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Real Foods of Kent WA. and Charlie’s of Anchorage Alaska Voluntarily Recalls Products with Daniella Brand Mangos Because of Possible Health Risk
Food Safety Director
Triple B Corporation Seattle, Wa. dba Real Foods Kent WA. and Charlie’s Produce Anchorage, Alaska is recalling1336 cases of the products listed below because they contain Daniella brand mango that were recalled because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella braenderup.
Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis.
This product was used in retail stores and Deli in Washington and Alaska.
Shelf life of the product is 5-7 days
Real Foods Product Use by Date 7/12/2012 to 8/29/2012
|Item #||Label||Item Description||Size||Container Type||UPC||Use-By Date Range||Location of UB Date|
|027-01480||Haggen||CUT,TROPICAL MIXED FRUIT(T/H)||8 oz||Rigid Plastic Cup||UPC: 045009014801||7/21/12 - 8/29/12||Center of product label|
|027-06055||Costco||FRUIT TRAY,MANGO/CUT SPEARS(COSTCO)||5 lbs||Rigid Plastic Tray||UPC: 045009060556||7/21/12 - 8/29/12||Outer case label|
|028-00165||Metropolitan Market||CUT,MANGO/PAPAYA W/LIME (MET MKT)||10 oz||Rigid Plastic Cup||UPC: 045009001658||7/21/12 - 8/29/12||Bottom of product cup|
|028-00172||Metropolitan Market||CUT,SEASONAL MIX (MET MKT)||20 oz||Rigid Plastic Cup||UPC: 045009001726||7/21/12 - 8/29/12||Bottom of product cup|
|028-00173||Metropolitan Market||CUT,SEASONAL MIX (MET MKT)||10 oz||Rigid Plastic Cup||UPC: 045009001733||7/21/12 - 8/29/12||Bottom of product cup|
|028-06037||Charlie's||CUT,SEASONAL FRUIT MIX||10 oz||Rigid Plastic Cup||UPC: 045009060372||7/23/12 - 8/31/12||Bottom of product cup|
|028-06454||Charlie's||CUT,SEASONAL FRUIT MIX||20 oz||Rigid Plastic Cup||UPC: 045009064547||7/23/12 - 8/31/12||Bottom of product cup|
|028-07323||Charlie's||CUT,MIXED FRUIT TROPICAL(NL)||8 oz||Rigid Plastic Cup||UPC: 045009073235||7/23/12 - 8/31/12||Bottom of product cup|
Charlie’s Alaska Product Anchorage Use By Date 7/21/2012
|Label||Item Description||Size||Container Type||UPC||Use-By Date Range||Location of UB Date|
|Alaska Carrot||Seasonal Berries (Walmart)||8 oz||Rigid Plastic Cup||045009020178||7/21/12 - 8/31/12||Bottom of product cup|
|Alaska Carrot||Seasonal Berries (Walmart)||16oz||Rigid plastic Cup||045009020635||7/21/12 - 8/31/12||Bottom of product cup|
|Alaska Carrot||Seasonal Fruit Bowl (Walmart)||40oz||Rigid Plastic Bowl||045009064806||7/21/12 - 8/31/12||Bottom of product Bowl|
|Alaska Carrot||Gourmet Fruit Blow (Costco)||64oz||Rigid Plastic Bowl||697327066934||7/21/12 - 09/05/12||Bottom of Product Bowl|
|Alaska Carrot||Fruit Cup Mango/Red Grape||4oz||rigid Plastic Tray||045009071408||8/22/12 - 9/01/12||Outside case Box|
The recall was initiated after it was discovered by Triple B Corp. that Daniella brand mangos were used in some of the product that is being recalled by the supplier due to the potential contamination with Salmonella. braenderup.
Out of an abundance of caution, as a service to the general consuming public at large, all products are being recalled in consultation with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Consumers who have purchased any product with Daniella brand mangos in them are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact our company at 206-625-1412