26 October 2018

Recall Alert: Almost 4 Million Pounds of Ready-to-Eat Foods

TWELVE food manufacturers have recalled millions of pounds of ready-to-eat salads and pre-made foods due to the possible contamination. More specifically, salads, chicken wraps, meat products, and more could be tainted from Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes.

These food manufacturers notified the USDA about products they had shipped which could include contaminated ingredients like corn, onions, and other vegetables – all provided from McCain Foods. These grab-and-go food items were sold at big-name retailers like Walmart, Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s, Harris Teeter, Kroger, and 7-Eleven.
    • Recalling approximately 795,261 pounds of ready-to-eat meat and poultry products due to possible Salmonella and Listeria Monocytogenes contamination in onions.
    • Recalling approximately 174,207 pounds of chicken wrap products due to possible Salmonella and Listeria Monocytogenes contamination in vegetables.
    • Recalling approximately 212,746 pounds of ready-to-eat pork & chicken products due to possible Salmonella and Listeria Monocytogenes contamination in vegetables.
    • Recalling approximately 292,764 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken and beef products due to possible Salmonella and Listeria Monocytogenes contamination in vegetables.
    • Recalling approximately 1,532 pounds of ready-to-eat salad and bowl products due to possible Salmonella and Listeria Monocytogenes contamination in corn.
    • Recalling approximately 2,490,593 pounds of ready-to-eat meat and poultry taquitos due to possible Salmonella and Listeria Monocytogenes contamination in onion ingredient.
    • Recalling approximately 1,786 pounds of ready-to-eat salad with chicken products due to possible Salmonella and Listeria Monocytogenes contamination in corn.
    • Recalling approximately 738 pounds of ready-to-eat salad with meat products due to possible Salmonella and Listeria Monocytogenes contamination in corn.
    • Recalling approximately 276 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) pork carnitas bowl products due to possible Salmonellaand Listeria Monocytogenes contamination in tomatillos.
    • Recalling approximately 916 pounds of ready-to-eat wrap and salad products due to possible Salmonella and Listeria Monocytogenes contamination in corn.
    • Recalling approximately 987 pounds of ready-to-eat salad with chicken products due to possible Salmonella and Listeria Monocytogenes contamination in corn.
    • Recalling approximately 217 pounds of ready-to-eat salad with bacon products due to possible Salmonella and Listeria Monocytogenes contamination in corn.