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Cracker Recall for Undeclared Allergen

April 18, 2014 by


Domega International Co Ltd Brooklyn NY is recalling YF Sesame Flavor Cracker because it contains undeclared peanuts. The recalled YF Sesame Flavor Cracker comes in a plastic wrapped package, 14oz (400g) with the code: PRD: 12/20/2013, EXP 6/30/2015. It was sold in New York City. It is a product of China. UPC:  6920580733416 No illnesses […]

DayLily Recalled for Undeclared Sulfites

April 9, 2014 by


New York State Agriculture Commissioner Richard A. Ball today alerted consumers that Minhang Food Co. Ltd, located at 103 Eldridge Street in New York, NY, is recalling Gorgeous Memory brand “DayLily” due to the presence of undeclared sulfites. This product contains dried lily flower petals used in various foods.  No illnesses have been reported to […]

NYC reforms restaurant inspection system following outcry

March 23, 2014 by


by Doug Powell Less than a year after New York City’s letter grading system underwent a massive rehaul, the Department of Health and the City Council have announced further changes to the system. City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and the DOH announced that restaurants will see a nearly 25 per cent reduction in fines associated […]

Teenage girls mad they got Norovirus; Caribou Coffee confirms 7 staffers sick

March 11, 2014 by


by Doug Powell  A group of teenage girls are speaking out because they say they got dangerously sick after stopping at the Caribou Coffee in Brooklyn Park, and company officials confirm seven workers there had the norovirus. “We usually go there in the morning and grab something before school usually 3 or 4 times a […]

Fancy food ain’t safe food: esteemed New York markets fined for failing safety inspections

October 2, 2013 by


by Doug Powell Foodies may hail Whole Foods in White Plains and H Mart in Hartsdale, but last year state inspectors failed both, giving them the region’s biggest fines for food safety violations. The specialty markets, beloved by some shoppers for their vast aisles of organic and ethnic foods, were cited last year for improperly […]


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