This is the place to stay up to date with what's happening in food recall and outbreak investigations. Reasons behind the recalls and product withdrawals will be analysed as well as traceback and tracking status as outbreaks and investigations progress, finish and lessons are learnt.
An outbreak of Salmonella linked to pork has prompted the US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA-FSIS) to issue a warning.
Public Health England (PHE), the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), the Food Standards Agency (FSA) and the European Commission are involved in attempting to identify the source...
Ireland has been hit by food poisoning from imported fish, according to a couple of RASFF notifications.
A Listeria outbreak linked to frozen vegetables produced by CRF Frozen Foods has ended, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Food recalls and alerts for a week in July came from England, USA, Canada, Australia, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Norway, Iceland, Sweden, Finland, Netherlands and Denmark.
More than 150 people have been sickened with E. coli linked to salad imported from Italy.
General Mills’ recall of millions of pounds of flour linked with an E. coli outbreak has now impacted other retail products – including some of the firm’s own Betty Crocker...
E. coli O157 has not yet been detected in any food samples, according to Public Health England (PHE) as it continues to investigate an outbreak linked to leafy salads.
Hermanos Cuevas has recalled some of its cooked white beans after links with two cases of botulism in Gerona.
Food recalls and alerts for the first week of July came from England, Ireland, USA, Canada, Austria, Australia, New Zealand, France, Belgium, Germany, Norway and Denmark.
The number of people sickened by an E. coli O157 outbreak linked to leafy salads in the UK has jumped to 109.
General Mills has extended its recall of flours linked with an E.coli outbreak following further illness among US consumers.
Food recalls and alerts for the final week of June came from England, Ireland, USA, Canada, Czech Republic, Austria, Finland, Belgium, Germany, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and Denmark.
Salad has been linked to 32 cases of E. coli O157 infection in the UK, according to Public Health England (PHE).
SunOpta – the business at the center of a sunflower kernel recall that affected snacks manufacturers including Treehouse Foods, General Mills, Clif and PepsiCo – has announced a change of...
Eleven Salmonella isolates with an unusual antigenic type have been identified by the National Reference Laboratory for Salmonella and Shigella (NRLSS) in Greece.
A number of different Salmonella outbreaks and investigations were brought to the attention of FoodQualityNews during a recent event.
Food recalls andalerts for a week in June came from UK, USA, Canada, Australia, Austria, Germany, Norway, Sweden and Denmark.
Saputo has recalled chocolate milk after it was linked to Listeria monocytogenes illnesses.
Mars Chocolate North America has recalled a selection of its Combos snacks over fears they may have been produced with flour containing undeclared peanut residue.
Another major US manufacturer has voluntarily recalled products over fears they may contain undeclared peanut residue.
Food recalls and issues for the start of June came from UK, USA, Canada, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Austria, Germany, Hungary, Norway and Denmark.
Frito-Lay is recalling batches of Rold Gold snacking pretzels over fears they were made with flour containing undeclared peanut residue - just days after Hostess Brands pulled 710,000 cases of...
The list of products being pulled from shelves over fears they contain sunflower seeds contaminated with a bacteria that that causes listeria continues to grow.
Clif, Nature Valley, Quaker and Spitz are among brands that have pulled snack products from US store shelves in the past 24 hours after ingredients supplier SunOpta extended its recall...