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Emirates Flight Catering Signs MOU to form Kosher Arabi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/17/20 | Comments (0)

Dubai, UAE, 17 September 2020 – Emirates Flight Catering (EKFC), one of the world’s largest catering operations serving more than 100 airlines, has signed a...

   
 

EU Advocate General: Shechita Bans Are Unlawful

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/10/20 | Comments (0)

Jewish groups praise Advocate General Gerard Hogan for telling court bans on ritual slaughter are illegal. Advocate General to the EU Court of Justice Gerard...

   
 

OU Kosher Responds To Request From UAE Government To Ce...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/08/20 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK – In response to a request from the leadership of the United Arab Emirates, Orthodox Union (OU) Kosher, the world’s largest kosher certification ag...

   
 

Star-K Reminder for Rosh Hashanah

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/08/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 8, 2020 - At this time of year when many of us are using figs, dates and leeks, this is a reminder to check these items properly: DATES: ...

   
 

Star-K Yoshon Updates as of Sept. 1, 2020

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/02/20 | Comments (0)

Yoshon season 2020-2021 has now begun. See link below for all the PRELIMINARY dates. Please check back WEEKLY for updates until the final list is published. Fo...

   
 

OU Kosher Creates New How-to Guides On Its Popular App

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 08/26/20 | Comments (0)

Bug checking & tevilas keilim guides offer consumers quick access and clarity NEW YORK – In response to an increase in questions from consumers, Orthodox...

   
 

STAR-K’s Robust Educational Mission Thrives&helli...

Article by Star-K/Margie Pensak | Published 08/24/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Aug. 24, 2020 - STAR-K Kosher Certification’s educational mission is as robust as ever during COVID, as evidenced by the nonprofit agency’s ...

   
 

Star-K Alert: Spice King Seasoning

Article by Star-K | Published 08/24/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Aug. 24, 2020 - Spice King brand Grilled Steak & Burger Seasoning distributed by Keith Lorren Spice bears an unauthorized STAR-K symbol. Ing...

   
 

With More Jews Traveling Domestically This Summer, OU K...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/20/20 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK – With an expected surge in domestic travel this summer due to COVID-19, Orthodox Union (OU) Kosher, the world’s largest kosher certification agenc...

   
 

For The First Time, Foie Gras Gets Glatt-Kosher Stamp

Article by JNS | Published 07/17/20 | Comments (0)

The Chief Rabbinical Council of Israel approved this week the importation of glatt-kosher certified foie gras to Israel—an item that has not been non-glatt-ko...

   
 

Star-K Yoshon Update

Article by STAR-K | Published 07/13/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jul 13, 2020 - Early estimates show that Chodosh oats may be on the market by July 23, wheat by July 30, Durum wheat by Aug 13th and Barley by A...

   
 

Senators Call For Kosher, Halal Food In Federal Emergen...

Article by JNS | Published 07/13/20 | Comments (0)

U.S. Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) and Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) have called on U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to ensure that kosher and halal food...

   
 

Recall of Tova Brand Riced Broccoli

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/03/20 | Comments (0)

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Star-K Alert: CVS Dairy Relief Softgels

Article by STAR-K | Published 07/01/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 1, 2020 - Please note that CVS brand Dairy Relief Lactase Enzyme softgels bear an unauthorized STAR-K. The product is not Kosher. ...

   
 

Klal Yisroel’s Youngest Members Benefit From STAR...

Article by Star-K/Margie Pensak | Published 06/26/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - June 26, 2020 - The importance of pairing a Jewish nursemaid with a Jewish baby can be found in Parshas Shmos. After baby Moshe was saved from t...

   
 

Illinois Court Gives Major Boost to Kosher Symbol; Warn...

Article by Kosher Today | Published 06/18/20 | Comments (0)

Chicago – The kosher food industry has long been plagued by the unauthorized use of kosher symbols often causing major kosher certification agencies to s...

   
 

Beer Update as of May 31, 2020 - Star-K Maryland Beer A...

Article by Star-K | Published 05/31/20 | Comments (0)

 Baltimore, MD - May 31, 2020 - Effective Sunday, May 31, 2020, all beer in Maryland can be assumed to be from after Pesach and is permitted to be purchase...

   
 

Star-K Updated Guidelines For Buying Chometz After Pes...

