Cantaloupe, Fruit Medley, Honeydew & Watermelon Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Caito Foods LogoCaito Foods, an Indianapolis, Indiana. establishment, recalls numerous batch/lots of Costco, Jay C, Kroger, Payless, Owen’s, Sprouts, Trader Joe’s, Walgreens, Walmart and Whole Foods/Amazon branded fresh cut Cantaloupe, Fresh-Cut Fruit Medley, Honeydew Melon and Watermelon products due to suspected Salmonella Adelaide contamination and consequential risk of gram negative bacterial infection and illness, all serious health hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/WXv530kqx8q

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm610345.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Cantaloupe, Fruit Medley, Honeydew and Watermelon are subject to this recall:

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Sainsbury’s Stir Fry Meal & Sprout Recall [UK]

UK FlagUK/London: logo-sainsburysSainsbury’s recalls various batch/lots of Stir Fry Meals and Ingredients due to suspected Salmonella contamination, a serious health hazard. FSA: http://ht.ly/qkH3308RWIu

Direct link: https://www.food.gov.uk/news-updates/news/2017/15966/sainsbury-s-recalls-stir-fry-products-due-to-possible-presence-of-salmonella

Additional information:
The UK Food Standards Agency (“FSA”) reports the following Stir Fry Meals and Ingredients are subject to recall:

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US Recall Expanded: Sprouts, Wheatgrass and Pea Shoots

US/Silver Spring: Sprouters Northwest recalls all Sprouts, Wheatgrass and Pea Shoots due to Listeria hazard. FDA: http://ht.ly/hwlxk

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm338741.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the recalled products may have been sold under the following brands:

  • Brassica
  • LifeForce
  • Sprouters Northwest
  • Trader Joe’s Organic Pea Shoots

About Listeria poisoning:
The bacteria that cause Listeriosis (Listeria poisoning) most often produce a gastrointestinal illness that can be quite serious or even fatal. Listeriosis in pregnancy, for example, may cause a miscarriage or fetal death. In other cases, people can develop Septicemia (a serious blood infection) or Meningitis (an inflammation of the covering of the brain and spinal cord, known collectively as the meninges). You can learn about Listeriosis from the US National Institutes of Health (“NIH”) at http://1.usa.gov/IScAKJ

Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-1536

Sprouts, Wheatgrass and Pea Shoot Recall

US/Silver Spring: Sprouters Northwest recalls various Sprouts, Wheatgrass and Pea Shoots due to Listeria hazard. FDA: http://ht.ly/hntvP

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm337785.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration reports varieties of recalled products include the following:

  • 3-Bean Munchie Sprouts;
  • Alfalfa Sprouts;
  • Bean Sprouts;
  • Broccol Sprouts;
  • Brocco Sandwich Sprouts;
  • Clover Sprouts;
  • Deli Sprouts;
  • Spicy Sprouts;
  • Wheatgrass; and
  • Pea Shoots.

About Listeria poisoning:
The bacteria that cause Listeriosis (Listeria poisoning) most often produce a gastrointestinal illness that can be quite serious or even fatal. Listeriosis in pregnancy, for example, may cause a miscarriage or fetal death. In other cases, people can develop Septicemia (a serious blood infection) or Meningitis (an inflammation of the covering of the brain and spinal cord, known collectively as the meninges). You can learn about Listeriosis from the US National Institutes of Health (“NIH”) at http://1.usa.gov/IScAKJ

Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-1511

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