Recall Report: Week of December 26, 2016

This week saw a recall on kettle-cooked potato chips, recalls on bakery mix products, recalls on snack foods, recalls on sour cream & chive potato chips, recalls on food mixes, recalls on cattle feed, recalls on veal products, recalls on Cajun style dirty rice and turkey dinner kits, recalls on green bean casserole, recalls on children’s denim jackets, recalls on olives, recalls on Duramycin-10, recalls on macaroni & cheese cup products, recalls on ATVs, recalls on nacho cheese tortilla chips, and recalls on scooters.

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Product Recalls for the Week of December 26, 2016:

  • Herr’s Brand Kettle Cooked Potato Chips: 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. These products were flavored with Chipotle seasoning that contained a milk ingredient manufactured by Valley Milk Products LLC. The milk ingredient is being recalled due to a potential risk of Salmonella contamination. Although no lab tests have confirmed the presence of Salmonella in these products and no illnesses have been reported, Herr’s is voluntarily issuing an immediate recall of these products in conjunction with FDA guidance with an abundance of caution. 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. A list of products and their UPC codes can be found here. 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. Recall Date: 12/20/2016
  • Dawn Food Products Bakery Mix Products: Dawn Food Products is voluntarily recalling limited quantities of bakery mix products manufactured for Dawn by a third party and affected by a recall from Valley Milk Products of milk powder due to the possible presence of Salmonella. As a result, out of an abundance of caution, the company is recalling affected items distributed by Dawn Foods, including the following items which could become available at retail locations. A full list of the affected products distributed by Dawn Foods can be found here. Manufacturing date ranges for these two products are 05-19-2016 through 10-05-2016. All impacted product should be returned to the place of purchase for proper credit. Recall Date: 12/21/2016
  • Bickel’s Snack Foods: Bickel’s Snack Foods, Inc. 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. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been made aware of this recall. A complete list of recalled products can be found here. Recall Date: 12/22/2016
  • Sour Cream & Chive Potato Chips: On December 19th, Route 11 Potato Chips was advised by its seasoning supplier that an ingredient in its Sour Cream & Chive seasoning was subject to a recall. The ingredient, nonfat dry milk powder, was produced in a facility where the FDA identified Salmonella in the environment. Although no pathogenic material was found in the finished product supplied to Route 11, the kettle chip maker decided out of an abundance of caution, to recall its Sour Cream & Chive Potato Chips, 2oz and 6 oz bags, produced with BEST BY DATES beginning with 2/9/17 and ending with 6/10/17. The company is asking consumers to return product to the store they purchased it, for a full refund. If they purchased the product directly from Route 11, please contact the company for a refund or replacement. Recall Date: 12/22/2016
  • Southeastern Mills Food Mixes: Southeastern Mills, Inc. is initiating a voluntary recall of certain quantities of food ingredients and branded food mixes (Southeastern Mills® Biscuit Gravy Mix, Southeastern Mills® Country Biscuit Mix, Southeastern Mills® Buttermilk Drop Biscuit Mix, Southeastern Mills® Easy Drop Cheddar Garlic Drop Biscuit Mix, Shore Lunch® Original Breading and Shore Lunch® Cajun Style Breading) because these ingredients and food mixes contain milk or buttermilk powder purchased from Valley Milk Products, Inc. that is potentially contaminated with Salmonella. The recalled food ingredients are sold by Southeastern Mills to other food manufacturers and further processed into finished foods sold in various food distribution channels. Southeastern Mills is contacting affected customers directly and providing them with complete details of the items impacted. It is noted that the customer may not need to recall if they have a cooking step validated to kill Salmonella. A full list of recalled products can be found here. Consumers who have purchased these products are urged to discontinue use and return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Recall Date: 12/23/2016
