Dole-Branded & Private Label Salad Recall [US]

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US/Silver Spring: Dole-Branded and Private Label Salad Recall [US]Dole Fresh Vegetables recalls various Dole-branded and private label Packaged Salads produced at Dole’s Springfield, Ohio production facility due to possible Listeria contamination, a serious health hazard. FDA:

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The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Salads are subject to this recall:

  • Various Dole-Branded & Private Label Salads Products packaged under the names Dole, Fresh Selections, Marketside, President’s Choice, Simple Truth and The Little Salad Bar and identified with a product code beginning with the letter “A” in the upper right-hand corner of the package (see photo above), and distributed in the following US States and the Canadian provinces:
    • Alabama
    • Connecticut
    • Florida
    • Georgia
    • Illinois
    • Indiana
    • Kentucky
    • Louisiana
    • Michigan
    • Massachusetts
    • Maryland
    • Minnesota
    • Missouri
    • Mississippi
    • North Carolina
    • New Jersey
    • New York
    • Ohio
    • Pennsylvania
    • South Carolina
    • Tennessee
    • Virginia
    • Wisconsin
  • Canadian provinces:
    • Ontario
    • New Brunswick
    • Quebec

According to the FDA, retailers and consumers who have any remaining Salads starting with an “A” product code should not consume them and are urged to discard them.

Retailers who carry Dole products produced in the Springfield, Ohio plant (with the product code beginning with the letter “A” in the upper right-hand corner of the package) should check their store shelves and warehouse inventories to confirm that no withdrawn product is available for purchase by consumers.

Dole Fresh Vegetables’ customer service representatives have been contacting retailers, and are in the process of confirming that the withdrawn product has been removed from the supply chain.

==> For information about Listeriosis (Listeria poisoning), please consult the “Illnesses” tab on this site, located at the top of this page.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Salads, please do not consume them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Dole Food Company Consumer Response Center at 1-800-356-3111 from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM Eastern Standard Time.

==> Please note: similar Dole Salads and various other branded Salads were recalled in another jurisdiction, specifically Canada. To see all notifications related to this recall, please search for “Dole Salads” using the Search Box.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Listeria monocytogenes contamination, please search for “Listeria” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications related to Salads, please search for “salads” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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Recalls Direct RIN: 6397-2016
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