Listed below are recent recalls and alerts for products carried by Vashon Thriftway.

We encourage anyone who has purchased these products to return them to Vashon Thriftway for a full refund. Shoppers who have used these products and who are experiencing symptoms are urged to contact their healthcare providers immediately.

Please read below for more details on a specific product.


Califia Farms Mocha Cold Brew Coffee


August 24, 2018


Califia Farms issued a product recall due to product not meeting quality standards.


Califia Farms Mocha Cold Brew Coffee, 48 Oz.

UPC: 8-52909-00350

Best Buy Dates: 11/9/2018


Wild Harvest Organic Ranch Dressing


June 30, 2018


Wild Harvest issued a product recall due to product not meeting quality standards.


Wild Harvest Organic Ranch Dressing, 12 oz.

UPC: 7-11535-51254-7

Best Buy Dates: 4/30/19


Kellogg's Honey Smacks Cereal


June 14, 2018


Kellogg Companyis voluntarily recalling 15.3 oz. and 23 oz. packages of Kellogg'sĀ® Honey SmacksĀ® cereal (with code dates listed below) because these products have the potential presence of Salmonella. No other Kellogg products are impacted by this recall.


Kellogg's Honey Smacks Cereal, 15.3 Oz.

UPC: 38000-39103

Best Buy Dates: JUN 14, 2018 through JUN 14, 2019


Kellogg's Honey Smack's Cereal, 23 Oz.

UPC: 38000-14810

Best Buy Dates: JUN 14, 2018 through JUN 14, 2019


Castor & Pollux Prime Dog Treats


May 23, 2018


Merrick Pet Care has announced a voluntary recall of certain Castor & Pollux dog treats after one of the products was found to contain elevated levels of beef thyroid hormone. Dogs that consume high levels of beef thyroid hormone may experience symptoms such as increased thirst and urination, weight loss, restlessness and increased heart rate.


Castor & Pollux Good Buddy Sausage Treats
UPC: 7-80872-51074
Sell by Dates: 5/1/2017 - 9/1/19


Castor & Pollux Good Buddy Beef Patty Treats
UPC: 7-80872-51080
Sell by Dates: 5/1/2017 - 9/1/19


illy Canned Coffee


May 10, 2018


illy Coffee Company has issued a market recall on certain varieties of canned coffee due to an injury hazard from missing air valves on the bottom of the can.


illy Whole Bean Regular Coffee

UPC: 7-33411-00009-2

Best Buy Dates: 10/2019, 11/2019, 12/2019


Traditional Medicinals Tea

April 17, 2018


Traditional Medicinals has issued a market recall on certain varieties of tea. The specific varieties may be contaminated with salmonella.


Throat Coat Lemon Echinacea

UPC: 32917-00159

Lot Code:14982


Santa Cruz Organic Fruit Spread

March 19, 2018


Specific LOT codes may be missing the ingredient listing.


Santa Cruz Organic Blackberry Pomegranate Fruit Spread

UPC: 36192-10510

Lot Code Begins With: 7270007


Santa Cruz Organic Strawberry Fruit Spread

UPC: 36192-10515

Lot Code Begins With: 7313007


Santa Cruz Organic Apricot Fruit Spread

UPC: 36192-10514

Lot Code Begins With: 8018007



Assorted Band-Aid Products


December 21, 2017


Johnson & Johson has issued a Class II Recall on assorted Band-Aid products (Coach Self-Adhering Sports Wrap, Band-Aid First Aid Products Secure-Flex Wrap, Band-Aid Brand First Aid Products Hurt-Free Wrap). The affected products have on the label "NOT MADE WITH NATURAL RUBBER LATEX". The label needs to be updated since natural latex was used as a base ingredient.


Coach Self-Adhering Sports Wrap
UPC: 3-81370-07929-3
Only products labeled with "not made with natural rubber latex"


Band-Aid Brand First Aid Products Hurt-Free Wrap

UPC: 3-81371-16145-4
Only products labeled with "not made with natural rubber latex"



Rapunzel No Salt Vegetable Bouillon

December 8, 2017


World Finer Foods has issued a recall on certain best by dates of Rapunzel Bouillon Vegetable No Salt due to an incorrect label.