  • JES Premium 40 Tubs: Whitestone Feeds, Inc. has initiated a voluntary recall of a single product from its beef cattle feed line. Effective immediately, all JES Premium 40 Tubs are being recalled. A farm located in Alabama reported that five of its beef cows died after having access to the subject batch of cattle tubs. Samples from the subject batch were assayed following a customer complaint. While the exact cause of the death remains under investigation, elevated levels of non-protein nitrogen (NPN) may be the cause. Cattle exposed to elevated NPN may exhibit rapid breathing, tremors and slight incoordination followed by severe incoordination, excessive salivation and labored breathing. Eventually, afflicted animals lose the ability to stand. Generally, if not treated, animals may die within four hours. If producers have animals that have consumed this product and have any of these symptoms, producers should contact their local veterinarian for assistance. In a precautionary move to prevent any further loss of livestock, this particular product will be removed from the line and unavailable for purchase until further notice. The beef cattle product subject to this recall was purchased by two distributors, one in Georgia and one in Alabama, who resold the product to farm supply dealers and ranchers located in Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Florida and Illinois. The cattle feed subject to this recall can be identified by its label, which describes the product as “JES Premium 40 Tub” and includes the product number JES 3104-8. The subject batch was manufactured between September 29 to December 15, 2016, and packaged in 250-pound blue plastic tubs. Cattle producers who have purchased JES Premium 40 Tub labeled as product number JES 3104-8 should discontinue use of the product and return any unused tubs to the place of purchase for a refund of the purchase price. Producers should contact their veterinarian for assistance if their cattle have consumed from tubs of product number JES 3104-8. Recall Date: 12/23/2016
  • Veal Products: Gold Medal Packing Inc. is recalling approximately 4,607 pounds of boneless veal products that may be contaminated with E. coli O26 and O45, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced. The boneless veal and top bottom sirloin (TBS) products were produced and packaged on various dates between August 16, 2016, and October 25, 2016. The following products are subject to recall: 60 pound boxes containing “Boneless Veal,” 2,387 pound bin containing “TBS,” 10 pound boxes containing “Heartland Veal Boneless Leg Cutlet,” 10 pound boxes containing “Veal Boneless Leg Cutlet,” and 10 pound boxes containing “Veal Boneless Let Top Round Cutlet.” The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 17965” inside the USDA mark of inspection. The “BONELESS VEAL” and “TBS” items were shipped to distributor locations nationwide. Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase. Recall Date: 12/23/2016
  • Cajun Style Dirty Rice and Turkey Cajun Dinner Kits: Texas Best Proteins (Farm to Market Foods) is recalling approximately 25,332 pounds of Cajun Style Dirty Rice containing chicken products and Turkey Cajun Dinner Kits containing Dirty Rice due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced. he product may contain peanuts, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label. The Farm to Market Foods Cajun Style Dirty Rice and Turkey Dinner Kits were packaged on 10/27/2016, 11/1/2016, and 11/11/2016. The following products are subject to recall: 32 ounce trays of Cajun Style Dirty Rice with use/sell by dates of 1/15/2017, 1/17/2017 and 1/30/2017, case code 1982; and 32 ounce trays of Cajun Style Dirty Rice within the boxes of Cajun Turkey Dinner kits with use/sell by dates of 1/15/2017, 1/17/2017 and 1/30/2017, case code 1976. The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 950” inside the USDA mark of inspection. The products were shipped to retail locations in Texas. The problem was discovered on Dec. 22, 2016, when the firm was notified by their supplier that the Worcestershire sauce used in the rice product was being recalled because the sauce may contain peanut. The establishment determined the scope of the recall by tracing the use of the recalled Worcestershire back to the October and November production dates. Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase. Recall Date: 12/24/2016