Article by Star-K | Published 04/28/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Apr. 28, 2020 -  Star-K Updated Guidelines For Buying Chometz After Pesach In The Baltimore Area. Click on the graphic below for a printabl...

   
 

Updated - Star-K: Important After Pesach Information (B...

Article by Star-K | Published 04/16/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Apr. 13, 2020 - Click here to view the chart that offers guidelines for products that are (פ“שעה (הפסח עליו שעבר חמץ” .Ye...

   
 

Reminder: Eruv Tavshilin - An Overview

Article by Star-K/ Rabbi Tzvi Rosen | Published 04/08/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Apr. 8, 2020 - TODAY, we have the opportunity to perform an Eruv Tavshilin.A fundamental difference between Yom Tov observance an...

   
 

Important Message From STAR-K and Agudah of Baltimore

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 04/07/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Apr. 6, 2020 - The  Online Mechiras Chometz page at www.star-k.org/shtar to appoint Rav Heinemann, Shlit”a, as your agent to sell chometz...

   
 

STAR-K: Pesach 5780/2020 - Kashering

Article by Rabbi Moshe Heinemann | Published 04/05/20 | Comments (0)

KASHERING KEEPING KOSHER KOSHER KNOWLEDGEBASE PESACH YOM TOV THE STAR-K PESACH KITCHEN By: Rabbi Moshe Heinemann As the Yom Tov of Pesach nea...

   
 

Watch: STAR-K Kitchen Kashering Video with Rabbi Sholom...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 04/05/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Mar. 27, 2020 - STAR-K ‘s Rabbi Sholom Tendler, in less than 10 minutes guides us through the procedure for Kashering a Kitchen for Pesach. An...

   
 

Empire, Leading Kosher-Chicken Provider, Closes Due To ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/02/20 | Comments (0)

Empire Kosher, the leading kosher-poultry supplier in New York and most everywhere else, closed its processing facility for at least two weeks after two employe...

   
 

Abridged Web Edition: Star-K 2020 Pesach Directory - Pe...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 03/29/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Mar. 29, 2020 - Abridged Web Edition: Star-K 2020 Pesach Directory & General Kashrus Guide including Pesach Medicines & Cosmetics. Clic...

   
 

Watch Replay of Rabbi Moshe Heinemann's Annual Nsh...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 03/26/20 | Comments (0)

Annual Nishei Agudas Yisroel Pre-Pesach Shiur from Creative 1080 on Vimeo. ...

   
 

STAR-K Passover Classes And Info for Tonight, Mar. 25 a...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 03/25/20 | Comments (0)

Which products do not require a special Passover certification? Download our guide here  We have two upcoming live classes about Pesach Preparation&n...

   
 

MK Moshe Gafni Protests Non-Kosher Food Items Being All...

Article by Arutz Sheva | Published 03/03/20 | Comments (0)

On Sunday, MK Moshe Gafni (UTJ) wrote a letter to Defense Minister MK Naftali Bennett (Yamina), protesting a new army directive permitting the introduction of n...

   
 

The Trump Hotel Is Opening a Fine-Dining Kosher Pop-Up ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/27/20 | Comments (0)

The $150 three-course menu will be available during AIPAC's annual conference in DC Kosher dining options are few and far between in the Washington area...

   
 

Star-K Presents its Printable Tu'Bshvat Insect Che...

Article by Star-K | Published 02/07/20 | Comments (0)

Click here for our "Printable Tu'Bshvat Insect Checking Poster" Click here for our General Checking For Bugs Chart Consumers should be aware that the...

   
 

What Will Poskim Say About the AirFryer? (Video)

Article by Rabbi Elchanan Poupko | Published 01/22/20 | Comments (0)

AirFryer, the new device that is quietly making its way into the hearts and kitchens of people around the world is growing in its popularity day after day. More...

   
 

STAR-K Alert: Giant and Stop & Shop Brand Fresh Veg...

Article by STAR-K | Published 01/22/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 22, 2020 - Giant and Stop & Shop brand packaged fresh vegetables, (Soup Mix containing dill and parsley; Brussel Sprout Halves; Caulifl...

   
 

STAR-K Important Notice to Owners of GE Sabbath Mode Ov...

Article by STAR-K | Published 01/16/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 16, 2020 - It has come to our attention that GE mistakenly removed a critical piece of information from some STAR-K certified oven manuals....

