The Following OU Kosher Advisories and Alerts were released by the Orthodox Union's Kosher Division on the date indicated.
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Products: Pomegranate Juice
Company: Sophia Foods, Brooklyn, NY
Sophia Pomegranate Juice made in Turkey bears an unauthorized OU symbol. Corrective actions have been implemented.
Company: Turkish Pita Place, Newark NJ
Turkish Pita Place printed and distributed menus that display the OU mark. The Orthodox Union does not certify Turkish Pita Place. Corrective actions have been implemented.
Products: Ranch Crunch Protein Chips
Company: Nutritional Resources Inc., Grovetown GA
Health Wise Ranch Crunch Protein Chips are certified by the Orthodox Union as an OU D – Dairy product. Some packaging was mistakenly labeled with a plain OU symbol, without the D – Dairy designation. Corrective measures have been implemented.
Products: Dark Chocolate Coated Soft Eating Liquorice Blueberry & Pomegranate Flavor
Company: Darrell Lea Confectionery Co., Pty, Ltd., Kogarah Australia
This product contains dairy and it is mistakenly labeled with a plain OU symbol without the D – Dairy designation. Corrective actions have been implemented.
Company: The Hershey Company packaged by JLM, Warren MI
The Orthodox Union does not certify Good & Plenty candies. JLM mistakenly placed an OU D symbol on some of their packages of Good & Plenty. Corrective action has been implemented.
Products: Imported Creamed Fillet of Herring
Company: Noon Hour, Chicago IL
Missing “D” Dairy designation
Noon Hour Imported Creamed Fillet of Herring is certified by the Orthodox Union as an OU D dairy product as it contains dairy ingredients. Some containers were labeled with a plain OU without the D. Corrective actions have been implemented.
Products: +More 100% Natural Grape Juice
Company: Azgranata MMC, Baku Azerbaijan
+More Grape Juice made by Azgranata bears an unauthorized OU mark. The Orthodox Union does not certify this product. Corrective measures are being implemented.
Products: (1) Beef Flavor Bouillon UPC 52100020853 (2) Chicken Flavor Bouillon UPC 52100020846
Company: Han-Dee Pak Inc., Cockeysville, MD
Spice Classics Beef Flavor Bouillon and Chicken Flavor Bouillon bear an unauthorized OU mark. The Orthodox Union does not certify these products and they are not kosher. Corrective actions are being implemented.
Products: Crème Strawberry Flavored Wafers
Company: Allied International Corp. of VA Dulles, VA
All Forrelli Wafers made in Turkey with an OU symbol bear an unauthorized OU. This product is not certified by the Orthodox Union and it contains dairy as indicated in the ingredient list. Forrelli Wafers made in Israel are certified by the Orthodox Union and do not contain dairy. Corrective measures have been implemented.
Products: House Blend Caesar Dressing
Company: Diamond Crystal, Savannah GA
Diamond Crystal House Blend Caesar Dressing, a food service product, is not certified by the Orthodox Union. The individual packages do not have an OU on them. Some of the cartons used to ship this product mistakenly have an OU on them. The cartons have been corrected.