Recall Alert: Mazda and chicken nuggets
Two frozen chicken companies have issued recalls for their products for different problems.
The first recall is by Overhill Farms Inc. because bone might be mixed in with the food. The company has received several customer complaints saying they found bone in the nuggets.
Approximately 54,630 pounds of chicken is affected by this recall. It was shipped to stores nationwide and has the establishment codes P2824, P6009 or P44058 inside the USDA mark of inspection.
The following products are affected by this recall:
-- 3-ounce boxes of “Yummy spoonfuls chicken carrot bites,” with best before dates of Feb. 1, 2018, February 9, 2018 and April 26, 2018.
-- 3-ounce boxes of “Yummy spoonfuls chicken sweet potato bites,” with best before dates of February 1, 2018 and February 9, 2018.
-- 3 and 4.5-ounce boxes of “Yummy spoonfuls chicken broccoli bites,” with best before dates of August 30, 2017, February 20, 2018 and April 10, 2018.
-- 30-pound bulk cases of Overhill Farms brand “Fully Cooked Organic Chicken Broccoli Bites Chicken and Vegetable Patty,” with case code 320422 and packaging date August 30, 2016.
-- 30-pound bulk cases of Overhill Farms brand “Fully Cooked Organic Chicken Carrot Bites Chicken Patties with Carrots and Cauliflower,” with case code 320460 and packaging date February 9, 2017.
-- 30-pound bulk cases of Overhill Farms brand “Fully Cooked Organic Chicken Sweet Potato Bites Chicken Patties with Sweet Potatoes, Quinoa & Peas,” with case code 320430 and packaging dates February 9, 2017 and April 25, 2017.
There have been no confirmed reports of people getting injured from the bone but customers are asked not to eat the chicken and to throw it out or return it for a refund.
Consumers with questions can contact Yummy Spoonfuls customer support at 844-986-6948.
Meanwhile, Maxi Canada Inc. has issued a recall for some of its breaded chicken products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens.
The company reports that the products may contain milk, which is not declared on the product label. People with milk allergies could become very sick from eating the frozen food. Sixteen different products are affected by this recall.
The full list of all of the recalled chicken can be found here: http://bit.ly/2sCTL7P
The chicken has an establishment number 348 inside the USDA mark of inspection. There have been no confirmed reports of people getting sick from the food but customers are asked not to eat the chicken and to throw it out or return it for a refund.
Consumers with questions can contact Maxi Canada Inc. at 450-439-9616.
Finally, Mazda North America has issued a recall for 227,814 cars over an issue with the parking brake.
The automaker reports that water could possibly enter the brake caliper, causing the parking brake actuator shaft to corrode and possibly bind. That could cause the parking brake to not work properly.
The 2014 and 2015 Mazda6 and 2014 to 2016 Mazda3 vehicles are affected by this recall. Mazda will notify owners, who will need to take their cars in for a free inspection and repair beginning on August 21. Mazda's number for this recall is 1217F.
Customers with questions can contact Mazda customer service at 800-222-5500.