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Popular olive oil brands accused of ‘fraud’

June 24, 2015 by


by Mark Koba Class action lawsuits charge three popular olive oil companies are deceiving customers about where their olive oil comes from — and what it’s made of. Sales of olive oil have been steadily rising in recent years. The industry had an annual growth rate of nearly ten percent from 2009 to 2014. The […]

3,200+ pounds of Pork products Recalled

January 19, 2015 by


Food Club Corp. of Key Biscayne, Florida is recalling approximately 3,233 pounds of pork products that were produced in Spain and were not presented at the U.S. point of entry for inspection. Without the benefit of full inspection, a possibility of adverse health consequences exists. The following Sociedad Cooperativa Valle de Los Pedroches items are […]

CDC research shows outbreaks linked to imported foods increasing

March 14, 2012 by


Foodborne disease outbreaks caused by imported food appeared to rise in 2009 and 2010, and nearly half of the outbreaks implicated foods imported from areas which previously had not been associated with outbreaks, according to research from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, presented today at the International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases in […]