Sunday, April 18, 2010

Recall Roundup: April 18, 2010

Here is today's list of food safety recalls, product withdrawals and allergy alerts. The live links will take you directly to the official recall notices and company news releases that contain detailed information for each recall and alert.

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United States
  • Allergy Alert: Westlake Food Corporation (Santa Ana, CA) recalls approximately 140,000 pounds of fully cooked assorted meat products because they contain undeclared wheat starch. The recalled products were distributed to restaurants and retail establishments nationwide.
  • Food Safety Recall: Stop & Shop and Giant Food recall Frozen Spinach & Artichoke Dip because of possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.

  • Consumer Product Safety Recall: Dollarama L.P. (Montreal, QC) recalls Valentine Charm Bracelets after Health Canada testing reveals that the made-in-China product contains very high levels of lead. The recalled products were sold at Dollarama stores from December 2007 to February, 2010.

Some supermarket chains post recall notices on their web sites for the convenience of customers. To see whether a recalled food was carried by your favorite supermarket, follow the live link to the supermarket's recall web site.

*The Kroger umbrella encompasses numerous supermarket, marketplace and convenience store chains, listed on the Kroger corporate home page.

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