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Mexican kashrus information on Los Banquetes Weintraub

December 28, 2016 from KMD Mexico:

A partir del 28 de Diciembre de 2016. Los Banquetes Weintraub no podrán contratar ningún otro evento con la supervisión de KMD. Sin embargo todos aquellos eventos contratados previamente a esta fecha podrán contar con la supervisión KMD. Les suplicamos de la manera más atenta que se comuniquen a la oficinas de KMD para que registremos la fecha del evento ya contratado. Tel:3872-5050 ext 100

Translated by Google translate: As of December 28, 2016 The Weintraub Banquets will not be able to contract any other event with the supervision of KMD. However, all events contracted prior to this date may have KMD supervision. We kindly ask you to contact the KMD offices to record the date of the event already hired.

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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Lenny and Larry's The Complete Cookie brand chocolate chip cookies recalled due to undeclared milk

December 16, 2016 - from the CFIA and additional information on December 30, 2016 from CFIA. The correction for this product is marked by an asterisk (*) below.

The Nutrition Club is recalling Lenny and Larry's The Complete Cookie brand chocolate chip cookies from the marketplace because they may contain milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled products described below. The following product has been sold nationally and through internet sales.

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Lenny and Larry's The Complete Cookie Chocolate chip cookie 1356 g
(12 x 113 g)
BESTBY20170819
and
BESTBY20170826
7 87692 83554 6*
Lenny and Larry's The Complete Cookie Chocolate chip cookie 113 g BEST BY 08.19.17
and
BEST BY 08.26.17
7 87692 83461 7

Lenny & Larry’s, Inc. Conducts Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Chocolate Chip and Coconut Chocolate Chip Complete Cookie Recall Due To Possible Undeclared Milk in Dark Chocolate Chips

December 12, 2016 - from the FDA. :

Lenny & Larry’s, Inc., announced today a nationwide voluntary recall of two flavors of Lenny & Larry’s Complete Cookie products -- Chocolate Chip and Coconut Chocolate Chip varieties – due to the possible presence of undeclared milk in the dark chocolate chips.
The following product is being recalled:

  • 4 oz. Complete Cookie, Chocolate Chip
    • Best by Dates: 7-1-17 to 11-30-17
    • UPC Code: 7 87692-83461 7
  • 4 oz. Complete Cookie, Coconut Chocolate Chip
  • Best by Dates Between: 9-18-17 to 11-15-17
  • UPC Code: 7 87692-83538 6
This recall is limited exclusively to the Chocolate Chip and Coconut Chocolate Chip Complete Cookie varieties and no other Lenny & Larry’s products are affected by this recall.
Consumers who have a dairy allergy should consider discarding these products. Affected product may be returned to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions can contact Lenny & Larry’s at 888–943–4212 from Monday thru Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm EST.

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Vaad Hakashrus of Flatbush Kashrus Alert

Effective Friday 1 Teves 5777/ December 30th, 2017 The Vaad Hakashrus of Flatbush is no longer responsible for the kashrus of:

Chocolatte,1354 Coney Island Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11230

Any use of the Vaad's name or symbol after the above date is unauthorized.
For further details please contact Rabbi Meir Goldberg at 347 203-0289

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Kashrus alert on Assortit Candy, Brooklyn NY

December 26, 2016 from the Vaad of Denver:
Assortit Candy, Brooklyn NY products bear an unauthorized Scroll K symbol on the packaging. The Scroll K does not certify any of the above company's products.

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Kosher Alert Fresh Thyme Broccoli, Cauliflower and Brussels Sprouts

December 23, 2016 from the OU:

Fresh Thyme Frozen Broccoli, Cauliflower and Brussels Sprouts. Fresh Thyme Farmer's Market, Downers Grove IL bear an unauthorized OU:
The Orthodox Union does not certify Fresh Thyme Broccoli, Cauliflower and Brussels Sprouts. Some bags were printed with an unauthorized OU mark. Corrective actions are being implemented.

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Kosher Alert American Spice Yellow Rice

December 23, 2016 from the OU:

American Spice Yellow Rice with Spices, Amrican Spice Trading Company, Miami FL bears an unauthorized OU
The Orthodox Union does not certify American Spice Yellow Rice. This product contains a spice blend that is not kosher. Some labels were printed with an unauthorized OU symbol. Corrective actions are being implemented.

