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Small recall of chicken salad at Whole Foods stores in east

Attleboro, MA-based Willow Tree Poultry Farm Inc. is recalling 204 pounds of chicken salad products because of misbranding, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).

The consumer ready product containers are labeled as chicken salad with the USDA mark of inspection, wholefoodsstore_406x259but actually contain an egg salad product, according to the Jan. 18 recall notice. The products were produced on Jan. 10. Consumers can identify the recalled product by looking for the following label information:

  • 6-ounce packages of Whole Foods Market “Chicken Salad” with a “Sell By” date of 1/24/2017.

The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. P-8827” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were sold to a distributor in New Jersey for further distribution in Connecticut, New Jersey and New York.

The problem was discovered by the company on Monday.

No confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products have been received. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider.

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