A traceback investigation by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has identified several farms in the U.S. that may have provided products used in the Fresh Express salads that were recalled over Cyclospora.
According to the Public Health Agency of Canada, one additional case of E. coli O157:H7 illness was confirmed in Ontario as part of the ongoing outbreak linked to lettuce. This brings the total number of…
Continue Reading Canadian E. coli Outbreak Nears 30
Another two cases of E. coli O157:H7 have been linked to lettuce sold at fast food locations in Canada, bringing the total number of illnesses related to this food to 28. Both new cases occurred…
Continue Reading Two More Ill in Canadian E. coli Outbreak
In what is one of the most confusing recalls ever, some Kroger grocery stores in North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky and Ohio, and Smith’s grocery stores in Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Montana and Nevada were…
Continue Reading Salmonella Concerns Prompt Iceberg Lettuce Recall
In a recall related to one previously announced by Giant Eagle, the Pittsburgh-based grocer chain, the producer River Ranch Fresh Foods of Salinas, CA announced Friday that it is taking 2,154 cases of various bagged
Giant Eagle, the Pittsburgh-based grocery chain, is recalling bags of shredded Iceberg lettuce and some deli sandwiches because they may be contaminated with Listeria.
The Food and Drug Administration informed the company that a random