Allergy Conference Call

April 19, 2007 at 10:14 am (Allergy News Podcast. Listen free., Allergy News!, almond, Blog & Websites, cooking, food, labeling, medical, USA, Websites)

Have a listen.

I could not get into the conference call, but it is a very educational conversation.

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Allergy Alerts – wheat, peanuts, tree nuts

April 19, 2007 at 10:06 am (alert, Allergy News!, almond, cooking, food, labeling, nut-free, peanut, tree nut, wheat)

WHEAT ALLERGY ALERT
April 18, 2007

Patrick Cudahy, Inc. is recalling “ROSELI SOPPRESSATA” (salami) products
due to undeclared wheat.

The salami products were distributed to restaurants, caterers, and the food
service industry in Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida,
Illinois, Kansas, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Jersey, North Carolina,
Pennsylvania, and Texas.

The product was sold in 10-lb. cartons (containing 4 packages each)
of “ROSELI SOPPRESSATA.” Each label bears the establishment number “EST.
28” inside the USDA seal of inspection. Each package also bears a packaging
date code of “6313,” “6346,” “6356,” “7003,” “7018,” “7026,” “7047,”
“7058,” or “7086.”

Consumers with questions should contact the company at (866) 534-0197.

PEANUT, ALMOND, PECAN, WALNUT, AND CASHEW ALLERGY ALERT
April 16, 2007

Harry & David Operations Corp. is recalling five types of candies because
they may contain undeclared peanuts, almonds, pecans, walnuts, and cashews.

The candies were distributed throughout the United States through Harry and
David Stores.

All lot codes of the products listed below are being recalled. The products
were sold in 6-oz. paperboard boxes with a folded over top. The boxes are
striped in several color variations.

• “Dark Chocolate Clusters The Ultimate Walnut Cherry Caramel Indulgence”
candies in green and cream striped boxes

• “Dark Chocolate Clusters The Ultimate Peanut & Peanut Butter Indulgence”
in red and cream striped boxes

• “Dark Chocolate Clusters The Ultimate Pecan Cranberry Caramel Indulgence”
in dark red and cream striped boxes

• “Whole Almond Confection” in brown and white striped boxes

• “Whole Cashew Confection” in dark red and cream striped boxes

Consumers are requested to return product to the place of purchase for a
full refund. Consumers with questions may phone the company at (800) 233-
1101.

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Almonds alert

February 5, 2007 at 8:18 am (Allergy News!, almond, Canada, nut-free, recalls, USA)

ALMOND ALLERGY ALERT
February 2, 2007

“Café Tasse brand Lait Café” chocolate bar is being recalled in Canada due
to undeclared almonds. It is likely this product has also entered the
United States.

“Café Tasse brand Lait Café” chocolate bar, milk chocolate with coffee
filling, a product of Belgium, is sold as a 45-g bar bearing UPC 5 400219
505405. All codes of this product are affected by this alert.

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Food allergy alert

December 16, 2006 at 7:27 pm (Allergy News!, almond, peanut, recalls, USA)

**THE FOOD ALLERGY & ANAPHYLAXIS NETWORK SPECIAL FOOD ALLERGY ALERT NOTICE**

ALMOND AND PEANUT ALLERGY ALERT
December 15, 2006

“Schär brand Snack – gluten free chocolate wafers with hazelnuts” are being
recalled in Canada due to undeclared almonds and peanuts. It is likely some
of these products have entered the United States.

The “Schär brand Snack – gluten free chocolate wafers with hazelnuts”, a
product of Italy, is sold in a 105 g package bearing UPC 8 008698 005286 on
the back panel. On some packages, the UPC on the back panel may be covered
up with a sticker. These packages have a white sticker on the front panel
which bears a different UPC 8 00869 80528 6. Both UPC codes are affected.
The package contains three individually wrapped 35 g Snack bars. All Best
before dates and lot codes are affected by this alert.

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