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UPDATED: Reser’s recall goes international; Pictsweet leaves retailers to notify consumers

UPDATED April 14, 2016: The Food and Drug Administration is working with Oregon Potato Co. on the recall of bulk shipments of onions that may be contaminated with Listeria. The Pasco, WA, company sells only bulk quantities of its products, therefore the FDA has not posted a recall notice. “Oregon Potato notified its customers directly of… Continue Reading

Practical solutions to food safety problems take center stage

No matter how advanced mapping apps become, they can’t tell you where to go unless you know where you are to begin with, just as those in the food supply chain must assess their operations before they can plan a route to a new food safety environment. That new environment, mandated by the Food Safety Modernization… Continue Reading

UPDATED: Frozen vegetables recalled because of Listeria

UPDATE April 12: Several other retail grocery chains have recalled certain Pictsweet brand frozen vegetables because of possible Listeria contamination from onions. Those retailers include Giant Food, Wegmans, Martin’s, Tops, Stop & Shop and Food Lion. Pictsweet Co. officials have not responded to requests for comment and have not posted any recall information on their website… Continue Reading

Reser’s Fine Foods recalls deli salads of various brands

Reser’s Fine Foods, Inc. of Beaverton, OR, is recalling 19 refrigerated salad products from 29 states in the U.S. and one Canadian province because they might be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Reser’s initiated the recall April 10 after notification from one of its ingredient suppliers that one lot of its fresh-cut onions could be contaminated with the pathogen…. Continue Reading

Reser’s Fine Foods Expands Recall of Products Potentially Contaminated With Listeria

Reser’s Fine Foods is again expanding its Oct. 22, 2013, recall of refrigerated ready-to-eat products because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The recalled refrigerated ready-to-eat products were sold in retail and food-service establishments nationwide and in Canada. For a full list of recalled products, visit the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s recall page or… Continue Reading

Taylor Farms Recalls Deli Salads That Contain Reser’s Products

After Reser’s Fine Foods expanded its recall of  products potentially contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, Taylor Farms Foodservice in Florida, Illinois, Maryland, Texas and Tennessee are issuing a secondary recall of deli products containing components of implicated in Reser’s expanded recall. Grocers involved have been instructed to remove any remaining product from their deli case and to dispose of… Continue Reading

Reser’s Fine Foods Recalls More Products for Possible Listeria Contamination

This article was updated to include an expanded list of recalled products issued Oct. 26, 2013. The Reser’s Fine Foods recall of refrigerated ready-to-eat products announced Oct. 22 was expanded on Saturday, Oct. 26, to include all products produced between Sept. 5 and Oct. 9, 2013, due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.  The packages of… Continue Reading