  • Green Bean Casserole: Farm To Market Foods is recalling 26,506 pounds of Green Bean Casserole, because it may contain undeclared Peanut Allergens. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to Peanut Allergens run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. Green Bean Casserole was distributed in Texas at retail grocery stores of Brookshire and sold as 32 oz. retail trays and were included with Holiday Smoked Turkey and Ham Dinner Kits at the retail Deli Departments. The product can be identified in a 32 oz. plastic black tray with a clear type lid with the FARM TO MARKET FOODS LOGO label with the name Green Bean Casserole with the following expiration dates: 01/05/2017, 01/06/2017, 01/08/2017, 01/15/2017, 01/17, 2017, 01/26/2017, 01/30/2017, and 02/17/2017. The Green Bean Casserole was also sold in bulk at the retail Deli Departments in disposable “to go containers.” The purchase dates would be any product after November 7, 2016. The voluntary recall was initiated after Farm To Market Foods was informed by one of their secondary suppliers that an ingredient used to make the Green Bean Casserole, an Ambrosia Brand Worcestershire Sauce was being voluntarily recalled by Schreiber Foods International, Inc. The Ambrosia Brand Worcestershire Sauce was being recalled because the sauce may contain the peanut allergen. The Ambrosia Brand Worcestershire Sauce was distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of the peanut allergen. Consumers who have purchased the Green Bean Casseroles are urged to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Recall Date: 12/27/2016
  • Roland® Manzanilla Olives: American Roland Food Corp., in cooperation with the manufacturer in Spain, is initiating a recall of one lot of Roland® Manzanilla Olives Stuffed with Anchovies, due to a product quality issue that may pose a potential health hazard to those who consume the product. This lot of Roland® Manzanilla Olives Stuffed with Anchovies was distributed nationwide and internationally to food distributors, food service customers, grocery chains, and other retail locations for further distribution or use. Product subject to recall: Roland® Manzanilla Olives Stuffed with Anchovies; Item # 71402; Lot # 95; UPC # item UPC 41224714021 and case UPC 10041224714028; Pack Size 1×12/3.0 ounce; Country of Origin: Spain; Production Code: P1201 and P1130. The recall was initiated after the company received a notification from the FDA. The company has notified the manufacturer of the findings in order to conduct a joint investigation as to what caused the problem. Recall Date: 12/27/2016
  • Children’s Denim Jackets: Tea Collection Inc. is recalling its children’s knit denim jackets because the metal snaps on the jackets can detach, posing a choking hazard to children. This recall involves Tea Collection Inc. children’s knit blue denim jackets with metal buttons and snaps. A tag sewn inside the neck reads “Tea.” Style number 6F22400-405 is printed on a hangtag attached to the garment. The jackets were sold in sizes XS to XL (sizes 2 through 12). Recalled jackets were sold at specialty and other stores nationwide from August 2016 through December 2016. Consumers should immediately take the recalled jackets away from children and contact Tea Collection Inc. to receive a full refund. Recall Date: 12/28/2016
  • Macaroni & Cheese Cup Products: TreeHouse Foods, Inc. announced an amendment to the Best By Dates in its December 11, 2016, press release related to its voluntary recall of certain macaroni and cheese cup products.  The products contain cheddar cheese seasoning which may be contaminated with Salmonella. Recalled products were distributed nationwide through retail stores. A full list of recalled products, their UPC codes and ‘Best By Dates’ can be found here. Consumers who have purchased any of the above products are urged to dispose of or return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund. Recall Date: 12/28/2016
