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Supermarkets stumble in notifying us of food recalls 

February 18, 2020 I’m Business columnist David Lazarus, with a look today at food recalls — and whether consumers are receiving sufficient notice when contaminated goods make it onto supermarket shelves. The U.S. Public Interest Research Group issued a report last week saying most large U.S. grocery stores come up short in notifying customers of […]

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Family Traditions Meat Company Recalls Ready-to-Eat Meat Stick Products

TAFC Clipboard:  Recalling products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens happens too frequently. I wonder what percentage of products get tested by the FSIS, or whatever department is responsible for the testing? It seems as though food companies are using the government as they’re double-check agency, rather than do it themselves. If it’s a small […]

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FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Swedish Meatball Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen

CNAP ClipBoard: RE: “A recall was not requested because it is believed that the products are no longer available for consumers to purchase.” A recall still should have been executed, so that those who still have the product stored in their pantries or stores can return it without incident. Many smaller markets purchase from other […]

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FDA criticized for waiting 6 weeks to announce latest romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak

CNAP ClipBoard: The problem with not announcing it because the lettuce was already past its shelf date and not available for sale, is that most grocers sell produce beyond its shelf date. When it’s too rotted to do that, then they put it in a greatly reduced price section of the produce for poor people […]

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Rastelli Bros., Inc. Recalls Meat Products due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination

News Release Rastelli Bros., Inc. Recalls Meat Products due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination Class II Recall 109-2019 Health Risk: Low Nov 7, 2019 Congressional and Public Affairs Veronika Pfaeffle (202) 720-9113 FSISpress@usda.gov WASHINGTON, Nov. 7, 2019 – Rastelli Bros., Inc., doing business as Rastelli Foods Group, a Swedesboro, N.J. establishment, is recalling approximately 130,464 […]

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Padrino Foods, LLC Recalls Beef Tamales Products due to Mislabeling

News Release Padrino Foods, LLC Recalls Beef Tamales Products due to Mislabeling Class II Recall 107-2019 Health Risk: Low Nov 4, 2019 Congressional and Public Affairs Veronika Pfaeffle (202) 720-9113FSIS press@usda.gov  WASHINGTON, Nov. 4, 2019 – Padrino Foods, LLC, an Irving, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 1,931 pounds of beef tamales because the products may […]

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24,000 Pounds Of Raw Beef Have Been Recalled After Being Deemed “Unfit For Human Consumption”

24,000 Pounds Of Raw Beef Have Been Recalled After Being Deemed “Unfit For Human Consumption” Samantha Holender From Delish Summer is over and more than 24,000 pounds of raw beef products have been recalled. Happy day? I think not. The American Beef Packers, a California based company, recently notified the USDA Food Safety and Inspection […]

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Over 700 pounds of raw beef and pork products recalled due to possible blood contamination

HWH COMMENT: US FOODS. Yeah, they deliver to many local restaurants within a mile radius of me. I see them a lot while walking to do my errands. Guess I better not eat out for a while. Even though I don’t eat this stuff, it gets cooked and served in the restaurants I do eat at. Nobody […]

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123 tons of breakfast foods may contain rocks

246,000 pounds of frozen breakfast wraps recalled as they may contain small rocks Tanya Edwards,Yahoo Lifestyle El Monterey brand frozen breakfast wraps are being recalled to the tune of more than 246,000 pounds. The wraps, which are sold nationwide, are being recalled over fears the bacon may be contaminated with extraneous materials, including small rocks. […]