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Bickel's Snack Foods Notice of Voluntary Recall

December 22, 2016 - from the FDA:

Bickel's Snack Foods, Inc., of York, PA is voluntarily recalling all snack products that were made with milk ingredients supplied by one of its' secondary seasoning component suppliers, Valley Milk Products LLC, due to Salmonella contamination. On 12/16/16, Bickel's Snack Foods, Inc. was notified Valley Milk Products, LLC initiated a recall of products made with milk powders or sour cream.
This voluntary recall includes the following products:

  • Bon Ton- Sour Cream & Onion Flavored Potato Chips
    Size: 2.75 oz UPC: 7004000224 Best by Between: 12/26/16-3/20/17
    Manufactured Between: 9/20/16-12/14/16
  • Seyfert-Sour Cream & Onion Flavored Potato Chips
    Size: 2 oz UPC: 7593996049 Best by Between: 12/19/16-3/20/17
    Manufactured Between: 9/14/16-12/14/16
  • Seyfert-Sour Cream & Onion Flavored Potato Chips
    Size: 5 oz UPC: 7593905103 Best by: 1/2/17
    Manufactured: 9/28/16
  • Seyfert-Sour Cream & Onion Flavored Potato Chips Size: 8.5 oz UPC: 7593905033 Best by Between: 12/19/16-3/20/17 Manufactured Between: 9/14/16-12/14/16
  • Bickel's- Sour Cream & Onion Flavored Potato Chips
    Size: .75 oz UPC: 7148700930 Best by Between: 12/19/16-3/13/17
    Manufactured Between: 9/14/16-12/7/16
  • Bickel's-Sour Cream & Onion Flavored Potato Chips
    Size: 2 oz UPC: 7148700602 Best by Between: 1/16/17-3/6/17
    Manufactured Between: 10/12/16-11/30/16
  • Bickel's-Sour Cream & Onion Flavored Potato Chips
    Size: 7 oz UPC: 7148721020 Best by Between: 1/2/17-3/6/17
    Manufactured Between: 9/28/16-11/30/16
  • Bickel's-Sour Cream & Onion Flavored Potato Chips
    Size: 8.5oz UPC: 7148711030 Best by Between: 1/2/17-3/13/17
    Manufactured Between: 9/28/16-12/7/16
  • Bon Ton-Sour Cream & Onion Flavored Potato Chips
    Size: 1.5 oz UPC: 7004004132 Best by: 1/9/17
    Manufactured: 10/5/16
  • Troyer-Sour Cream & Onion Flavored Potato Chips
    Size: 2 oz UPC: 7017500019 Best by Between: 12/19/16-3/13/17
    Manufactured Between: 9/14/16-12/7/16
  • Dan Dee-Sour Cream & Onion Flavored Potato Chips Size: 7/8 oz UPC: 3720000014 Best by Between: 12/19/16-2/20/17 Manufactured Between: 9/14/16-11/17/16
  • Dan Dee-Sour Cream & Onion Flavored Potato Chips Size: 2 oz UPC: 3720000476 Best by Between: 12/19/16-3/20/17 Manufactured Between: 9/14/16-12/14/16
  • Dan Dee-Sour Cream & Onion Flavored Potato Chips
    Size: 8.5 oz UPC: 3720000504 Best by Between: 1/9/17-3/20/17
    Manufactured Between: 10/5/16-12/14/16
  • Troyer-Sour Cream & Onion Potato Chips
    Size: 8.5 oz UPC: 7017500060 Best by Between: 1/9/17-3/20/17 Manufactured Between: 10/4/16-12/13/16 Cabana-Sour Cream & Onion Flavored Potato Chips Size: 5 oz UPC: 7277901085 Best by Between: 3/6/17-4/24/17
    Manufactured Between: 9/20/16-11/9/16
  • Key Foods-Sour Cream & Onion Potato Chips
    Size: 6 Oz UPC: 73296216671 Best by Between: 12/26/16-3/13/17
    Manufactured Between: 9/20/16-12/7/16

Customers who purchased this product should dispose of it immediately. Consumers with questions may contact Bickel's Snack Foods,Inc., toll free at 1-800-888-4646 Monday through Friday between 8:00am and 5:00pm. EST.

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Ingredient Notice: Ghiardelli Semi-Sweet Chocolate Baking Chips

December 22, 2016: from FARE:
Ghirardelli Chocolate Company would like to notify its customers that milk has been added as an ingredient to its Semi-Sweet Chocolate Baking Chips.
This recipe was changed to improve the overall quality and consistency of our Semi-Sweet Chocolate Baking Chips.
Ghirardelli ingredient statements are included on the packaging of all our products, including the Semi-Sweet Chocolate Baking Chips, which now include milk as one of the ingredients. While we work to alert customers to any major changes to recipes, those with allergies or food restrictions are strongly encouraged to check the ingredient statements on our products prior to using.
For more information, please visit www.ghirardelli.com/semi-sweet or contact our Ghirardelli Customer Service Team at 1-800-877-9338, Option 4.

