to Listeria contamination and consumer complaint

Kam Ding Investment Ltd. is recalling K-Fresh brand Enoki Mushrooms due to potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, as reported by the Canadian Food Inspect


La Fiesta recalls cinnamon due to lead contamination

La Fiesta Food Products, based in La Mirada, CA, is initiating a recall of its Cinnamon Ground .87oz due to potential lead contamination. This product was distributed n


Breakfast burritos recalled in Washington following testing finds Listeria

Jen’s Breakfast Burritos, LLC, in Auburn, WA, is recalling about 144 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) breakfast burrito products due to potential Listeria monocytogen


Illinois company recalls imported cinnamon following FDA warns public about lead in product

Raja Foods LLC of Skokie, IL, recalled its 3.5-ounce packages of "Swad Cinnamon Powder" due to potential lead contamination.

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Florida firm recalls cinnamon due to elevated levels of lead

El Chilar Rodriguez LLC of Apopka, FL, has recalled over 1,500 bags of El Chilar Ground Cinnamon "Canela Molida" sold in 1.25-ounce bags due to potential lead contamina


Aji Mori recalls sauce due to possible contamination with clostridium botulinum

Aji Mori Sauce Corp., operating as Sushi Koo in Los Angeles, CA, has recalled its chillimami sauce due to being manufactured and distributed without oversight from the


Castle Importing cheeses recalled over Listeria contamination

Castle Importing, Inc. in Fontana, CA, recalled specific cheese products due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The FDA reported the recall on Feb. 5, o


Sausages recalled after consumers discover rubber pieces in the produc

Salm Partners, LLC, in Denmark, WI, recalled about 35,430 pounds of Johnsonville turkey kielbasa sausage due to possible contamination with rubber pieces, per the U.S.


Dairy initiates recall action: State testing finds Listeria in raw milk

Sigmon Dairy in Rochester, WA, is recalling retail raw whole milk with Best By dates from March 4 through March 12 due to potential Listeria Monocytogenes contamination


Restaurant complaints about meat initiate 46-ton recall

MF Meats in Falconer, NY, is recalling 93,277 pounds of raw meat products suspected of contamination with non-food grade mineral seal oil, not approved for meat process


Consumer complaints of plastic in Trader Joe’s dumplings instantaneous recall

CJ Foods Manufacturing Beaumont Corporation in Beaumont, CA, is recalling approximately 61,839 pounds of steamed chicken soup dumplings due to possible contamination wi


Roland Foods tahini recall because of Salmonella contamination

Roland Foods LLC, headquartered in New York City, recalled specific production batches of Roland Tahini, comprising 100 per cent Ground Sesame Seeds in 16-ounce bottles


The company recalls pickled products because of the hazard of botulism poisoning

The California Department of Public Health warns against consuming certain jarred food items from Shamshad Food due to potential Clostridium botulinum contamination, wh


11 sick cases were reported in French cheese E. coli outbreak

An E. coli outbreak in France tied to raw milk cheese has sickened 11 children, causing hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS), which leads to kidney failure. Five children fr


More children added to the toll of those affected by excessive lead in applesauce

In the past week, the number of children impacted by high lead levels in specific cinnamon applesauce pouches has increased. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevent


FSSAI moves forward towards providing Food Safety in all Bhawans of States, UTs & canteens

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) is actively engaged in enhancing the food safety ecosystem nationwide through its Food Safety Training and Cert


Salad kits recalled in Canada for Salmonella contamination

A Taylor Farms salad mix was recalled in Canada following government testing that indicated contamination with Salmonella.

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Additional products recalled in association with deadly outbreak of Listeria infections

The FDA has been notified of additional companies to recall products linked to the Rizo-Lopez Foods Inc. dairy recall. 



Merck's MOU with FSSAI receives extension

Merck Life Science has received an extension of its Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), further solidifying


Washington Creamery recalls raw milk for E. coli found in state tests

Cozy Vale Creamery of Tenino, WA, is urging consumers to stop consumption of their retail raw milk and cream products with the best-before dates of 02-18-24 through 02-


Additional products recalled regarding a decade-long outbreak of Listeria infections

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been notified of further recalls for products made with or possessing recalled dairy products from 

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Trader Joe’s, Costco, and other shops are recalling products made with cheese associated with Listeria outbreak

Stores like Trader Joe’s and Costco started recalling products made with cheese and other products linked to a deadly Listeria outbreak.


The number of patients reaches 90 in the Salmonella outbreak linked to charcuterie meats

An additional 40 cases are now linked to a Salmonella outbreak tied to charcuterie meat products. As of February 15th, the CDC reported 87 cases across 30 states, with


Raw Farm cheese connected to multi-state outbreak of E. coli infections

A recent E. coli outbreak, linked to cheese from a dairy with a history of recalls, is under federal investigation. The FDA and CDC, along with state and local health d


Bright Farms recalls salad kits for containing recalled cheese linked to the outbreak

In response to a recall by Rizo Lopez Foods, Inc., BrightFarms is recalling its Southwest Chipotle salad kit with best-by dates from Dec. 31, 2023, through Feb. 22, 202


Kikkoman brings up dark soy sauce specially prepared for India

In a historic move spanning its 350-year legacy, Kikkoman is set to introduce a dark soy sauce tailored exclusively for the Indian market. This initiative underscores the brand's dedication to Indi


ITC Sunfeast Baked Creations introduces a twist to this Valentine's Day with its unique range

This Valentine’s Day, ITC Sunfeast Baked Creations is revolutionizing love celebrations with its innovative #SkipTheRoses campaign. Departing from traditional nor


Simply Fresh recalls dip produced with ingredients recalled connected with deadly outbreak

Simply Fresh Foods LLC began recalling black bean six layer dip for potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
The dip was sold all along Canada under th


Centre orders stock disclosure of rice for traders, big chain retailers

To counter food inflation and speculation, India's government mandates traders, retailers, and processors to declare their rice and paddy stocks by category in all stat


Central Government NCCF starts selling Bharat brand of pulses in Tamil Nadu

At present, 50 mobile vans in each district sell Bharat Dal chana dal directly to consumers in towns and villages. This number will double to 100 soon, with new additio