   
 

STAR-K: Barley, Brown Rice & Quinoa Alert

Article by STAR-K | Published 12/16/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Dec. 16, 2019 - BROWN RICE sold in the Northeastern USA has been found to be infested due to issues in the distribution chain and storage. Accor...

   
 

STAR-K Alert: Carolina Brand Brown Rice

Article by Star-K | Published 12/02/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Dec. 2, 2019 - STAR-K certified bags of Carolina brand brown rice with a best by date of September 2021 were found to be infested in Lakewood, N...

   
 

STAR-K: Baltimore Barley Alert

Article by STAR-K | Published 11/22/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 22, 2019 - Gefen barley sold in the Baltimore area has been found to have infestation in various batches.  This barley must be checke...

   
 

Star-K Alert: Ancient Harvest White Quinoa

Article by Star-K | Published 10/24/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Oct. 24, 2019 - Please be advised that bags of Ancient Harvest brand white quinoa with the bag code Best By 05/22/21 7NI, being sold in NY/NJ ar...

   
 

What Happens When a Popular Brand has a Confusing Koshe...

Article by Kosher Today | Published 10/13/19 | Comments (0)

It was 10 years ago that the Orthodox Union (OU) sent out a warning that the popular Skittles candy carried an unauthorized OU symbol. As late as 2016, the KLBD...

   
 

Baskin-Robbins To Launch First Non-Dairy Flavors

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/25/19 | Comments (0)

CANTON, MASS.— Baskin-Robbins, a business unit of Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc., is expanding into the plant-based dessert category with two new non-dairy f...

   
 

STAR-K Kashrus Alert: Safir Canned Tomatoes

Article by Star-K | Published 07/18/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 18, 2019 - Safir Canned Tomatoes With Tomato Juice And Basil, a product of Tunisia, bear an unauthorized STAR-K sticker.  Corrective ...

   
 

Star-K Pre-Summer Reminders and Updates

Article by STAR-K | Published 06/28/19 | Comments (0)

Corn on the Cob: Peel and rinse each piece prior to use. We recommend that you do not grill the entire ear with the husk still on. Figs: We recommend opening t...

   
 

Kashrus Scandal At Manchester Deli Ends In Tragedy

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/18/19 | Comments (0)

THE FOLLOWING IS VIA YWN This past Monday, YWN received two letters from the Beis Din in Manchester, England notifying consumers that a hechsher of the Gough D...

   
 

Israeli Soldier Punished For Putting Meat And Dairy In ...

Article by Times of Israel | Published 06/16/19 | Comments (0)

An Israel Defense Forces soldier was confined to an army base for a weekend as punishment for putting dairy and meat products in the same refrigerator. Accordi...

   
 

Dutch Party Begins 2nd Attempt To Enact Shechita Ban

Article by Arutz Sheva | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

Despite opposition by the Dutch constitutional court, the local animal party has filed its second bill seeking a ban on the slaughter of animals without stunnin...

   
 

Star-K Joy Cone Alert

Article by Star-K | Published 05/09/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 9, 2019 - Please be advised that with the introduction of dairy products on their pareve lines, some Joy Cone products are now certified STA...

   
 

Shoppers Shocked to Have Bought Kitniyos Products in Lo...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/24/19 | Comments (0)

Matzav.com has learned that shoppers at a number of kosher supermarkets in the tri-state area and beyond have unwittingly purchased – and consumed –&nb...

   
 

STAR-K Consumer Lettuce Alert

Article by STAR-K | Published 04/15/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Apr. 15, 2019 - Consumers should be aware regarding the different types of lettuces and other greens being sold in Kosher stores. Not all are ce...

   
 

STAR-K Consumer Pesach Alerts

Article by Star-K | Published 04/11/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Apr. 11, 2019 - STAR-K Consumer Pesach Alerts:Click on image below to view larger Consumer Pesach Alerts   MD Beer Alert 5779: As in pre...

   
 

STAR-K: Kashering Your Countertops Properly

Article by Star-K | Published 04/09/19 | Comments (0)

Countertops that are made of solid stone, like granite or marble are able to be Kashered for Pesach. Other synthetic or composite materials (including granite c...

   
 

Nervous about Kashering for Pesach?

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 03/29/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, Md - Mar. 24, 2019 - Are you nervous about Kashering for Pesach; unsure you will get it done properly? Are you afraid the water will ruin your cabine...

