Articles by Topic - Recalls

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Online Exclusives: Food Product Recall Insurance: Lackluster Name, Important Service

It's a good idea to get insurance because it’s not a question of if your company will have a food safety violation that may result in product recall, but when.

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News: Recalled Supplements Still Contain Banned Ingredients

The U.S. FDA uses class I drug recalls to remove dietary supplements adulterated with pharmaceutical ingredients that can cause potential health risks. However, researchers recently analyzed 27 recalled dietary supplements and found that one or more pharmaceutical adulterants was identified in approximately 66 percent of these products that were still available for purchase at least six months after initial recall.

Online Exclusives: Combating Food Fraud: The Case for Product Lifecycle Management

Companies need to implement a streamlined process in order to gain and sustain certification

Features: Increasing Risk and Regulation Drives Change in Recall Management

Best practices for creating and testing a response plan in order to minimize damage during crisis situations

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News: Multistate Outbreak of Listeriosis Prompts Cheese Recall

A multistate outbreak of listeriosis has led to the recall of several cheese products by a Wisconsin manufacturer. At least five people infected with the outbreak strain of Listeria monocytogenes were hospitalized; the illness resulted in one death and a miscarriage by a pregnant woman, according to the CDC. The products had been distributed nationwide through retail and foodservice outlets and by mail-order, according to the company.

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News: Frozen Berries Recalled after Hepatitis A Outbreak

An outbreak of hepatitis A that has sickened 87 people in eight U.S. states prompted the recall of an organic frozen berry mix, according to federal agencies. Townsend Farms Inc., of Fairview, Ore., on June 4 announced a voluntary recall on the product, which was sold at Costco and Harris Teeter stores, “out of an abundance of caution.”

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News: Expanded Recall Includes Food Products Distributed to Schools

A recall encompassing 10.5 million pounds of frozen food products includes some items that may have been served in schools, according to the manufacturer of the recalled products. Rich Products Corp., of Buffalo, N.Y., recalled all products produced at its Waycross, Ga., plant with “best by” dates of January 1, 2013 through September 29, 2014 due to possible contamination with Escherichia coli 0121 bacteria

Features: The Business of Recalls: From Booming to Bankrupt

Strategies on how to stay afloat amidst the growing frequency of food recalls

Departments: Rapid Recall Exchange a Vital Tool in Recall Management for the Food Industry

Web-based portal designed to bridge the recall communication gap between food retailers and manufacturers.

Departments: Survival Guide for Handling Food Recalls

A step-by-step approach to handle a recall successfully.




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