Starbucks coffee energy drink recalled due to possible metal contamination
Back in 2015, PepsiCo Inc.and Starbucks partnered in the distribution of a number of Starbucks drinks in retail stores, specifically their coffee energy drinks. Now, a recall has been initiated by PepsiCo for a number of those beverages because they may be contaminated with “foreign materials”, specifically metal fragments. …
Plant where recalled baby formula was manufactured deemed “unsanitary” by FDA
Just over a month ago we wrote about the recall of Alimentum, EleCare, and Similac baby formula after they were linked to numerous bacterial infections. Parent company Abbot expanded the recall about a week later after an infant tragically lost its life.…
Walmart branded pancake and waffle mix recalled due to a potential foreign material contamination
Continental Mills, the creator of Walmart’s Great Value Pancake & Waffle Mix, has issued a recall of 1 lot of the Walmart branded mix. Since it has a remaining shelf life of more than a year and a half (September 2023), there's…
Jergens moisturizer recalled due presence of bacterium
Numerous varieties of Jergens Ultra Healing Moisturizer have been recalled due to the presence of Pluralibacter gergoviae, a bacterium. Parent company Koa USA Inc. issued the voluntary recall.
Cavendish Farms hash browns recalled due to undeclared wheat
Cavendish Farms Corporation has issued a recall of nearly 450 cases of its Original Hash Brown Patties because of an undeclared wheat allergen. To be exact, 441 cases of their 42.3 ounce packages of hash browns were recalled.
Another hand sanitizer recall has been issued due to the presence of Methanol
Tennessee Technical Coatings has issued a recall of all lots of their one gallon HAND SANITIZER Isopropyl Alcohol Antiseptic 75% after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration found it to contain methanol. The recalled hand sanitizer was distributed to retailers and wholesalers…
70 varieties of beef jerky recalled over listeria concerns
Beef jerky sold by Boyd Specialties of California has been recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes concerns. The recalled jerky was sold in stores in Alabama, California, Connecticut, Michigan, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and Texas.
FDA asks companies to be “Recall Ready” and releases guidance on how to do so
As our laws currently stand, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration can inform a company that their product violates U.S. law and recommend the product be recalled. In order to further limit the public’s exposure to risk though, the FDA is encouraging…
Baby formula recall expanded after another infant’s tragic death
On February 19th we wrote about the recall of Alimentum, EleCare, and Similac baby formula after one child died and a few were sickened by a bacteria known as Cronobacter sakazakii.
Presence of salmonella and rodent activity leads to large Family Dollar product recall
Family Dollar has issued a voluntary retail recall of numerous products shipped from their West Memphis, Arkansas distribution center to more than 400 Family Dollar stores in 5 states (AL, AR, LA, MO, MS, TN). The recall was initiated due to the…
Alimentum, EleCare, and Similac baby formula recalled after link to bacterial infections
The birth of a baby is one of the most stressful moments in an adult’s life. Today’s news is likely to add to the level of stress expectant and new parents are feeling. Alimentum, EleCare, and Similac baby formula have been recalled…