   
 

TODAY! STAR-K Webinar This Wednesday, Mar. 27: Passover...

Article by Star-K/Margie Pensak | Published 03/27/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Mar. 25, 2019 - Which products need Passover certification and which don’t? What Kosher for Passover products are new for 2019? What are this ...

   
 

STAR-K Kashrus Alert - Local Markets with Wine & P...

Article by Star-K | Published 03/20/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Mar. 20, 2019 - Consumers should be aware that there are a number of items that are being sold in local markets from Eretz Yisrael and have vari...

   
 

STAR-K Kashrus Alert: Alphay Coffee Caffé Latte

Article by Star-K | Published 03/12/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Mar. 12, 2019 - Please note that Caffé Latte, a prepackaged coffee product, distributed online by Jiangsu Alphay Bio-Tech Ltd., bears an u...

   
 

Special Star-k Webinar Edition: Kosher Challenges In Ch...

Article by Star-K | Published 02/04/19 | Comments (0)

Ever wonder how STAR-K Kosher Certification certifies plants so far away, or how many STAR-K Mashgichim there are? Have you heard about the first-ever Mashgiach...

   
 

Pan-Asia Kosher Training Seminar Convened by STAR-K in ...

Article by Star-K/Margie Pensak | Published 01/20/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 20, 2019 - They come from Yerushalayim; Perth, Australia; Mumbai, India; Manila, Philippines; Boston; Scottsdale; and, Los Angeles; but tru...

   
 

Star-K Offers "Printable Handy Tu'Bshvat Frui...

Article by Star-K | Published 01/20/19 | Comments (0)

If one insect is found, remove it. If two insects are found, a cursory check of the entire container or bag is recommended. If three insects are found t...

   
 

It Appears Tzohar’s Kashrus Doesn’t Carry M...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/28/18 | Comments (0)

THE FOLLOWING IS VIA YWN While Tzohar Rabbonim has gone nationwide with its kashrus supervision, it appears that not as many people rely upon it as the or...

   
 

Star-K Teruma and Maaser Alert - Peppers, and More, Fro...

Article by Star-K | Published 12/23/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Dec. 21, 2018 - Please be aware that there are currently a number of produce items, specifically red, yellow and orange peppers that are coming ...

   
 

Is Your Bread Still Kosher? Arnold’s Bread Manufa...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/03/18 | Comments (0)

Bimbo Bakeries USA, which owns many of the nationally distributed bread and bun brands in America, including Arnold’s, Oroweat, Thomas’, Sara Lee, Stroehman...

   
 

Kashrus Alert From Seven Mile Market - Nature Addict Fr...

Article by Seven Mile Market | Published 11/20/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 20, 2018 - Some flavors of Nature Addict Fruit Sticks that were sold at Seven Mile Market did not have an OU and were not under supervision...

   
 

Important Kashrus Alert from Unger (Barley, Chickpeas a...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/18/18 | Comments (0)

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White House Writing Up Rules For Reporters

Article by AP | Published 11/16/18 | Comments (0)

Washington - President Donald Trump says the White House is “writing up rules and regulations” for reporters after a judge ordered the administration to res...

   
 

STAR-K Kashrus Alert - Unauthorized Star-K on Cheshni F...

Article by Star-K/Margie Pensak | Published 11/09/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 9, 2018  - Black olives, tea biscuits and other products distributed by Cheshni Foods, Elk Grove Village, Illinois, bear an unuthorize...

   
 

STAR-K Kashrus Alert - Unauthorized Star-K on Molino Ni...

Article by Star-K | Published 11/07/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 7, 2018 - Please be advised that various products from Molino Nicoli, Italy, including polenta, cereal, granola bars, and a dairy chocolate...

   
 

Star-K Kosher Certification Announces Arrival of Fall 2...

Article by Star-K | Published 11/05/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Nov. 5, 2018 -  Star-K Kosher Certification is pleased to announce the arrival of the Fall 2018 edition of Kashrus Kurrents Inside&...

   
 

Vegan Identification Prompts Vaad Hoeir of St. Louis OV...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/09/18 | Comments (0)

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Agadir Burger Opens A Mehadrin Kosher Branch In Bnei Br...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/08/18 | Comments (0)

THE FOLLOWING IS VIA YWN The Agadir burger chain in Israel has opened its first kosher branch, a mehadrin kosher store, in Bnei Brak, Ynet reports. Not surpris...

