PRODUCT #1:  Cumin Sold at Target & Fresh Market – Nationwide Recall

Contact:
Consumer:
877-321-5852

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — January 16, 2015 — Mount Vernon, Missouri — B&M, Inc. of Mount Vernon, Missouri is recalling certain seasoning blends that contain ground cumin that may contain peanut, an allergen that is not declared on the products’ ingredient statements. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. The recalled products have been distributed by and are sold by Target and The Fresh Market.

B&M, Inc. was notified by one of their suppliers that one lot of Cumin Ground Conventional and some of the seasonings containing this lot had potentially been contaminated with peanut protein.

The products were shipped to retailers from December 1, 2014 through January 7, 2015. The following products with lot codes and Best By dates are subject to the recall.

 

Brand Product Name & Description Lot Number Best By Date UPC
Target Archer Farms Cumin Ground is packaged in a 6oz clear square glass bottle with a silver metal cap and a label weight of 2.8oz (79g). 3381403F Best By:
05 JUN 2017
0-85239-02549-9
Target Archer Farms Cumin Ground is packaged in a 6oz clear square glass bottle with a silver metal cap and a label weight of 2.8oz (79g). 3421406F Best By:
09 JUN 2017
0-85239-02549-9
The Fresh Market Dark Chili Powder is packaged in a 5x7in clear square bag with a zipper seal and a label weight of 2.24oz (63.5g). 3581405R Best By:
25 JUN 2017
7-37094-01841-2
The Fresh Market Dark Chili Powder is packaged in a 5x7in clear square bag with a zipper seal and a label weight of 2.24oz (63.5g). 3641401R Best By: 01JUL2017 7-37094-01841-2
The Fresh Market Dark Chili Powder is packaged in a 4oz clear square glass bottle with a silver metal cap and a label weight of1.85oz (52.4g). 0021503A Best By:
04 JUL 2017
7-37094-20425-9

 The lot number and best by date can be found on the bottom of the bottle or front of bag.

No other spices and seasonings manufactured by B&M, Inc. for Target and The Fresh Market have been affected by this FDA recall.

No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this FDA recall.

Consumers in possession of this FDA recalled product should discard it or return it to the store at which it was purchased for a full refund.  Consumers or media with questions should contact B&M, Inc. at 1-877-321-5852 (Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm CST).

 

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PRODUCT #2:  Ground Seasonings Sold at Harris Teeter

Contact:
Consumer:
Kayce Rice
1-877-321-5852

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — January 16, 2015 — B&M, Inc. of Mount Vernon, Missouri is recalling certain seasoning blends that contain ground cumin that may contain undeclared peanut protein, an allergen that is not declared on the product’s ingredient statements. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. The recalled product has been distributed by Harris Teeter.

Blue Cheese Jalapeno Seasoning 3.7 oz.

B&M, Inc. was notified by one of their suppliers that one lot of Cumin Ground Conventional and some of the seasonings containing this lot had potentially been contaminated with peanut protein.

The products were shipped to retailers on December 1, 2014. The following products with lot codes and Best By dates listed below are subject to the recall.

Brand Product Name & Description Lot Number Best By Date UPC
Harris Teeter, HT Traders Blue Cheese Jalapeno Seasoning is packaged in a 6oz clear square glass bottle with a black metal cap and a label weight of 3.7oz (104.9g). 3301401R Best By:  28 MAY 2017 0-72036-71232-5

The lot number and best by date can be found on the bottom of the bottle.

No other spices and seasonings manufactured by B&M, Inc. for Harris Teeter have been affected by this FDA recall.

No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this FDA recall. Consumers in possession of this FDA recalled product should discard it or return it to the store at which it was purchased for a full refund. Consumers or media with questions should contact B&M, Inc. at 1-877-321-5852 (Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm CST).

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PRODUCT #3:  Veggies by Garden Lites

Contact:
Consumer:
info@garden-lites.com or (718) 439-0200, ext. 627
Media:
Stacey@bendergrouppr.com or Amy@bendergrouppr.com; (973) 744-0707

Garden Lites Kale & Quinoa Soufflé, 7 oz.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — January 15, 2015 — JAMAICA, NY — Garden Lites®, The Delicious Vegetable Company™ owned and operated by Classic Cooking LLC, is issuing a voluntary recall of several products due to the fact that they contain undeclared peanuts. The ingredient cumin provided by a third party vendor was contaminated with peanut allergen. Individuals who have severe sensitivity to peanuts should not consume the designated products as they may run the risk of a serious and even life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

These products were distributed nationwide in retail stores.

Garden Lites Veggie Chili & Cornbread Melt, 7 oz.

