What is the significance of barcoding every single apple in a mountain of fruit at the supermarket? It seems a tedious process when an apple is surely just an apple. But, an apple is much more than what is seen at face value. It comes with a history – a place of origin, a past … Continue reading A barcoded apple is more important than you may realise
Chocolate maker Cadbury has recalled some Caramilk chocolate blocks because pieces of plastic have been found in some of them.
While many food companies are relatively well prepared to deal with product recall, they are under-prepared in the event of a crisis, according to a new survey.
Snack Brands Australia has recalled Kettle Rosemary and Sea Salt and Kettle Sea Salt from Woolworths and Coles stores in the ACT, NSW and VIC because they could contain foreign materials.
The maker of Creative Gourmet’s frozen mixed berries has recalled a batch of its 300g product, after the product was linked to three cases of hepatitis A.
The Best Feline Friend range of cat food, made by an American manufacturer, has been recalled from Australian pet owners, following reports that it has met pets ill.
GS1 Australia has received certification from HACCP Australia for Recall – a product recall notification management system designed to minimise the impact of food recalls.
SPC Ardmona has recalled a batch of tinned tomatoes which have increased pressure and could potentially explode while being opened.
Unilever Australia has recalled 1.25l and 2l tubs of Blue Ribbon ice cream tubs because of fears they may contain plastic pieces.
Cottage Cheese Farm Pty Ltd has recalled Cottage Cheese Farm Goats Fetta Cheese from Cottage Cheese Farm and Middle East Bakeries in Victoria due to microbial (E.coli) contamination.