Recent Agency News
Ferrara Candy Company has initiated a voluntary recall of Brach’s® 5 ounce Almond Supremes with a best by date of 4/22/2017 after discovering that some Brach’s® Almond Supremes packages may include Brach’s® Bridge Mix, a product that contains peanuts and wheat. No other Ferrara Candy Company products are affected.
People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. If you are a consumer and have purchased one of the affected products, please return the unopened product to your retailer for a full refund or replacement. If your package has been opened, you may still return the empty package to your local retailer for a full refund or replacement.
The affected product was distributed throughout retail stores in Florida, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Ohio, South Carolina, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin. Recalled items include:
Description: Brach’s® Almond Supremes, 5oz
Item UPC: 11300 39733
Code Date: 6G23CC33102
Bimbo Recall affecting Nebraska
HORSHAM, PA – Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc. has initiated a voluntary recall of Entenmann’s Little Bites Fudge Brownies (5 pack), Chocolate Chip Muffins (5 pack and 10 pack boxes) and Variety Pack (20 pack) due to the presence of small pieces of plastic caused by a manufacturing failure at a contract manufacturer’s bakery in Illinois. The product being recalled has “Best By” dates, UPC codes and was distributed in the states identified below. In each case, the code number “3098” is printed next to the Best By date on the outside of the box.
Entenmann’s Little Bites Variety – 20 pack (Fudge Brownies, Chocolate Chip Muffins and Blueberry Muffins – Net Weight 2 lb. 2.5 oz.)
To learn more click this link: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm518835.htm
Labor Day Closing Reminders
With Labor Day Closing on Monday, September 5th, ordering has also been affected.
* Sept 5 and 6 orders must be received by 8 am on August 31st.
* Sept 7 orders must be received by 8 am on September 1st
* Monday, Sept 5th orders will be re-scheduled for Tuesday afternoon or Wednesday morning pickup. Please contact Mary to secure a pickup time that works for you.
Organic Cheese RECALL NOTICE
In response to Grassfields Cheese LLC’s organic cheese recall, Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling the product from select stores in the Midwest and South out of an abundance of caution. Grassfields Cheese issued the recall due to possible contamination with Shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC), a bacteria that can cause serious illness in humans.
The recall includes the following types of Grassfields Cheeses: Gouda, Onion ‘n Garlic, Country Dill, Leyden, Edam, Lamont Cheddar, Fait Gras and Polkton Corners which were cut and packaged in clear plastic wrap with scale labels beginning with PLU codes that ranged from 0206151 to 0206159 and "sell by" dates through 9/2/2016.
The products were sold at Whole Foods Market stores in the following states: Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Wisconsin. Not all products were sold in all stores.
Consumers who have purchased any of these recalled products can return them to the store for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact Grassfields Cheese at 616-997-8251 Monday – Friday, 8am - 5pm EST or Grassfieldscheese@gmail.com.
No computer service at the Food Bank of Lincoln
Due to server issues the Food Bank of Lincoln does not have any access to emails or internet; affecting our ordering system since Wednesday, August 3rd. If you have placed or are placing an order, please know that the amounts available are most likely incorrect. This may affect your order and may not be full filled as expected.
We apologize for the inconvenience, we are working on it and try to overcome it as soon as we can but we don't know when it will be resolved.
Thank you for your understanding and patience. Please contact Mariana or Mary via phone if you have any questions.
Food Bank of Lincoln's Computer is Up and Running!