The recall affects products with the following lot numbers and UPC codes:

PRODUCT NAME SIZE LOT# EXP DATES UPC
Garden Lites Kale & Quinoa Soufflé 7 oz 32914
33014
35714
5/25/2016
5/26/2016
6/23/2016
7-04863-01730-3
Garden Lites Southwestern Soufflé 7 oz 27814
32214
32314
4/5/2016
5/18/2016
5/19/2016
7-04863-01720-4
Garden Lites Veggie Chili & Cornbread Melt 7 oz 29914 4/26/2016 7-04863-01726-6
Garden Lites Kale & Brown Rice Veggie Bites 9 oz 28014
28114
30114
30214
27414
4/7/2016
4/8/2016
4/28/2016
4/29/2016
4/02/2016
7-04863-03611-3
Classic Cooking Kale & Quinoa Veggie Cakes 6.75 lbs 32314
33614
36314
27414
5/19/2016
6/2/2016
6/29/2016
4/1/2016
7-4863-32511-8

Kale and Quinoa Cake, Inside Label

To date, no illnesses have been reported in connection with this recall.

Customers seeking a refund are asked to send a digital image displaying the UPC code and expiration date on the package/s affected to info@garden-lites.com or they can mail the product packaging to Classic Cooking Attn: RECALL at 165-35 145th Dr., Jamaica, NY 11434 in exchange for a refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 718-439-0200 ext. 627, Mon – Fri 9:00AM To 5:00PM.

Garden Lites Southwestern Soufflé, 7 oz.

 

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PRODUCT #4:  Veggie Burgers by Franklin Farms

Contact:
Consumer:
1-973-808-1540

Franklin Farms Chili-Bean Veggiburger, 4 ct

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – January 15, 2015 – Parsippany, NJ – Franklin Farms is issuing a voluntary recall of certain code dates of Chili-Bean Veggiburgers because they may contain undeclared peanut.

Franklin Farms was notified by a third party supplier that one of the spice ingredients used in Chili-Bean Veggiburgers may inadvertently contain peanut, an allergen that is not declared on the products’ ingredient statements. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume products containing peanut.

This recall affects the following products:

Description (Retail) UPC Code Size Use/Freeze By Dates
Franklin Farms Chili-Bean Veggiburger 044325120050 10 oz (4 ct) 08/03/14 to 09/07/14
Franklin Farms Chili-Bean Veggiburger 044325120050 10 oz (4 ct) 11/09/14 to 03/01/15
Description (Food Service) UPC Code Size Lot #s
Franklin Farms Chili-Bean Veggiburger 705723300306 10.5 lb case (48 ct) 170161, 170343

The date code for retail products can be found on the side of the package sleeve. These products were distributed in the states of CT, FL, ME, MD, MA, NJ, NY, and PA and sold through both retail stores and through foodservice channels.

Though testing has shown no detectable levels of peanut in the products, Franklin Farms has issued a voluntary recall of these products as a precaution. No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this recall.

Consumers with questions or seeking to return product may contact us at 973-808-1540 from Monday – Friday, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.

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PRODUCT #5:  Ground Cumin by NAC Foods

Contact:
Consumer:
201-592-8920

Mimi’s Products Ground Cumin, 1 oz.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — January 14, 2015 — NAC FOODS of Palisades Park, NJ is recalling Ground Cumin, because it may contain undeclared Peanut Protein. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to Peanut run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The affected Ground Cumin was distributed and sold to retailers located in NJ, NY, and PA.

Mimi’s Products Ground Cumin, 9 oz.

The recalled products are packaged in plastic containers under the brands Mimi’s Products and Rosa Maria. Recalled products can be identified by LOT# 2948E which is located under the Expiration Date 3/2017.

  • MIMI’S PRODUCTS GROUND CUMIN 1 OZ UPC 707425-054242 – LOT #2948E – EXP.DATE 3/2017
  • MIMI’S PRODUCTS GROUND CUMIN 9 OZ UPC 707425-032318 – LOT #2948E – EXP.DATE 3/2017
  • ROSA MARIA GROUND CUMIN 6 OZ UPC 707425-160417 – LOT #2948E – EXP.DATE 3/2017

No illnesses have been reported to date.

Rosa Maria Ground Cumin, 6 oz.

Consumers are urged to return product to place of purchase or to NAC Foods located at 239 Commercial Avenue, Palisades Park, NJ 07649 for a full refund. Consumers can contact the company at 201-592-8920 Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 AM and 6:00 PM EST.

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PRODUCT #6:  Cereal by Gilster – Mary Lee Corp

Contact:
Consumer:
618-826-2361 ext. 3283 or 3035
or
573-547-1083 ext. 4135

Market Pantry Honey & Oat Mixers, 18 oz., front of box

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — January 14, 2015 — Gilster-Mary Lee of Chester, Illinois, is voluntarily recalling one lot of Market Pantry Honey & Oat Mixers Ready to Eat cereal because it may contain undeclared almonds. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to almonds run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The only lot involved is Market Pantry Honey and Oat Mixers Ready to Eat Cereal, packaged in 18-oz. cartons which have a Best By date of SEP 30 15 P4 (UPC# 85239-90824). Consumers should return the product to the store for a full refund or discard it.

The product is sold exclusively at Target Stores and was distributed nationwide Gilster-Mary Lee Corp. became aware of the mispackaging after receiving a customer complaint. No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this cereal.

Market Pantry Honey & Oat Mixers, 18 oz., back of box

For questions, consumers can call Gilster-Mary Lee Corp. at 618-826-2361 ext. 3283 or 3035, 573-547-1083 ext. 4135 from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm CST Monday – Friday.

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