   
 

Historic Food Network Victory As First Kosher Orthodox ...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 09/07/18 | Comments (0)

Staten Island, NY - After airing more than 450 episodes, the popular Food Network cooking show Chopped finally crowned its first kosher champion this week, with...

   
 

Star-K Yoshon Updates – As of September 6, 2018

Article by Star-K | Published 09/06/18 | Comments (0)

Yoshon season has officially started. Many people get confused about what the terms Yoshonand Chodosh are. Here we present a brief explanati...

   
 

Starting The New Year Right: A Guide To The Simanim On ...

Article by Star-K/Rabbi Moshe T. Schuchma... | Published 09/05/18 | Comments (0)

This article from 5770/2010 is being reposted upon request IntroductionOn Rosh HaShana, everything we do is imbued with extreme significance.  W...

   
 

Black Eyed Pea Update For Baltimore Community

Article by Star-K | Published 09/04/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 4, 2018 - Recently, there was information disseminated alerting consumers to potential infestation issues in black-eyed peas. The is...

   
 

Kosher Restaurants Use Technology to Increase Business

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 08/30/18 | Comments (0)

Technology is changing the way kosher restaurants and other eating establishments do business. Many kosher restaurants routinely use services like Uber Eats, de...

   
 

Growing Kosher Industry Demands More Mashgichim

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 08/30/18 | Comments (0)

Chicago…A growing concern for kashrus officials is the constant supply of mashgichim (kosher supervisors) in the rapidly expanding kosher food industry. Rabbi...

   
 

Food Experts Debate Origin Of Key Lime Pie

Article by AP | Published 08/01/18 | Comments (0)

Key West, FL - Florida Keys culinary experts are furious about a cookbook author’s claim that Key lime pie wasn’t invented in the island chain. Pastry ch...

   
 

STAR-K Kashrus Training Program Celebrates 15 Years of ...

Article by Star-K/Margie Pensak | Published 07/20/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 20, 2018 - Since July 2004, STAR-K Kosher Certification has provided a premier training ground for Kashrus professionals, administrators, a...

   
 

Forbidden by Rabbinate Yet Approved by Tzohar

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/18/18 | Comments (0)

Chief Rabbinate informs public: Artichoke forbidden to eat by Rabbinate served in restaurant holding Tzohar kosher certification. The Chief Rabbinate of Isra...

   
 

AP: Kosher Certifier Reduces List Of Acceptable Starbuc...

Article by AP | Published 07/17/18 | Comments (0)

The story about Starbucks ending its Kosher friendly store program, is now a National story. The following is an unedited report from the Associated P...

   
 

Star-K Alert: Starbucks Coffee

Article by Star-K | Published 07/13/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 13, 2018 - Please be advised that Starbucks has decided to end the expanded STAR-K Kosher information program Consumers are advised that e...

   
 

Changes to STAR-K Starbucks Kosher List

Article by Star-K | Published 07/09/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 9, 2018 - Please be advised that Starbucks Corporation has decided to end the kosher-friendly store program.Consumers are advised that effe...

   
 

Star-K Alert: Filicori Zecchini Cafe

Article by Star-K | Published 07/05/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 5, 2018 - Effective immediately, both locations of Filicori Zecchini Cafe, at 2541 Broadway, New York, New York, and at 42 E. 46th Street, ...

   
 

A Kashrus Legend: Rav Chaim Goldzweig, zt”l

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/24/18 | Comments (0)

It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the passing of Rav Chaim Goldzweig zt”l, rov of Congregation Tiferes Moshe in Chicago, se...

   
 

Kosher Meat Recall: Agri Star Recalls Beef Pastrami Pro...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/22/18 | Comments (0)

THE FOLLOWING IS VIA YWN Postville IA – Agri Star Meat and Poultry LLC is recalling approximately 3,592 pounds of ready-to-eat beef pastrami products due to ...

   
 

Rav Yaakov Ariel: Tzohar Kashrus Is Not Kosher

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/22/18 | Comments (0)

THE FOLLOWING IS VIA YWN One of the leading poskim in the dati leumi community in Eretz Yisrael, HaRav Yaakov Ariel, has come out with a psak that the new Tzoh...