Rapunzel No Salt Vegetable Bouillon

UPC: 7-35037-07300
Best By Date: 9/10/2018, 11/12/2018, 12/17/2018, 03/04/2019, 05/23/2019, and 7/22/2019



Cascadian Farm Cinnamon Raisin Granola

October 9, 2017


General Mills has issued a product recall on two best by dates of Cascadian Farm Organic Cinnamon Raisin Granola. The affected best by dates of 20MAR2018 and 21MAR2018 may have an undeclared nut allergen, almonds.


Cascadian Farms Organic Cinnamon Raisin Granola

UPC: 21908-74329-5
Use By Date: 20MAR2018 to 21MAR2018



Natural Directions Light Brown Sugar

August 24, 2017


Topco has issued a Market Withdrawal on Natural Directions light brown sugar due to bloated bags. All best by dates and lot codes are affected, please remove only the product listed. There are no safety issued associated with the product.


Natural Directions Organic Light Brown Sugar

UPC: 15400-19694-9
Lot Number: All Lot Codes

Expiration Date: All Best Buy Dates


Alka Seltzer

August 1, 2017

Bayer, in consultation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), is initiating a recall for ten lots of certain Alka-Seltzer effervescent products distributed between May 24, 2016 and January 24, 2017 due to a packaging component issue. This issue has been determined to cause small holes or cracks in the foil of a small percentage of packages. The products are not likely to cause adverse health consequences.


Alka Seltzer Extra Strength 24 Count
UPC: 16500-04404-8
Lot Number: BTAHDGO

Expiration Date: 04/2019



Clif Builder & Z-Bars


July 11, 2017


Clif Bar Company has initiated a recall on Clif Builder's Bar Chocolate Mint flavor, and Clif Kid Zbar Protein Chocolate Mint and Chocolate Chip flavors due to possible presence of undeclared peanuts and some tree nuts, including almonds, Brazil nuts, cashews, hazelnuts, macadamia nuts, pecans, walnuts and coconuts. People with an allergy to peanuts and these specific tree nuts run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction. The company is strongly advising consumers who have peanut and these specific tree nut allergies not to consume these bars.


Z Bar Protein Chocolate Mint
UPC: 7-22252-21911-4
Use by Dates: 24MAR16M TO 23APR18M3

Z Bar Protein Chocolate Chip
UPC: 7-22252-19110-6
Use by Dates: 24MAR16M TO 23APR18M3


Clif Builder's Bar Chocolate Mint

UPC: 7-22252-60144-5
Use by Dates: 24MAR16M TO 23APR18M3


Goose Point Steamers in 5 Frozen Garlic & Butter Clams

July 4, 2017


Nisbet Oyster Co., Inc. has issued a Class II Recall on GOOSE POINT STEAMERS IN 5, GARLIC AND BUTTER CLAMS. This recall has been initiated because the label declared butter, cream, or dairy but milk is NOT declared. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

Goose Point Steamers in 5 Frozen Garlic & Butter Clams
UPC: 92206-16101-2
Lot Codes: YFR349JUN2017, AJT28AUG2017, AJT32AUG2017, EOX98OCT2017, EOX102NOV2017, FRY140DEC2017, FRZ161DEC2017, FRZ165JAN2018, JXC250MAR2018, JWC250MAR2018, IWC246MAR2018, KYD266JUN2018, MBE16JUL2018, LAE362JUL2018, NCF32SEP2018, PFH117NOV2018.


Epic Animal Oil Products


June 19, 2017


Epic Provisions has issued a recall on all production dates and flavors of Epic Animal Oil products. The recall has been issued due to a production issue that has the potential to cause a food safety risk.


Epic Oil Beef Tallow
UPC: 8-54660-00600-7
All Lot Codes, All Best Dates

Epic Oil Pork Lard
UPC: 8-54660-00601-4
All Lot Codes, All Best Dates

Epic Oil Duck Fat
UPC: 8-54660-00602-1
All Lot Codes, All Best Dates



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