Market 32 By Price Chopper Black Forest Ham Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Washington: Market 32 By Price Chopper Black Forest Ham Recall [US]Sahlen Packing Company, Inc., a Buffalo, New York establishment, recalls an estimated 13,224 pounds of ready-to-eat (“RTE”) Deli Ham products due to suspected plastic fragment hazard and consequential risk of choking, oral injury, internal ingestion and GI tract laceration damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

USDA: http://ht.ly/iAgl30nYHMt

Direct link: https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-022-2019-release

Additional information:
The United States Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) reports the following ready-to-eat (“RTE”) Deli Ham items were produced on January 25, 2019 and are subject to this recall:

  • Market 32 By Price Chopper Black Forest Ham with Natural Juices Caramel Color Added 97% Fat Free, sold in varying weights of Whole Hams sliced and sold by weight at retail deli counters with a sell-by date of 4/8/19 (April 8, 2019).

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Deli Ham products can be found on the Web site above.

According to the USDA, the Deli Ham products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 5155” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were known to have been shipped to retail locations in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania and Vermont.

The problem was discovered, and FSIS was notified, on February 22, 2019 when the establishment received a complaint of extraneous material in a ham product that was produced for retail deli slicing.

In general, if plastic or metal fragments are ingested, they could cut the mouth, stomach or other parts of the GI tract, cause intestinal perforation or serious infection and possibly require surgical intervention for their safe removal.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm food poisoning, adulteration or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household garbage, making sure small children and pets can’t access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Deli Ham products, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Deli Ham products, please search for “Ham” or more generically, “pork”using the Search Box at the top of this page.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Mr. Joseph Sahlen Sr., owner, Sahlen Packaging Company, Inc. at 1-716-852-8677.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Infants and Children, please search for “children” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Sahlen Packing Company, please search for “Sahlen Packing” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
USDA recall number: FSIS-RC-022-2019
Recalls Direct RIN: 11207-2019
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