   
 

A Pre-Shavuos Review of Basic Halachos of Basar b'...

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Dovid Heber | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

One of the best known halachos of kashrus is that one may not eat meat and milk together.  One of the reasons that kosher symbols incor...

   
 

Oven Kashrus 101: Using The Same Oven For Meat, Dairy, ...

Article by STAR-K/Rabbi Dovid Heber | Published 05/16/18 | Comments (0)

If your kitchen is equipped with four ovens – for meat, dairy, pareve and fish you don’t need to read this article. However, if you do not have such a luxur...

   
 

Star-K Alert: KitchenAid Refrigerators

Article by Star-K | Published 05/08/18 | Comments (0)

PLEASE NOTE: In certain models of KitchenAid refrigerators with a STAR-K certified Sabbath Mode, after a power failure, the refrigerator recovers, but is not in...

   
 

Kashrus Alert: Some Pringles are Now Dairy

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/29/18 | Comments (0)

The OU Kosher certification has announced that Pringles potato crisp snacks are now dairy or 'dairy equipment.'The potato crisps, produced by Kellogg&...

   
 

Happening Now --- Star-K TeleKosher Webinar - SHOPPING ...

Article by Star-K | Published 04/25/18 | Comments (0)

Join us for our next Telekosher Conference Series STARTING NOW Wednesday April 25, 2018  12 Noon ET SHOPPING AFTER PESACH CLICK HER...

   
 

Star-K and OK Weigh In On Beer Controversy On Talkline ...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 04/16/18 | Comments (0)

New York - With members of the Jewish community busying themselves with food-related matters after Pesach, rushing out to restock their bare pantries, standing ...

   
 

Maryland Beer Alert Pesach 2018/5778

Article by Star-K | Published 04/08/18 | Comments (0)

It has come to our attention that two large beer distribution companies, who are the exclusive distributors of many brands in Maryland, are Jewish owned. Due to...

   
 

Star-K Updated 2018 List of Passover Products That Do N...

Article by Star-K | Published 03/27/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Mar. 27, 2018 - Star-K Updated 2018 List of Passover Products That Do Not Require Additional Passover Certification. Click on the image below f...

   
 

Kashrus Alert - Urgent Notice: Pitted Manzanilla Olive

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 03/27/18 | Comments (0)

Please note:  there is a printing error on the Gefen pitted Manzanilla Olive and nov 2219 on cover. The Hebrew States “Kosher for Passover Parve” and t...

   
 

7 Mile Market Kashrus Alert - Absolutely Flatbreads

Article by 7MM | Published 03/25/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Mar. 25, 2018 - Absolutely Flatbread (only the Everything flavor) is not marked Kosher for Passover (and is a Kitniyos item). Some of these we...

   
 

STAR-K Kashrus Alert: Natural Earth Brown Sushi Rice

Article by Star-K | Published 03/16/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Mar. 16, 2018 - Natural Earth wishes to advise consumers that there have been reports of infestation in bags of Natural Earth Brown Sushi Rice. ...

   
 

STAR-K and HATZALAH present Tips for Safe Pesach Kitche...

Article by BJLife/Margie Pensak | Published 03/15/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - March 15, 2018- As we head into the home stretch weeks before the cooking and baking marathon begins for Pesach, kashering your kitchen may be t...

   
 

TeleKosher Webinar - ANNUAL PASSOVER EDITION - Wednesda...

Article by Star-K | Published 03/13/18 | Comments (0)

Wondering about what needs a Passover certification and what doesn’t? What products are new for Passover 2018? The latest Passover meat and chicken updates? D...

   
 

Star-K 2018 Passover Information Update

Article by Star-K | Published 03/09/18 | Comments (0)

STAR-K PASSOVER INFORMATION March 9, 2018 STAR-K Pesach Guides and information, including ...

   
 

Treif Chickens Found At Largest South African Kosher Ca...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/06/18 | Comments (0)

THE FOLLOWING IS VIA YWN In a shock move on Erev Purim, the Beth Din of Johannesburg revoked the Kosher certification of Stan & Pete Caterers’ with immed...

   
 

Snyders of Hanover Pretzel Products Labled OU-D, But No...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/05/18 | Comments (0)

The following Snyders of Hanover products, are labeled OUD, but in fact, its true status, at the present time, is DE (Dairy Equipment): Gluten Free PretzelsMin...