Breaking News: More Lettuce Added to Recall!
If you remember the recall we shared last week where Aldi, Jewel-Osco and Hy-Vee were recalling bagged garden salads, then don’t miss this! Because, Fresh Express is expanding the recall to include more brands and types! These new products include Fresh Express Marketside Salads containing Iceberg lettuce, carrots or red cabbage. And, this notice came directly from Walmart.
Fresh Express Recalls Bagged Salad
Dear Valued Walmart Customer:
We have been notified that Fresh Express has issued an expanded recall of additional of Marketside Salads containing Iceberg Lettuce, Carrots, or Red Cabbage from select stores in IA, MI, MN, ND, NE, SD, WI as a precautionary measure due to a possible health risk from Cyclospora, a microscopic parasite.
The items we offer are held to strict quality assurance and food safety standards, but occasionally there are issues beyond our control that can impact a specific product. That is why we’re reaching out to you today. Our records reflect that you may have purchased one or more of the below items:
Marketside Products Included in Recall
|Marketside Kale Slaw Salad 12oz||68113122157|
|Tricolor Cole Slaw 16oz||68113138748|
|Baby Greens Salad 6oz||68113102792|
|Classic Iceberg Salad 12oz||68113132894|
|Classic Iceberg Salad 24oz||68113132895|
|Crisp Greens 12oz||68113138755|
|Shredded Iceberg Lettuce 8oz||68113132896|
|Shredded Iceberg Lettuce 16oz||68113153209|
|Sunflower Bacon Crunch Chopped Salad Kit||68113127653|
|Avo Ranch Chopped Salad Kit||68113122152|
|Asian Chopped Salad Kit||68113100704|
|Southwest Chopped Salad Kit||68113100706|
|Sunflower Bacon Chopped Salad Kit||68113114834|
|Cherry Almond Gorgonzola Chopped Salad Kit||68113114837|
|Kale Pecan Cranberry Chopped Salad Kit||68113122132|
|Premium Romaine Salad 9oz||68113138753|
|Premium Romaine Salad 18oz||68113138807|
Affected products will have a Best if Used By 7-10- 20 or earlier, with lot codes beginning with the letter Z and the number 178 or less, please see pictures below for examples
Examples of Labels Found on Packaging
Your prompt action to this notice is strongly encouraged. If any of these products are still in your possession do not consume them. Please discard them and visit any Walmart store for a full refund.
At Walmart, we adhere to strict food safety controls and work with our suppliers to ensure that we provide you with safe, quality products. The supplier is cooperating fully with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to resolve the issue.
Consumers with questions may contact Fresh Express Consumer Response Center toll-free at (800) 242-5472 Monday – Friday during the hours of 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Eastern time.
Consumers with additional questions may also contact the Walmart Customer Care Center through the contact form at: http://help.walmart.com/app/grocery.
We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to meeting your needs in the future.
Walmart Customer Care
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