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The following kashrus alert is from the OU on October 24, 2013.

INLICO Waffeln (all varieties), INLICO Sussen, Germany:
INLICO is distributing a variety of wafers in Germany with an unauthorized OU Symbol. The label is in the German and Russian languages. Corrective actions are being implemented.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A4393

The following health alert is from FDA on October 25, 2013.

Kraft Foods Group is voluntarily recalling some varieties of Kraft and Polly-O String Cheese and String Cheese Twists products. These products may spoil before their "Best When Used By" code dates, leading to product discoloration. The affected products all have code dates from October 25, 2013 through February 11, 2014.
Approximately 735,000 cases of the affected product were shipped to customers across the United States. The affected product was not distributed in Canada.
Ed. note:Some of the recalled products are certified as kosher, dairy (cholov stam) by the OU. The complete list can be found at the FDA website.
The following varieties that bear an OU-D are being recalled:

Name of ProductSizePackage UPCCode Dates
Polly-O 2% String Cheese20 oz7104000057225 OCT 2013 – 11 FEB 2014
Polly-O Low Moisture Part Skim Jalapeno String Cheese10 oz7104000058925 OCT 2013 – 11 FEB 2014
Polly-O Low Moisture Part Skim Tomato Basil String Cheese10 oz7104000059625 OCT 2013 – 11 FEB 2014

Consumers can find the "Best When Used By" date on the back of multi-count packages toward the bottom. For string cheese products labeled for individual sale, the "Best When Used By" date is on the bottom front of the package.

No other Kraft or Polly-O String Cheese or String Cheese Twists products -- or any other Kraft Foods or Polly-O products -- are being recalled.

Kraft is conducting this recall after receiving several reports from consumers of premature spoilage of some of the string cheese products listed above. Kraft has ceased the production and distribution of the affected products from the relevant facility as the company continues its investigation to resolve the problem.

Consumers who purchased any product listed above should not eat it. They should return it to the store where purchased for an exchange or full refund. Consumers also can contact Kraft Foods Consumer Relations at 1-800-816-9432 between 9 am and 6 pm (Eastern).

The affected product was produced in Campbell, NY.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A4391

The following Australian kashrus alert is from the OU on October 23, 2013.

Jen’s Noodles (pre-cooked in bag), Jen's Noodles, Queensland Australia is not certified by the Orthodox Union and bears an unauthorized OU symbol. This product is being sold in Australia. Corrective actions have been implemented.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A4390

The following kashrus alert is from the KSA on October 24, 2013.

Fresh & Easy Pumpkin Praline Pound Cake manufactured for Fresh & Easy, was inadvertently marked as "KSA-Pareve" and it should be marked as "KSA-Dairy". The product is in fact DAIRY. Corrective measures have been taken.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A4389

The following kashrus alert is from the KSA posted on October 23, 2013.

All consumer product distributed by Innomark, and Nutribiotic, bearing the KSA, are to be considered unauthorized.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A4387

The following kashrus alert is from the OK on October 22, 2013.

Please be advised that Honey Glazed Sesame Almonds and Honey Glazed Pecans sold at NetCost stores bear an unauthorized OK symbol on the labels. These products are NOT certified by OK Kosher Certification. The products are being removed from store shelves and labeling is being corrected. If you see any mislabeled product, please contact the OK at (718)756-7500 or info@ok.org

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A4382

The following kashrus alert is from the OK Kosher Certification on October 21, 2013 with additional infomration on October 22, 2013.

RIQUEZAS DEL MAR (M & R Distribution Inc) (Republic of Panama) is distributing Salmon Ahumado Premium bearing the OK kosher symbol on the labels. This product is NOT certified by OK Kosher Certification. Corrective measures are being taken
Ed. note: The company is certified by One Kosher International of Mexico.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A4378

The following kashrus alert is from the KSA posted on October 22, 2013.

Cuties Juice Tangerine Protein Mango + Other Fruits manufactured by Califia Farms, was inadvertently marked as "KSA-KOSHER" and it should be marked as "KSA-Dairy". The product is in fact DAIRY. Corrective measures have been taken.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A4386

The following kashrus alert is from the KSA posted on October 22, 2013.

Nutra/Balance Grape Juice+Fibre contains a non-kosher ingredient and should not be used. Corrective measures have been taken.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A4385

The following kashrus alert is from the KSA posted on October 22, 2013.

All products manufactured by A Perfect Pear are not certified by KSA. Corrective measures have been taken.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A4384
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