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We Need Your Stories About USDA Allergen Labeling

Have you had trouble reading USDA food labels for top 8 allergens (milk, egg, peanut, tree nut, wheat, soy, fish and shellfish)? The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Inspection Service regulates meat, poultry, processed egg products and certain foods that contain these products. AAFA needs your story about the challenges of reading these labels to submit to the USDA to prove the need for clearer allergen labeling for the top 8 allergens.

Shellfish Allergy Alert - Melissa's Spicy Edamame

World Variety Produce, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Spicy Edamame Because Of Undeclared Allergens For Immediate Release June 13, 2018 Contact Consumers World Variety Produce, Inc. 1-800-588-0151 Announcement World Variety Produce, Inc. of Los Angeles, CA is voluntarily recalling Spicy Edamame 7oz, because it contains the undeclared shellfish/crustacean allergen “Oyster Extract” ingredient within the spicy sauce packet. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to shellfish run the risk of...

We Need Your Story About Sesame Labeling in the U.S.

Have you had issues with undeclared sesame or sesame hiding in foods? We need your story to submit to the Food and Drug administration to prove the need for allergen labeling for sesame. Send us your examples of the following to advocacy@aafa.org . Foods with undeclared sesame - these are foods where a) “sesame” is not listed in the ingredients, and b) you confirmed separately that there is sesame in the product. Food labels where sesame is listed in the ingredients under an unusual name...

Milk Allergy Alert - Meijer Dill Pickle Flavored Potato Chips

Shearer’s Foods, LLC Issues an Allergy Alert for Undeclared Milk in Meijer Brand Dill Pickle Flavored Potato Chips For Immediate Release June 4, 2018 Contact Consumers Shearer’s Consumer Affairs Department 1-800-428-6843 Announcement Shearer’s Foods, LLC of Massillon, OH is recalling Meijer brand 9.5 ounce packages of Dill Pickle Flavored Potato Chips because they may contain undeclared milk. People who are allergic to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if...

Tree Nut (Almonds) Allergy Alert - Sanders Fudge Mini Bites

Sanders Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Almonds in Fudge Mini Bites For Immediate Release June 1, 2018 Contact Consumers Sanders info@sanderscandy.com at 1-800-651-7263 Media Nakia Mills nmills@sanderscandy.com 586-464-5368 Announcement Sanders announced today that it is recalling its 3.75oz Milk Chocolate Covered Fudge Mini Bites because they may contain undeclared almonds. People who have allergies to almonds run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume...

Milk Allergy Alert - SDQ Trading Cheese Biscuits

SDQ Trading Inc Issues Alert on Undeclared Milk Allergen in Cheese Biscuits For Immediate Release June 1, 2018 Contact Consumers SDQ Trading Inc. 718-453-3838 Announcement SDQ Trading Inc. of 651A Lexington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11221 is recalling its 16.5 oz packages of Cheese Biscuits because they may contain undeclared milk allergen. Consumers who are allergic to milk allergen may run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product. The recalled Cheese...

New Food Find: Nestle Toll House Simply Delicious Morsels

NESTLÉ TOLL HOUSE announced the launch of Simply Delicious Morsels. Simply Delicious Morsels by NESTLÉ TOLL HOUSE ® are made with only cocoa butter, pure cane sugar and 100% real chocolate and are free from the eight major food allergens . They are also free of preservatives, artificial flavors and colors. Simply Delicious Morsels will be on shelves nationwide in June and in two varieties – Semi-Sweet and 67% Dark Chocolate – with a suggested retail price of $4.99. The announcement also...

Tree Nut Allergy Alert - Zoe’s Vegan Tuxedo Fudge Cookie

Dough-To-Go Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Tree Nuts in Zoe’s Vegan Tuxedo Fudge Cookie For Immediate Release May 25, 2018 Contact Consumers (800) 220-2339 Announcement Dough-to-Go of Santa Clara, CA is recalling 20 cases of cookies because they may contain undeclared tree nuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to walnuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. Zoe’s Cookies are manufactured by Dough-to-Go and were sold...

Milk Allergy Alert - Benjamint Crunch Chocolate Bars

Divvies, LLC Conducts Voluntary Recall of Benjamint Crunch Chocolate Bars Due to Undeclared Milk In The Mint For Immediate Release May 25, 2018 Contact Consumers 844-434-8843< Media Susan Acker susan@divvies.com 844-434-8843 ext: 103 Announcement Divvies announced today a voluntary recall of its Benjamint Crunch Chocolate bars due to possible undeclared milk in the peppermint used in the bars. The recall is limited solely to the Benjamint Crunch Bars that were sold online through the...

Milk Allergy Alert: Divvies Benjamint Crunch Bars

Divvies, LLC Conducts Voluntary Recall of Benjamint Crunch Chocolate Bars Due to Undeclared Milk In The Mint For Immediate Release May 25, 2018 Contact Consumers 844-434-8843 Media Susan Acker susan@divvies.com 844-434-8843 ext: 103 Announcement View Product Photos Divvies announced today a voluntary recall of its Benjamint Crunch Chocolate bars due to possible undeclared milk in the peppermint used in the bars. The recall is limited solely to the Benjamint Crunch Bars that were sold online...

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