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Product Recalls

Heinen’s Product Recall Policy & Active Recall List

At Heinen’s, the health and safety of our customers is of the highest priority. As part of our commitment to food safety, we strive to provide access to accurate information regarding product recalls.

The information listed here is intended to provide notification to our customers regarding recalls of potentially hazardous products that may have been sold in our stores. This is not a complete listing of all manufacturer recalls.

When we are notified we are impacted by a manufacturer’s recall, we immediately remove these products from sale in our stores.

For your convenience, here are links to comprehensive product recall information which is always available from government regulatory agencies:

The Food and Drug Administration

The US Department of Agriculture

The Ohio Department of Health

The Illinois Department of Public Health

If you have purchased an item from Heinen’s that has been recalled, please follow these steps:

  • Check the product code, lot number, size, purchase or use by dates, and/or packaging to confirm whether your purchase is part of the recall.
  • Customers who have purchased recalled product(s) should discard the specific product(s) or return them to your location Heinen’s for a full refund.
  • Customers who have questions about the recalls listed below can contact:
    • Heinen’s Customer Relations at 1-855-475-2300, Ext. 2337 Monday through Friday from 7:30AM to 5:00PM EST.
    • The product manufacturer directly.
DateProduct NameReason
01-12-2414.75OZ Q OAT SQUARES CINN & 14.5OZ Q OAT SQUARES (QUAKER OATS EXPANSION) These items have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.
Product DescriptionUPC/PLCSell By DateLot #
14.75OZ Q OAT SQUARES CINN & 14.5OZ Q OAT SQUARES (QUAKER OATS EXPANSION)30000061534 & 30000064412Any Best By dates from Jan-11-24 to Oct-1-24
ReasonInstruction
These items have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.Consumers should check their pantries for any of the products listed below and dispose of them. Additionally, consumers with any products noted below can contact Quaker Consumer Relations (9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CST, Mon.-Fri.) at 1-800-492-9322 or visit www.QuakerRecallUSA.com (website will be live by 5 p.m. CST on Jan. 11, 2024) for additional information or product reimbursement. Consumers can also scan the SmartLabel QR code on the product package to determine if it has been recalled.
01-12-24VERMONT VILLAGE ORGANIC UNSWEETEND APPLE SAUCE (24oz) EXPANSION This is being recalled due to elevated levels of Patulin (a substance produced by molds that may grow on apples).
Product DescriptionUPC/PLCSell By DateLot #
VERMONT VILLAGE ORGANIC UNSWEETEND APPLE SAUCE (24oz) EXPANSION8464831128531MAY2025 & 10JUL2025
ReasonInstruction
This is being recalled due to elevated levels of Patulin (a substance produced by molds that may grow on apples).Please dispose of this product or return to your store of purchase for full credit. Consumers with questions may contact Stonewall Kitchen for additional information.
12-15-23QUAKER OAT CHEWY BARS The Quaker Oats Company is recalling the specific Chewy granola bars listed below because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis. To date, Quaker has received no confirmed reports of illness related to the products covered by this recall. No other Quaker products are impacted by this recall.
Product DescriptionUPC/PLCSell By DateLot #
QUAKER OAT CHEWY BARS30000311820, 30000311868, 30000311806, 30000311844, 30000311813, 30000451304, 30000312698, 30000312711
ReasonInstruction
The Quaker Oats Company is recalling the specific Chewy granola bars listed below because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis. To date, Quaker has received no confirmed reports of illness related to the products covered by this recall. No other Quaker products are impacted by this recall.Consumers with any product noted below can contact Quaker Consumer Relations (9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CST, Mon.-Fri.) at 1-800-492-9322 or visit www.quakergranolarecall.com for additional information or product reimbursement. The phone number and website will go live shortly.
11-22-23VERMONT VILLAGE ORGANIC UNSWEETEND APPLE SAUCE (24oz) Stonewall Kitchen is voluntarily recalling a limited amount of our Vermont Village 24 oz. Organic Unsweetened Apple Sauce Jar for elevated levels of Patulin (a substance produced by molds that may grow on apples).
Product DescriptionUPC/PLCSell By DateLot #
VERMONT VILLAGE ORGANIC UNSWEETEND APPLE SAUCE (24oz)08464831128531 MAY 2025
ReasonInstruction
Stonewall Kitchen is voluntarily recalling a limited amount of our Vermont Village 24 oz. Organic Unsweetened Apple Sauce Jar for elevated levels of Patulin (a substance produced by molds that may grow on apples).Please dispose of this product or return to your store of purchase for full credit. Consumers with questions may contact Stonewall Kitchen for additional information.
11-9-2316OZ JENIS BUTTERCREAM BIRTHDAY CAKE ICE CREAM A small number of customers have reported that they found very small pieces of metal in the product, and out of an abundance of caution, we are recalling the product. No injuries or illnesses have been reported.
Product DescriptionUPC/PLCSell By DateLot #
16OZ JENIS BUTTERCREAM BIRTHDAY CAKE ICE CREAM858241006554Batches: 23-004, 23-087, 23-088, 23-118, and 23-215
ReasonInstruction
A small number of customers have reported that they found very small pieces of metal in the product, and out of an abundance of caution, we are recalling the product. No injuries or illnesses have been reported.Customers should destroy product.
11-6-237.25OZ KIDFRESH SPAGHETTI LOOPS MEAT SAUCE This USDA Class 1 recall is for an undisclosed allergen (egg) being present in the food. The product effected was produced between December 7, 2022 and August 10, 2023 with
Product DescriptionUPC/PLCSell By DateLot #
7.25OZ KIDFRESH SPAGHETTI LOOPS MEAT SAUCE810882010543“Best By” dates between April 7, 2024 and December 10, 2024
ReasonInstruction
This USDA Class 1 recall is for an undisclosed allergen (egg) being present in the food. The product effected was produced between December 7, 2022 and August 10, 2023 withFSIS is concerned that some product may be in consumers’ freezers. Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase. Consumers with questions about the recall can contact John Heuer, Executive Vice President, Fairmont Foods, Inc., at 507-238-9001 or john.heuer@fairmontfoods.com.