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.
31 Dec 2020
Flowers Foods has amended its December 3, 2020 voluntary recall press release to reflect additional geographic distribution for the Canyon Bakehouse Everything Bagels. This includes retail customers in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, and Rhode Island. As previously stated, this product is only affected if it contains both the Lot Code (20316 316) and UPC (8-53584-00221-8).
This public announcement is linked here: https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/amended-flowers-foods-issues-voluntary-recall-two-canyon-bakehouse-products-due-possible-presence?utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery
30 Dec 2020
GFCO has become aware that Bella Gluten-Free continues to display products with the GFCO certification mark on various websites, although their product certification was terminated in April of 2020. GFCO wishes to notify consumers that the products shown at the following websites are no longer certified, and that we have made multiple requests to Bella Gluten Free to remove these mentions and images from their sites:
If you have questions about a Bella Gluten-Free product, or any product carrying the GFCO logo, please contact us.
26 Dec 2020
GFCO has become aware that Wildtree Holdings has issued a voluntary recall of two products due to the possible presence of gluten:
· Leslie’s Chili Blend, Item # 10576, Lot # 111648, Best By Date 5/2023
· Taco Seasoning, Item # 10474, Lot 111671, Best By Date 5/2023
As an online direct-sale company, Wildtree Holdings has notified every customer who has purchased these products, and all remaining product is being quarantined by Wildtree. This incident poses no safety threat to the general public. Consumers who have purchased these products should not consume them, and should follow the directions provided in the Wildtree notification.