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Eastside Deli Supply, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls 'Eastside Deli', 'Fresh from the Deli' and 'In Your Belly Deli' Products
Eastside Deli Supply, Inc.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- Lansing, MI -- March 18, 2005 -- Because of its continued dedication to service of safe and wholesome products to its customers, EASTSIDE DELI SUPPLY, INC. is VOLUNTARILY recalling all of it's' "Eastside Deli", "Fresh from the Deli" and "In Your Belly Deli" labeled products as a precautionary measure because of the previous recall on its 8oz "Beef and Cheese Sub" due to the presence of Listeria monocytogenes found during routine sampling in February.
Specific products involved in this voluntary expansion include the following:
|61251000100||BEEF AND CHEESE NET WT 8OZ|
|61251000104||TURKEY AND CHEESE NET WT 8OZ|
|61251000105||HAM AND CHEESE NET WT 8OZ|
|61251000106||HAM AND SWISS ON ONION ROLL NET WT 8OZ|
|61251000103||HAM AND TURKEY HOAGIE 5.5OZ|
|61251000200||HAM AND CHEESE 5OZ|
|61251000201||TURKEY AND CHEESE 5OZ|
|61251000202||EGG SALAD 5OZ|
|61251000203||CHICKEN SALAD 5OZ|
|61251000204||TUNA SALAD 5OZ|
|61251000301||SUPER BEEF PATTY W/CHEESE 5.5OZ|
|61251000307||GIGANTIC BEEF CHEESEBURGER 6.5OZ|
|61251000311||9 oz BACON CHEESEBURGER 9.0 OZ|
|61251000378||TWIN CHILI DOGS 6.5OZ|
|61251000358||TURKEY BUDDY SANDWICHES 6.5OZ|
|61251000357||HAM BUDDY SANDWICHES 6.5OZ|
|61251000321||SOUTHERN FRIED CHICKEN SANDWICH 6.0OZ|
|61251000322||SPICY CHICKEN AND SWISS|
None of these sandwiches have been shown to be contaminated at this time.
The recalled sandwiches were distributed to convenience stores in parts of Michigan, Ohio and Indiana, and most have been removed from circulation. The recall includes all "Eastside Deli", "Fresh from the Deli" and "In Your Belly Deli" sandwich products up to and including products dated April 4 th 2005.
The Product is in a clear sealed film or wedge style container and has the description name: "Eastside Deli", "Fresh from the Deli" and "In Your Belly Deli" label.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with any of these sandwiches.
Listeria monocytogenes is an uncommon organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.
Consumers who have purchased this product are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-517-485-4630.