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Memory Lane and Peanut Corporation of America on American Greed

July 7, 2017 by


by Susan Reef, President US Food Safety Corporation When I started seeing the promos for this weeks episode of American Greed, I just knew I had to see what makes television great. In my case, this is what put US Food Safety on the map. If it wasn’t for Peanut Corporation of America and it’s […]

Jurors hear from FDA investigator in Salmonella trial

August 6, 2014 by


by Doug Powell Jurors in the Salmonella trial heard from the first witness who had direct contact with two of the defendants Tuesday. A Food and Drug Administration investigator testified about what she found inside a Blakely peanut plant. PCA.AIB.certificateAfter the CDC traced a salmonella outbreak to King Nut Peanut Butter made in Blakely, FDA […]

It is time to Put Parnell Behind Bars!

April 17, 2012 by


by Bill Marler on April 16, 2012 I have developed a friendship with many of Stewart Parnell’s victims of the Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) Salmonella outbreak of 2009. Many of them attended a press conference in 2011, where they asked why after two years Parnell was still free? Re-reading internal emails from PCA from […]

Two years after recall, peanut exec looks for way back | |

January 17, 2011 by


As president of US Food Safety Corporation, I lost hours of sleep and valuable time due to the Peanut Corporation of America food recall. This food recall put US Food Safety Corporation on the map and million of followers read what we had to say. Thousands of companies lost millions of dollars and it became […]

Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) rears its’ ugly head again, over a year later.

March 18, 2010 by


This recall is ongoing by FDA. Over a half a million products were affected. Numbers speak louder than words. PRODUCT 1) ZonePerfect Chocolate Peanut Butter All Natural Nutrition Bar 0.72 oz (20.5g) bars 1.76 oz (50 g) packaged in a metalized plastic wrap. Stock # 50395, Lot # 60653B800, 60653B810, 60653B820, 60653B830, 60700B800, 61700B810, 61700B811, […]

FDA didn’t meet its’ goals, no surprise here

May 7, 2009 by


The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is failing to meet its goals for auditing food safety inspections that states do on its behalf, FDA data show, as reported by USA Today. FDA fell short of its goal in at least 17 of 39 states it paid to do inspections in the 2007-08 contract year. That’s 43%. […]

Here it is, my pistachio question of the evening.

April 20, 2009 by


Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) had 1% of the peanut processing business. As of today, there have been 3,912 recalls related to them. Since math isn’t my strong point, if they had 10% of the market that would be 39,120 and 100% of the market would be a whopper 391,200 products recalled. Setton Farms is […]