Food News and Alerts
January 26, 2011:
Ian’s has voluntarily recalled 492 individual boxes of the following products due to a risk of contamination with bacteria known as Listeria monocytogenes: (Food Front does not carry any of the recalled items)
8-ounce boxes of Ian’s Wheat Free, Gluten Free French Bread Pizza with a use-by date of 28Aug2011 and UPC code 7-49512-91572-2 (120 packages impacted)
If you purchase these Ian’s products regularly and have them at home, we recommend that you check the packaging to ensure you are not currently using affected products.
If you do own products with the above specific use-by dates and UPC codes, please return these products to the place of purchase for a full refund. Products that
More information is available on the Ian’s website at www.iansnaturalfoods.com or by contacting Ian’s directly at 1-800-543-6637 or email@example.com.
do not bear the specific use-by dates and UPC codes listed are not affected by the recall, and can be used.
December 20, 2010
Food Front Northwest has removed Nana's No Wheat Oatmeal Raisin Cookies with the Best Sell Date of 09/15/2011. Other best by dates of the same cookie are not affected. This item was only being sold at our Northwest Portland store, not at the Hillsdale location.
Here is more information from the FDA on the matter:
UNFI has announced that walnuts provided by one of their vendors have been voluntarily recalled because of the possibility of salmonella contamination. The walnuts were used the baking of the following Nana's Cookies baked between November 30, 2010 and December 14, 2010:
- Oatmeal Raisin Cookies with the following Best Sell Dates: 08/30/2011, 09/15/2011 and 10/15/2011;
- No Wheat Oatmeal Raisin Cookies with the following Best Sell Date: 09/15/2011;
- Chocolate Chip Cookies with the following Best Sell Date: 08/30/2011;
- Double Chocolate Cookies with the following Best Sell Dates: 09/15/2011 and 10/15/2011.
Again, Food Front NW only carried the Nana's No Wheat Oatmeal Raisin Cookies with the Best Sell Date of 09/15/2011 and the items have been removed from our shelves. The other cookies listed above were not carried at Food Front stores but were affected by the recall.
If you purchased Nana's No Wheat Oatmeal Cookies with the Best Sell Date of 9/15/2011 Food Front NW, please return the item for a full refund.
December 1, 2010
Food Front has removed bulk non-organic nutmeg from its shelves. It was only being sold at our Hillsdale store (not NW). The nutmeg came from our supplier, Frontier. Frontier Natural Products Co. of Norway, Iowa, is recalling nutmeg sold under its own name because of a risk of Salmonella contamination, according to a Nov 30 company press release posted by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The firm said no illnesses have been linked to the products. If you bought this product at Food Front, you can return it to us for a full refund.
More information is available at: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm235300.htm
In the future, Food Front Hillsdale will only carry organic bulk nutmeg, which is not affected by the recall. The NW store carries organic bulk nutmeg.
November 18, 2010
Amy’s Kitchen has recalled Alphabet Soup with the lot number of 30J010 and a best before date of Oct 2013. We've pulled these from our shelves. Other lot codes/ best by dates are not affected. They were incorrectly labeled as gluten free.
November 2, 2010
Food Front has removed Two Moms in the Raw Granola from its shelves. One of their suppliers have voluntarily recalled sunflower kernels out of concerns for possible Salmonella. Mothers in the Raw state that, prior to shipment, their product tested negative for Salmonella, but they are recalling products with sunflower kernels as a precaution. If you bought this product at Food Front, you can return it to us for a full refund.
Oct. 26, 2010: Food Front has removed Hyland's Teething Tablets from its shelfs. If you've purchased these at Food Front, you can bring them in for a full refund.
Standard Homeopathic Company, in consultation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), is voluntarily recalling its Hyland’s Teething Tablets. The company is initiating this recall in an abundance of caution due to an FDA investigation of its manufacturing facility. Hyland’s Teething Tablets are manufactured in the United States and distributed throughout North America.