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Mexican kashrus alert on Shell Pride Salmon products

November 3, 2017 from KMD Mexico:

Los productos de la marca LIBANIUS y PANARABIGO ya no cuentan con nuestra supervisión, aún portando nuestro logo.

Translated by Google translate: The products of the LIBANIUS and PANARABIGO brand no longer have our supervision, even carrying our logo.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6119

Food Recall Warning - True North Seafood Company brand Toppers Smoked Salmon Flakes seasoned with lemon and dill recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

November 3, 2017 - from the CFIA:

True North Salmon Co. Ltd. is recalling True North Seafood Company brand Toppers Smoked Salmon Flakes seasoned with lemon and dill from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
True North Seafood Company Toppers Smoked Salmon Flakes seasoned with lemon and dill 113 g 7838 All Best Before dates up to and including November 17, 2017. 0 60719 72255 6

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6117

Setton International Foods Issues Allergy Alert for Undeclared Milk in Select Dark Chocolate Almonds and Dark Chocolate Raisins Products Received from our Supplier GKI Foods LLC

November 1, 2017 from the FDA:
Setton International Foods, Inc. of Commack, NY, is voluntarily recalling select dark chocolate almonds and dark chocolate raisins products. All these products contain undeclared Milk. People with an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of a serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
The recalled retail package items: All Best Before dates

  • Deluxe Dark Chocolate Almonds 20oz. UPC: 034325078741
  • Deluxe Dark Chocolate Almonds 14oz. UPC:034325747661
  • Deluxe Dark Chocolate Raisins 24oz. UPC:034325078758
  • Deluxe Dark Chocolate Raisins 16oz. UPC:034325147669

These products were sold at Price Chopper Stores and Market Basket Stores and distributed to the following states: CT, MA, ME, NH, NY, PA, and VT. The product affected was sold from February 22, 2016 to present.
The recall was initiated after Setton International Foods, Inc. received notification from our supplier GKI Foods of a recall due to undeclared Milk allergen present in the dark chocolate almonds and dark chocolate raisins products. Consumers with a milk allergy who have purchased the above listed products and which do not declare "milk" in the ingredients should discontinue use immediately and return the product to the store where it was purchased for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact Setton International Foods, Inc. at 1-800-227-4397, Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm.

Ed. note: The product bears a kosher dairy designation

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6116

Kashrus Alert on Mouskat Market, Brooklyn NY

November 3, 2017 from the Vaad of Flatbush:

Mouskat Market located at 2613 Avenue U Brooklyn NY, has been sold and effective November 3, 2017 at 3PM will no longer be a kosher establishment. 

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6115

GKI Foods LLC Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Milk In Dark Chocolate Products

October 19, 2017 from the FDA and updated on November 1, 2017 with new product photos:
GKI Foods of Brighton, Michigan is recalling the following products:

Product Column 1Product Column 2
Dark Chocolate AlmondDark Chocolate Banana Chips
Dark Chocolate BlueberriesDark Chocolate Almond Bark
Dark Chocolate CashewsDark Chocolate Cherries
Dark Chocolate CoconutDark Chocolate Coconut Almonds
Dark Chocolate Coffee BeansDark Chocolate Cranberries
Dark Chocolate GingerDark Chocolate Peanuts
Dark Chocolate PecansDark Chocolate Pineapple
Dark Chocolate PowerberryDark Chocolate Pretzel Balls
Dark Chocolate RaisinsDark Chocolate Ginger Snap Cookies
Dark Chocolate StrawberriesDark Chocolate Turbinado Sea Salt Almonds
Dark Chocolate Pretzel NibsN/A

The products are packaged in plastic hanging and stand-up bags, plastic tubs, and cardboard boxes. No Illnesses have been reported to date.
The recall was initiated after it was discovered that the Dark Chocolate Products containing the milk allergen were distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of the milk allergen.
Consumers who have purchased these products will be asked to return them to the place of purchase. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 248-486-0055

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6105

British Kashrut Alert - Juicy Water Drinks

November 1, 2017: From the London Beth Din Twitter Feed:
Juicy Water Drinks now contain grape juice and are therefore Not Kosher

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6114

British Kashrut Alert - All Soft Drinks

November 1, 2017: From the London Beth Din Twitter Feed:
Due to new tax to be introduced on sugary drinks companies reducing sugar content & may add grape juice.Check ingredients of ALL soft drinks.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6113

British Kashrut Alert - Juice Burst

November 1, 2017: From the London Beth Din Twitter Feed:
The following drinks listed on p.90 - 91 as approved Parev when in 500ml bottles are being reformulated with grape juice and are therefore Not Kosher.

  • NK Blood Orange
  • NK Orange & Carrot
  • NK Orange & Passionfruit

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6112

Aurora Products, Inc. Announces Voluntary Nationwide Recall Due to Undeclared Allergens in Certain Dark Chocolate Covered products. This Includes Products Produced Under Aurora Natural Brand and Private Labeled Products Packed by or Distributed By Aurora Products, Inc.

November 1, 2017 from the FDA:
Aurora Products, Inc. today announced a voluntary nationwide recall for undeclared MILK allergens. Five (5) Dark Chocolate products produced under the Aurora Natural brand; Private Label brands listed below and various Private Label brands that indicate they are packed by or distributed by Aurora Products, Inc. are affected. Please refer to the Products, Brands and Best If Used By dates list below.
This voluntary recall is initiated in response to our supplier GKI Foods LLC. of Brighton MI, notifying us that the products they supplied to us did not properly disclose MILK allergens on their labeling.
We are communicating with all warehouses and stores that have received the affected products and instructing them to cease distribution and remove products from the store shelves. Consumers with allergies or sensitivity to “MILK” products should not consume the listed products and may return them to the point of purchase or contact Aurora Products, Inc. with questions at (800) 898-1048 between the hours of 9:00AM to 5:00 PM EST Monday – Friday. Distributors and retail locations should contact Aurora Products, Inc. for instructions on product handling. This recall is being conducted in cooperation with the Food and Drug Administration.

List of recalled products is here.
AURORA BRAND Private Label Products That Use Store Branded Labeling Include: AG Supermarkets, Belmont Market, Boiceville Market, Decicco’s, Graul’s Market, Gourmet Garage, Harvest Co – Op Market, Hurley Ridge, Lees Supermarket, Morton Williams, Palmers Market, Walter Stewart, and Windfall Market

Ed. note: The product bears a kosher dairy designation

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6111

Kashrus alert on Sara Lee Breads

October 26, 2017- from the the Atlanta Kashruth Commission:

Sara Lee: A number of Sara Lee Bread products will be discontinuing their certification. Please check the packaging before purchasing. If you want these products re-certified please call Sara Lee and let them know: 800-984-0989

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6110
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