GFCO is committed to ensuring consumers receive accurate information concerning GFCO-certified products.
GFCO advises gluten-free consumers to exercise caution and contact GFCO before consuming or using any product with packaging that displays a questionable mark, or one that differs from the ones shown here (different font, proportions, portions removed, etc.).
This webpage is intended to keep consumers aware of important safety alerts regarding GFCO-certified products and products that are incorrectly bearing the GFCO logo. GFCO reserves the right to withdraw the certification of any company whose certified products appear on this page more than once.
The information on this page is current to the best of GFCO’s knowledge, but may not be an up-to-date list of all incidents that may occur in the marketplace. Again, if you have questions or concerns about a specific product, you should contact GFCO directly.
06 Jun 2022
GFCO has become aware that a limited number of Jolly Llama Cool Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Sandwiches, bearing the GFCO certification mark, are being sold with Wheat Flour in the ingredient list. GFCO has spoken with the manufacturer, which states that the products are in fact gluten-free, but are mislabeled. The manufacturer is currently investigating to determine the root cause.
03 Sep 2021
As an update to our Safety Alert from May 6th, 2021, GIG’s legal team have requested that we post additional notices regarding the continued misuse of the GFCO certification mark by Nature’s Earthly Choice, to ensure consumers are aware that multiple products under the Nature’s Earthly Choice and Vigilant Eats brands are being sold bearing the GFCO logo, although GFCO does not certify any products under these brands. GFCO is asking all consumers to consider these products as uncertified, and to report any instances of these products being sold with the GFCO certification mark, using our Contact Us page.
02 Jun 2021
GFCO has become aware that Aldi brand Friendly Farms Mocha Iced Coffee is being sold bearing the GFCO logo, although it is not certified by GFCO. GFCO is asking all consumers to consider this product as uncertified.