This alert was issued by Star-K: Packages of frozen organic broccoli, distributed by Omena Organics of Omena, MI, bear an unauthorized STAR-K symbol. Product was found in Midwest markets, including Whole Foods. Corrective action is being taken.
STAR-K has released the following statement: Consumers are advised that Metamucil has a product on the market that contains collagen, which is a non-kosher ingredient. This product, Metamucil Fiber + Collagen Peptides, is NOT APPROVED for use. Consumers are also advised that Metamucil Psyllium Fiber Capsules contain gelatin, a non-kosher ingredient. While STAR-K does not certify any Metamucil..
Simple Truth Dark Chocolate Bark with Cranberries, Almonds & Pistachios, sold at Kroger owned stores, has been mistakenly labeled with a plain OK symbol. This product is certified OK Dairy. Corrective actions are being taken.
Please be advised that the following products under the Trader Joe’s brand bear an unauthorized KSA symbol: Shredded Cabbage Wild Arugula Butter Lettuce Ready Veggies Organic Baby Spinach & Spring Mix Blend Corrective measures have been taken.
Grapefruits from Eretz Yisroel are being sold at Costco. Produce grown in Eretz Yisroel is subject to many halachos and require kosher certification. This is especially true during (and following) the Shemitta year as special halachos apply. If you have already purchased Israeli produce, call your rabbi or Scroll K for further instructions.
Please note that some packages of A&B frozen loaves of gefilte fish may have been inadvertently stocked in the Pesach section at East Side Kosher Deli. The packages are clearly marked as Chometz. If you are uncertain if you have used this product, please contact Rabbi Rosskamm at 303-949-0673 or your Rabbi.