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Spartan Stores Voluntary Product Withdraw Notice
Art Shook, Food Safety/Sanitation Manager
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - January 27, 2012
Item Description: #357 Egg Spread (5 pound bag)
#741 Sandwich – Egg Spread
#763 Salad – Small Chef
#764 Salad – Large Chef
#765 Salad – Seven Layer
# 801 Salad – No Meat Small Chef
#802 Salad – No Meat Large Chef
#803 Salad – No Meat 7 layer
Batch Code: ALL
REASON FOR THE RECALL:
In order to maintain the highest standards of product quality and safety for Spartan Stores, Michael Foods, Minnetonka, MN., a producer of hard-boiled eggs is initiating a voluntary product withdrawal on one lot code of hard-boiled eggs due to a possible contamination of Listeria monocytogenes. . As a result of this Michael Foods recall, Spartan Central Kitchen is requesting that the above listed items be pulled and destroyed. Contact Spartan Central Kitchen at 616-878-8940 for credit. Spartan Stores has received no confirmation of illness associated with the consumption of these products,
Note: Recall Verification Checks-
The MDA/FDA may spot check stores to ensure recalled product has been removed from the sales floor. The following information may be requested during these spot checks: a copy of the recall notice, location of pulled recall items, name/s of associate/s who pulled the product and paperwork showing quantity of items pulled. It is recommended that stores have this information available upon request by the inspector.
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