Consumer Issues & ID Theft / Recalls

  • Hormel Foods issues beef stew recall

      

    WASHINGTON — Hormel Foods Corporation has issued a recall involving its beef stew. Got this at home? Dinty Moore Hearty Meals No Preservatives Beef Stew, 15oz. cans are being...

  • Automakers to recall 5M vehicles for another air bag problem

      

    Another problem with air bags -- and this one is resulting in recalls of up to 5 million vehicles worldwide. Continental Automotive Systems says in documents filed with the U.S. government...

  • Trader Joe’s issues recall due to possible salmonella contamination

      

    Trader Joe’s has issued a recall after learning its store brand raw cashew pieces may have been contaminated with salmonella. What to know about the recall The recall affects...

  • Mandarin oranges sold at Walgreens recalled after possible glass found

      

    Mandarin oranges sold at Walgreens have been voluntarily recalled because of potential glass in the products. Read more: Children's cold syrup recalled Three complaints and one alleged...

  • Blue Bell says there is still listeria in its factories

      

    Last year, Blue Bell Creameries, the maker of Blue Bell ice cream, found itself in hot water after an outbreak of listeria resulted in colossal recalls, as well as the deaths...

  • Beware: Martha Stewart's frying pans may be trying to hurt you

      

    Looks like some of Martha Stewart's frying pans might have a screw loose. Macy's has recalled part of a cookware collection under the businesswoman's label, notifying customers that...

  • Dove recalls holiday chocolates due to allergy concerns

      

    Thousands of the popular Dove chocolates are being recalled because they could cause an allergic reaction. The manufacturer says the chocolates in the 24 oz. bags may contain peanuts, wheat...

  • 2 million bean bags recalled again for second time

      

    More than two million bean bag chairs are being recalled for a second time by the Consumer Product Safety Commission after an inital recall last year went largely unnoticed. Read more: These...

  • Nut butter spreads recalled over possible link to salmonella illnesses

      

    If you buy alternatives to peanut butter, listen up! An Oregon company has issued a recall for 12 types of nut butter, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The recall came...

  • Costco E. coli scare expands to other retailers

      

    The E. coli recall that was originally linked to Costco has expanded to include more states and additional retailers. Read more: Costco chicken salad linked to E. coli cases in 4...

  • Costco chicken salad linked to E. coli cases in 4 states

      

    Chicken salad from Costco reportedly has been linked to cases of E. coli in four states. Details about the contaminated products  According to Seattle's KIRO-TV and The Denver...

  • Tyson recalls chicken wings due to 'off-odor'

      

    Tyson Foods recalled more than 52,000 pounds of chicken wings, because they may have an “off odor” smell, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service...

  • 355,000 cans of SpaghettiOs recalled

      

    Campbell's Soup voluntarily recalled 14.2 ounce cans of its popular SpaghettiOs Original for risk of a potential choking hazard, the company announced Thursday. The recall is for about...

  • 167,000 pounds of ground beef recalled over possible E. coli contamination

      

    A Nebraska-based meat company is reportedly recalling more than 167,000 pounds of ground beef over possible E. coli contamination. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, All...

  • Recall: GoGo Squeez applesauce pouches may contain mold

      

    GoGo squeeZ, a popular applesauce maker, has recalled products after a production malfunction yielded moldy applesauce. From a statement on its website: "We identified an issue...