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HERR’S® ANNOUNCES VOLUNTARY RECALL OF HERR’S BRAND OF SMOKED CHIPOTLE FLAVORED KETTLE COOKED POTATO CHIPS AND PEDDLER’S PANTRY SMOKED DRIED CHIPOTLE KETTLE COOKED POTATO CHIPS DUE TO POSSIBLE HEALTH RISK

December 21, 2016 - from Herrs:

Herr Foods Inc. is announcing a voluntary recall of Smoked Chipotle flavored Kettle Cooked Potato Chips under the Herr’s Brand and Smoke Dried Chipotle flavored Kettle Cooked Potato Chips under the Peddler’s Pantry Brand, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.
These products were flavored with Chipotle seasoning that contained a milk ingredient manufactured by a secondary supplier of Chesapeake Spice Co. The milk ingredient is being recalled due to a potential risk of Salmonella contamination.
Product was distributed nationwide through grocery and other retail stores. These products were sold as individual bags. No other ‘Herr’s” products are involved with this recall.

BrandDescriptionSizeUPC No.Best by Dates
HERR’S Smoked Chipotle Kettle Cooked Potato Chips 2.625 oz. 72600 03339 November 13, 2016 thru March 27, 2017
HERR’S Smoked Chipotle Kettle Cooked Potato Chips 8.0 oz. 72600 03420 November 26, 2016 thru April 24, 2017
PEDDLER’S PANTRY Smoke Dried Chipotle Kettle Cooked Potato Chips 2.0 oz. 72600 07789 December 25, 2016 thru March 27, 2017

The packages are gold, white and brown metalized bags. The lot number is located on the front of the package in the upper right hand corner. The UPC number is located at the lower right hand corner of the back panel of the package.

Customers and consumers who have purchased the recalled product should not consume them and should return them to the retailer where they were purchased for a full refund. Herr Foods and other retailers are removing recalled product from the retailers’ shelves. As a result, consumers can be assured that all other Herr’s products that remain on-shelf are safe and not subject to this recall. Consumers with questions may call 1-800-523-5030. Live assistance is available 9am- 5pm EST Monday through Friday.

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Rich Products Corporation Issues Nationwide Allergy Alert on Undeclared Walnuts in Certain Ice Cream Cake Products

December 21, 2016 - from the FDA:

Rich Products Corporation in Buffalo, NY, is voluntarily recalling approximately 6,600 cases of ice cream cake products because they may contain undeclared walnuts.
The affected Ice Cream Cakes were sold to distributors and in-store retail bakeries nationwide.
The products listed below are included in the recall. The UPC code can be found at the bottom of each label, and the Best By date codes can be found on the side of each individual cake unit’s package:

  • 4 LB 8 OZ Jon Donaire Ice Cream Layer Cake (Deliciously moist white cake with rich, creamy strawberries & cream ice cream)
    • UPC Code: 049800 047761
    • Best By: JUN-27-17, JUL-15-17, JUL-23-17, JUL-28-17, AUG-27-17
  • 4 LB 13 OZ Signature Select Vanilla Ice Cream & White Cake (Ice Cream Cake)
    • UPC Code: 021130 114641
    • Best By: JUN-26-2017, JUL-18-17, AUG-01-17
  • 4 LB 8 OZ Jon Donaire Ice Cream Layer Cake (Deliciously moist white cake with rich, creamy vanilla ice cream)
    • UPC Code: 049800 024533
    • Best By: JUN-25-17, JUL-23-17, JUL-29-17
  • 4 LB 8 OZ Jon Donaire Ice Cream Layer Cake (Deliciously moist white cake with rich, creamy vanilla ice cream)
    • UPC Code: 049800 628786
    • Best By: JUL-29-17
  • 60 OZ Rich’s ¼ Sheet White Cake with Vanilla Ice Cream Cake
    • UPC Code: 049800 290013
    • Best By: OCT-20-17, NOV-01-17

    Rich Products Corporation has not received any reports of adverse reactions associated with these products and has issued this voluntary recall action as a precautionary measure.
    The recall was initiated after Rich’s discovered that the ice cream cake layers supplied by a third party supplier may contain walnuts. Rich’s is currently working with the supplier to address the issue and has notified the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of this voluntary recall.
    Consumers who have purchased the specific recalled products are advised not to consume them and to return the products to their point of purchase for refund. Consumers with questions may contact Rich’s Helpline at (800) 356-7094, Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 5:00 pm EST.

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