Friday, March 7, 2008

News Round Up

Ford recalls Louisville-made trucks
Bizjournals.com - Charlotte,NC,USA
Covered in the recall are F-250, F-350, F-440 and F-550 Super Duty trucks, which are built at Louisville's Kentucky Truck Plant. ...

Consumers burned by Hamilton Beach toaster recall
AFP - OTTAWA (AFP) — Leading kitchen appliances maker Hamilton Beach Brands announced Thursday a recall of 40000 toasters in Canada because of a possible fire ...

Aunt Jemima Pancake Mix Recall
WENY-TV - Elmira,NY,USA
A limited amount of three varities of Aunt Jemima pancake and waffle mix are being recalled because of potential salmonella poisoning. ...

Lawmakers demand USDA list beef recall stores
Reuters - USA
The meat from the recall, the largest in US history, was delivered to just under 10000 suppliers who later distributed the product to restaurants, ...

Heinz recalls Boston Market lasagna with questionable beef
Bizjournals.com - Charlotte,NC,USA... Co. is recalling approximately 40000 cases of Boston Market brand lasagna with meat sauce after discovering that the beef was part of a major recall. ...

Combi USA Recalls Child Car Seats
Houston Chronicle - United States"In the meantime, Combi recommends that consumers use the Combi Centre and Shuttle without the base until the retrofit kit is installed," the recall notice ...

Beef Recall Expanded To Spaghetti Sauce
KCCI.com - Des Moines,IA,USA
HARTFORD -- Connecticut's Department of Consumer Protection announced on Monday it is expanding its Hunt's beef recall to the company's spaghetti sauce. ...

Retracing the Beef-Supply Trail
Wall Street Journal - USA
By JULIE JARGON As food makers scramble to comply with the nation's largest beef recall, their system of data collection -- which can trace the origin of ...

Harzardous sunglasses recall
NEWS.com.au - Australia
ABOUT 40000 pairs of sunglasses with a "vision hazard" have been recalled after being given away free with Marie Claire magazine. ...

Nibbles: Junk food out in South Korea, fish recall and linking ...
CalorieLab Calorie Counter News - Las Vegas,NV,USA
After a Pennsylvania family found pills in Gorton’s fish fillets, the company has issued a recall of about 1000 cases of frozen fish sold in 10 states. ...

Seafood Recall
WKRG-TV - Mobile,AL,USA
By Jamie Burch Gorton's is voluntarily recalling its six packs of Crispy Battered Fish Fillets after a family found pills in the frozen fish. ...

Beef recall spurs firing of 2 USDA employees
DVM - Cleveland,OH,USA
The employees, suspended with pay, had monitored the Westland/Hallmark Meat Company plant responsible for the recall of 143 million pounds of beef last ...

Salmonella Sprout Recall in Six Western States
InjuryBoard.com - Tampa,FL,USA
On company involved in the recall, Salad Cosmo USA Corporation of Dixon, California distributed its product in retail stores Save Mart Supermarket and ...

Trader Joe's Implements Recall Of Questionable Alfalfa Sprouts
KNBC.com - Los Angeles,CA,USA
The sprout recall comes a day after growers in the Sacramento area reported that bulk shipments of alfalfa sprouts to packaging companies may have been ...

FDA update on heparin recall
Food Consumer - Lisle,IL,USA
The below is what the FDA said on Feb 28 about the recall. * Baxter Healthcare Corporation has extended its recall of multi-dose vials of heparin sodium for ...

2 meat inspectors suspended at Calif. plant blamed in recall
USA Today - USA
The US Department of Agriculture has suspended a veterinarian and at least one federal meat inspector in the wake of the largest beef recall in the nation's ...

Alfalfa-sprout recall hits Save Mart
Bizjournals.com - Charlotte,NC,USA
Save Mart Supermarkets has pulled Salad Cosmo USA Corp. alfalfa sprouts from its store shelves after the vendor recalled the produce because of possible ...

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