Consumer Alerts & Advisories

The Following OU Kosher Advisories and Alerts were released by the Orthodox Union's Kosher Division on the date indicated.

Please remember to always check the label before purchasing any item that needs kosher certification!

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Consumer Alerts

June 30, 2009

Rock N Roll Gourmet

Brands: Rock N Roll Gourmet
Products: Hippie Chips – Lime Is On My Side Cracked Pepper
Company: Rock N Roll Gourmet -Venice, CA
Issue:

This product contains dairy ingredients as listed on the ingredient panel but the dairy designation has been inadvertently omitted. Future packaging will be revised.

June 30, 2009

Procter & Gamble Pringles

Brands: Pringles
Products: BBQ flavored Pringles Honey Mustard flavored Pringles Original Flavor Pringles Reduced Fat Original Flavor Pringles
Company: Procter & Gamble
Issue:

The above products bear an OU symbol, which indicates that the products are pareve. These products may also have a Hebrew text that was not authorized by the OU which states that the product is dairy. In fact, the products are pareve, and the Hebrew statement is not correct.

June 22, 2009

Williams-Sonoma

Brands: Williams-Sonoma
Products: Chipotle Almonds Sweet Spiced Pecans
Company: Williams-Sonoma, Inc. – San Francisco, CA
Issue:

The above mentioned products contain dairy ingredients as listed on the ingredient panel but the dairy designation has been inadvertently omitted. Future packaging will be revised.

June 15, 2009

Food Lion Salsa Con Queso

Brands: Food Lion
Products: Salsa Con Queso UPC: 35826 04798
Company: Food Lion, LLC-Salisbury, NC
Issue:

This product bears an unauthorized OU symbol and corrective action is being taken. Consumers spotting this product are requested to contact the Orthodox Union at 212-613-8241 or via email at kashalerts@ou.org.

June 12, 2009

Foodtown Rice Cakes- Caramel Made with Whole Grain

Brands: Foodtown
Products: Rice Cakes- Caramel Made with Whole Grain
Company: Foodtown, Inc. - Avenel, NJ
Issue:

This product contains dairy ingredients as listed on the ingredient panel but the dairy designation has been inadvertently omitted. Future packaging will be revised.

June 10, 2009

Danish Style Butter Cookies

Brands: Veronica Bianca
Products: Danish Style Butter Cookies
Company: American Food & Beverage Inc. – East Brunswick, NJ
Issue:

This product bears an unauthorized OU symbol. Consumers spotting this product are requested to contact the Orthodox Union at 212-613-8241 or via email at kashalerts@ou.org

June 10, 2009

Instant Hot Cocoa Mix – Milk Chocolate Flavor

Brands: Shop Rite
Products: Instant Hot Cocoa Mix - Milk Chocolate Flavor UPC: 4119001760
Company: Wakefern Food Corp.
Issue:

A limited amount of this OU-D certified product was inadvertently sold with packets containing non-kosher marshmallows. Affected product is limited to those products bearing the date code Oct. 30 10. Consumers should contact their Rabbi to determine the status of utensils that have come in contact with the above product.

June 10, 2009

Jalapeno Jack Flavored Seven Grain Chips

Brands: Eating Right
Products: Jalapeno Jack Flavored Seven Grain Chips
Company: Lucerne Foods - Pleasanton, CA
Issue:

This product contains dairy ingredients as listed on the ingredient panel but the dairy designation has been inadvertently omitted. Future packaging will be revised.

May 27, 2009

Triscuits Parmesan Garlic Thin Crisps

Brands: Christie
Products: Triscuits Parmesan Garlic Thin Crisps
Company: Kraft Canada- Don Mills, ON
Issue:

This certified product contains dairy ingredients as listed on the ingredient panel but the dairy designation has been inadvertently omitted. Future packaging will be revised.

May 1, 2009

Stickney & Poor Blue Cheese Dressing

Brands: Stickney & Poor
Products: Blue Cheese Dressing
Company: Four-In-One Co.
Issue:

This product bears an unauthorized OU symbol and is being withdrawn from the market. Consumers spotting this product are requested to contact the Orthodox Union at 212-613-8241 or via email at kashalerts@ou.org.