  • Duramycin-10: Huvepharma, Inc., which recently acquired the Longmont Colorado manufacturing facility including the respective FDA registration associated with this recall, is voluntarily recalling 1 lot of Duramycin-10 Soluble Powder, distributed by Durvet, to the consumer level. The product had a stability failure at the 48 month time point. Risk Statement: The product does not have the potential to result in a health risk to any animals that are indicated for use. Duramycin-10 is indicated in calves, chickens, turkeys, and swine for a variety of infections and diseases. The product is packaged in 6.4 oz. packet, with the NDC code 23676 0904The affected Duramycin-10 lot is TSH20002 with the expiration date April of 2017. The product can be identified by the 6.4 oz. packet baring Duramyin-10 in red font and the yellow boxed information describing the product. Duramycin-10 was distributed by Durvet nationwide to wholesale distributors and then further to the retail and customer levels. Huvepharma, Inc. has notified the distributors of Durvet that purchased/sold Duramycin 10 lot number TSH20002 by letter and telephone and is arranging for return/reimbursement of all recalled product that may be remaining in the market place. Distributors/retailers/consumers that have Duramycin-10 which is being recalled should stop using the product and/or discard any product baring Lot number TSH20002. Consumers with questions regarding this recall of Duramycin-10 and/or wishing to return any unused and unopened packages should or contact Huvepharma, Inc. Recall Date: 12/28/2016
  • Suzuki KingQuad ATVs: Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. is recalling its KingQuad 750 all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) because the ATV’s battery can fail and cause the engine to stop running while in use, posing a crash hazard. This recall involves model year 2016 and 2017 LT-A750X and LT-A750XP KingQuad ATVs. “Suzuki KingQuad” and “4×4 750AXi” are on decals on the sides.  The model number is printed on a hang tag on the ATV and on the owner’s manual. The XP model has power steering. They were sold in green, red, camouflage and black colors. Recalled ATVs were sold at Suzuki ATV dealers nationwide from September 2015 through November 2016. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ATVs and contact a local Suzuki ATV dealer to schedule an appointment for a free repair. Consumers with recalled ATVs are being sent a notice directly from Suzuki. Recall Date: 12/28/2016
  • Sportsman 570 ATVs: Polaris Industries Inc. is recalling its Sportsman 570 all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) due to fire hazard. This recall involves model year 2014 through 2016 Sportsman 570 Touring and X2 model ATVs and model year 2017 Sportsman 570 6×6 model ATVs. The recalled ATVs have one or two seats with four or six tires. “Sportsman” and the model type are printed on the side of the steering column and “Polaris” is printed near the front grill. The ATVs were sold in several colors. The vehicle identification numbers (VIN) are printed on the front or rear frame near the back tire. Recalled VIN numbers are at, and a complete list of recalled ATVs can also be found here. Recalled ATVs were sold at Polaris dealers nationwide from May 2013 through December 2016. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ATVs and contact Polaris to schedule a free repair. Polaris is contacting all known purchasers directly. Recall Date: 12/29/2016
  • Nacho Cheese Tortilla Chips: Mikesell’s Potato Chip Company is recalling its 2.25 oz. Nacho Cheese Tortilla Chips because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella,, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. The recalled Nacho Cheese Tortilla Chips were distributed in Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Michigan and Illinois. The product comes in a 2.25 ounce, package marked with UPC # 071104005543 on the back and with a sell by date of FEB0216, FEB1617 stamped on the upper right corner. Consumers who have purchased 2.25 ounce packages of Nacho Cheese Tortilla Chips are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Recall Date: 12/29/2016
  • Joyrider Three-Wheeled Scooters: Glopo Inc. is recalling its Joyrider three-wheeled scooters because the front wheels of the scooter can detach when riding, posing a fall hazard. This recall involves Joyrider three-wheeled scooters for children. They have a low, foot-gripping deck, multicolored handgrips, and an adjustable metal T-bar handle. The scooters are made of metal and plastic and come in a variety of colors. The tracking label sticker can be found on the back of the scooter, with batch PO number of G20140423. Recalled model numbers are: GT5048R, GT5110R, GT5121R, GT5124R, GT5125R, GT5122R, GT5117R, GT5123R.  Model numbers can be found on the bottom of the scooter base, on the receipt and on the packaging. Recalled scooters were sold online at Online at from October 2014 through January 2016 and at from June 2014 through July 2015. Consumers should immediately stop using recalled scooters and contact GLOPO for instructions on receiving a free repair kit. Recall Date: 12/29/2016