Dole Fresh Vegetables Inc.

The deadly Listeria outbreak that shutdown the Ohio Dole Fresh Vegetables salad processing facility for three months in early 2016 is now in civil litigation, but that too may be ending.  The Dayton Daily News was first to report that Monterey, CA-based Dole Fresh Vegetables Inc. has reached separate undisclosed settlements  with two of the parties claiming injuries in the outbreak.

The salad production facility in Springfield, OH, was highlighted in Dole’s 2010 corporate report.
The salad production facility in Springfield, OH, was highlighted in Dole’s 2010 corporate report.

The litigation stemmed from the 9-state, 5-province Listeria outbreak that product sampling traced back to the Dole packaged salads facility in
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