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New details show Walmart, Publix received recalled produce

Listeria risk already known for fresh vegetables at BI-LO, Harveys, Winn-Dixie and Fresco y Más

Additional distribution details are now available from Country Fresh Orlando LLC showing the company’s freshcut vegetable products that were recalled because of Listeria concerns went to Walmart and Publix stores in addition to other retailers. The recall includes diced bell peppers, vegetable kabobs, and creole and fajita mixed diced vegetables packaged under the Country Fresh… Continue Reading

Southeastern Grocers recalls SEG freshcut produce for Listeria

Multiple products recalled from BI-LO, Harveys, Winn-Dixie and Fresco y Más grocery stores

Multiple media outlets reported Sunday that Listeria concerns prompted Southeastern Grocers LLC to recall freshcut produce products from BI-LO, Harveys, Winn-Dixie and Fresco y Más grocery stores. However, no recall information had been posted by the Food and Drug Administration, Southeastern Grocers or any of the retailers as of 11 p.m. EDT Sunday. The recalled products… Continue Reading

Listeria prompts recall of fresh-cut vegetables in 9 states

A Texas company is recalling 30,000 cases of fresh-cut vegetable products from eight retail chains — including Wal-Mart, QuikTrip and Publix — after a random sample tested positive for Listeria monocytogenes. Country Fresh LLC of Conroe, TX, distributed various combinations of 45 different fresh-cut vegetable products to retailers in nine states: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky,… Continue Reading

Freshcut cantaloupe recalled in Georgia because of Listeria

A Bi-Lo grocery store in Glennville, GA, is recalling freshcut cantaloupe three days after state officials notified the chain that a random sample collected at the store tested positive for Listeria monocytogenes. The store, at 312 S. Veterans Blvd. in Glennville, posted the recall notice with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration today. The notice… Continue Reading

BI-LO Store in GA Recalls Spinach Antipasti Salad Over Listeria Risk

A BI-LO store in Georgia is recalling Taylor Farms Spinach Antipasti Salad sold in the full-service case in the deli department due to the potential for Listeria contamination. The store, located at 500 Furys Ferry Rd. in Martinez, GA, sold the salad between Oct. 19 and 27. The store said it has not received any… Continue Reading

Ground Beef Recalled for E. coli Sold at Super Bi-Lo, Winn-Dixie Stores

About 50,000 pounds of ground beef recalled last week for E. coli O157:H7 was sold at Bi-Lo, Super Bi-Lo and Winn-Dixie stores in Southern states, according to new information released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service. The recall was sparked by testing and there have not been reports of any… Continue Reading

Store Brand Salad Mixes Recalled By BI-LO

The 206-store BI-LO supermarket chain, operating in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Tennessee, has recalled of two store brand products– Southern Home® Bacon Ranch Salad Mix and  Southern Home® Creamy Parmesan Salad Mix. The salad mixes may contain small metal fragments. “We encourage consumers in possession of any of the recalled items to immediately… Continue Reading