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84,300+ pounds of Marie Callender’s and Molly’s Kitchen products Recalled

May 20, 2016 by


ConAgra Foods Packaged Foods, LLC, a Council Bluffs, Iowa,  is recalling approximately 84,340 pounds of two beef products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. The products were formulated with Worcestershire sauce and may contain fish (anchovies), a known allergen that is not declared on the product label. The frozen beef items were produced between […]

Trader Joe’s Organic Super Sweet Corn & Watts Brothers Farms Organic Mixed Vegetables, Organic Super Sweet Corn, and Organic Peas (sold at Costco) Recalled

May 6, 2016 by


ConAgra Foods is  recalling Watts Brothers Farms Organic Mixed Vegetables, Organic Super Sweet Corn (Yellow/Gold), and Organic Peas and Trader Joe’s Organic Super Sweet Corn due to the potential for these products to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. This  action is being undertaken because the Watts Brothers and Trader Joe’s recalled products contain vegetables that […]

Largest food safety fine ever in US: ConAgra pleads guilty in 2006 Salmonella-in-peanut butter case that sickened thousands

May 21, 2015 by


by Doug Powell By March 2007, Salmonella in Peter Pan peanut butter – owned by ConAgra — had sickened 628 people in 47 states and caused the company to shut down its Sylvester, Georgia, manufacturing facility; the contamination was likely due to a leaky roof and faulty sprinklers. In 2008, I was invited by ConAgra […]

Woman bites into dangerous surprise in ice cream bar

July 30, 2014 by


A Nebraska-based food manufacturer says it is working to obtain a fudge bar from a Midlothian woman to do an analysis after the woman says she found a metal wire in the frozen treat. Michelle Lynam said she often indulges in Healthy Choice fudge bars before bed. “The fudge bars are just the nice perfect […]

Trader Joe’s Pretzel Tale of Antitrust & Breach of Contract

February 22, 2014 by


ConAgra pretzel treats. Photo by Courtesy Photo The Trader Joe’s Peanut Butter Filled Pretzel weighs three grams, measures less than a cubic inch and consists, as its name suggests, of a thin pretzel shell stuffed with peanut butter. It was an unheard-of technological marvel when the Monrovia retailer started carrying them 26 years ago – […]