Single Side Serving Processed SaladsNumber Recalled: N/A
Recalling Firm: Pacific Coast Fruit Company, Portland, Oregon
Date Recalled: 2012-05-22
Model Number: Item Numbers: 71136, 71164, 71600, 71601, 71602, 71603, 73065, 73066, 74012, 74197, 74149, 74199, 74129
Safety Concern: The product could be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
Locations: Pacific Coast recalled products were distributed to Fred Meyer, Avanti, and Evergreen in Oregon, Washington, Alaska and Idaho.
Solution: Consumers who have purchased this product should not consume it and are urged to return it to the place of purchase or destroy the product.
Pacific Coast Fruit Company, Portland, Oregon is voluntarily recalling multiple types of bagged processed salads based on the potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.
Pacific Coast Fruit utilized a portion of the salads that were recalled by River Ranch in some of our retail and food service processed bagged salad. Please see attached list for specific products entered into commerce, including UPC code, Pacific Coast Fruit Item Number, and Best if Use By Date or Production Date. The recalled retail salads are packed in a 9.6oz -10oz clamshell style and VA food service items is packed in 5 lbs – 20 lbs food service salads bags.
Consumer with questions can contact Pacific Coast Fruit at 503-234-6411 between the hours of 8 am-4:30 pm PST Monday to Friday.