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Kosher Alert - Gordon Choice Fruit Cocktail

November 21, 2018 from the OU:

Gordon Choice Fruit Cocktail in Extra Light Syrup and Fruit Cocktail in Pear Juice, Gordon Food Service have an unauthorized OU:
Gordon Choice Fruit Cocktail in Extra Light Syrup (UPC# 093901225306) and Gordon Choice Fruit Cocktail in Pear Juice (UPC# 093901610232) mistakenly bears an OU symbol on the cardboard cases, but not on the individual can labels. The product contains carmine as listed in the ingredient panel. Corrective actions have been implemented. Please note, that the OU does certify a similar product Gordon Choice Mixed Fruit in Light Syrup (UPC#093901118264) and Mixed Fruit in Pear Juice (UPC #093901610348) which correctly bears an OU symbol.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0587

Kosher alert on trailers from Heck Farms, LLC, Independence, MO

November 21, 2018 from Rabbi Joseph Mendelson (Kansas City):

Effective immediately Rabbi Joseph Mendelson (Kansas City) has terminated his kosher certification of all trailers of Heck Farms in Missouri.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0586

Kosher Advisory Lucky Leaf Premium Caramel Apple Fruit Filling or Topping

November 8, 2018 from the OU:

Lucky Leaf Premium Caramel Apple Fruit Filling or Topping, Knouse Foods, Biglerville, PA is missing D - Dairy Designation:
The Orthodox Union certifies Lucky Leaf Premium Caramel Apple Fruit Filling or Topping as an OU D-Dairy product. This product contains dairy ingredients as indicated in the ingredients panel. Some 9.5 lb. pails of this product were labeled with an OU symbol, without the D-Dairy designation. Corrective actions are being implemented.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0585

Kosher Alert: Select Food Products- Ranch Style Dressing 4L DAIRY

November 1, 2018 - From the COR:

Select Food Products- Ranch Style Dressing 4L is missing the DAIRY Designation. This product is kosher DAIRY. Immediate corrective action has been taken.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0584

Kosher Alert Coloma Concord Grape Juice and White Grape Juice Concentrate

October 29, 2018 from the cRc:

Please note that (a) Concord Grape Juice Concentrate and (b) White Grape Juice Concentrate distributed by Coloma Frozen Foods, Inc, Coloma Michigan bear an unauthorized cRc symbol on the label. The items are not certified kosher. Corrective action is being taken.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0583

Kosher Alert iSpice Chicken Soup Base

October 18, 2018 from the OU:

iSpice Chicken Soup Base (35lb. container), iSpice Foods LLC., Jackson AL has an unauthorized OU:
The Orthodox Union does not certify iSpice Chicken Soup Base, a food service item. Some containers were labeled with an unauthorized OU symbol. Corrective measures are being implemented.The Orthodox Union does not certify iSpice Chicken Soup Base, a food service item. Some containers were labeled with an unauthorized OU symbol. Corrective measures are being implemented.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0582

Kosher alert on Roasted Seaweed/Nori Distributed By Takaracom, Queens, NY

October 11, 2018 from the Kof-K:

ROASTED SEAWEED/NORI DISTRIBUTED BY: TAKARACOM QUEENS, NY are NOT KOF-K certified. Corrective measures have been implemented.
For further information call: KOF- K Kosher Supervision, 201-837-0500 info@kof-k.org

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0581

Kosher Alert Sysco Yasou Feta Cheese Vinaigrette Dressing

October 4 from the OU:

Sysco Imperial Yasou Feta Cheese Vinaigrette Dressing, Sysco Corporation, Houston TX has an unauthorized OU:
The Orthodox Union does not certify Sysco Yasou Feta Cheese Vinaigrette Dressing. Some 1 gallon containers of this product were labeled with an unauthorized OU symbol. Corrective actions are being implemented.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0580

Kashrus alert on NORI SEAWEED SHEETS

September 7, 2018 from the COR Detroit:

NORI SEAWEED SHEETS require reliable Kashrus certification due to a concern of being processed on non-Kosher equipment, and also due to a serious issue of infestation. A number of Nori brands have recently been recalled, although they bear a Kashrus symbol, due to either infestation or unauthorized use of the symbol. The following list was issued by the Star-K:

Recalled Nori Brands as of September 5, 2018
[The lot numbers are usually inkjetted on the bag or package.]

  1. Sweet City – Star-K symbol. Two recalled lots: 092520 and 131820
  2. China Mehadrin – CRC (Hisachdus) symbol. One recalled lot: 3200/02426 1803 3242618043 2018 5A3B
  3. Sushi Metzuyan – Star-K symbol. One recalled lot: 121919
  4. Nantong Huaxin Seaweed – All bear an unauthorized Kof-K symbol. Should be considered not Kosher.
  5. Ushia Sushi – All bear an unauthorized Star-K symbol. Should be considered not Kosher.
  6. Sushi Maven - Volover symbol. ALL lots recalled EXCEPT two:
    1. Best by Date: 09/30/2019 may be used.
    2. Best by Date: 01/10/2019 may be used.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0579

Kashrus Alert - All Puree LLC (Middlehope, NY)

September 7, 2018 from the cRc:
Effective immediately, all products manufactured by All Puree LLC (Middlehope, NY), are no longer being certified by the Chicago Rabbinical Council. This includes product bearing the cRc logo.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0578
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