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This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.

Users should note that the products listed in the archive have been subject to removal from the marketplace or appropriate corrective action. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date.

Food Recall Warning - Trader Joe's brand apple sauce products recalled due to the potential presence of pieces of glass

From: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Recall date:
February 27, 2017
Reason for recall:
Extraneous Material
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Company / Firm:
Transilvania Trading
British Columbia
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Recall details

Ottawa, February 27, 2017 - Transylvania Trading is recalling Trader Joe's brand apple sauce products from the marketplace due to the potential presence of pieces of glass. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold at Pirate Joe's, located at 3744 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC Code(s) on Product
Trader Joe's Organic Unsweetened Apple Sauce 680 g 00194877 All BEST BEFORE dates up to and including OCT. 06, 2018
Trader Joe's First Crush Unsweetened Gravenstein Apple Sauce 680 g 00015905 All BEST BEFORE dates up to and including AUG. 08, 2018

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled product in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.


This recall was triggered by a recall in another country. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.


There have been no reported injuries associated with the consumption of these products.

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