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Hickory Harvest Recalls Certain Island Fruit Mix and Organic Nut Mix Products Because of Possible Health Risk

For Immediate Release

May 10, 2018

Contact

Consumers

Customer Service
askus2@hickoryharvest.com
1-800-448-6887

Media

Mr. Joseph J. Swiatkowski
330-644-6266
 

Announcement

Hickory Harvest Foods of Akron, Ohio is voluntarily recalling specific lots due to the potential exposure to Listeria monocytogenes. Listeria monocytogenes,an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, pregnant women, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy individuals may experience short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain, and diarrhea. Listeria infection can also cause miscarriages, stillbirths, and fetal infection in pregnant women. People experiencing these problems should seek immediate medical attention.

Items include:

  • 9 oz. Island Fruit Mix in a plastic resealable bag
  • 9 oz. Organic Nut Mix in our plastic deli tubs
  • 1.3 oz. Raw Almonds in plastic tube nut bag
  • 1.6 oz. Almond Raisin Mix in plastic tube nut bag
  • 1 oz. Natural Pistachios in plastic tube nut bag
  • 1.2 oz. Honey Cashews in plastic tube nut bag

There have been no reported consumer illnesses to date in association with this product. This recall was initiated after Hickory Harvest staff performed routine in house environmental testing, the presence of Listeria monocytogenes on a piece of production equipment.

These items were sold at Liberty Snacks, Heinens, Pilot Flying J, Travel Centers, Diamond Gasoline, and Petro locations in the following states: AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MO, NC, ND, NE, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WY.

No other Hickory Harvest Foods products are impacted by this voluntary recall.

The following products are included in this product recall:

Item UPCItem DescriptionLot Numbers
0-36232-06052-9Hickory Harvest: Island Fruit Mix032019
0-36232-01871-1Heinens: Organic Nut Mix031919
8-04879-17157-7Liberty Snacks: Raw Almonds031919
8-04879-17158-4Liberty Snacks: Almond Raisin Mix032019
8-04879-17158-4Liberty Snacks: Natural Pistachios032019
8-04879-17154-4Liberty Snacks: Honey Cashews032119

Hickory Harvest Foods is recalling this product as a reflection of the organization's commitment to product quality and consumer safety. Consumers with additional questions can contact Customer Service at Hickory Harvest Foods by  calling 330-644-6266 Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Eastern Standard Time.

Hickory Harvest Foods:
Island Fruit Mix

The lot number is the best if purchased by date 03/20/19, located on the back of the bag. Consumers that have any of these bags, please dispose of your product.

Heinens:
Organic Nut Mix

The lot number is the best if purchased by date 03/19/19, located on the bottom of the tub.
Consumers that have any of these bags, please dispose of your product.

Liberty Snacks:
Raw Almonds

The lot number is the Best By: 03/19/19, located on the front of the bag.
Consumers that have any of these bags, please dispose of your product.

Liberty Snacks:
Almond Raisin Mix

The lot number is the Best By: 03/20/19, located on the front of the bag.
Consumers that have any of these bags, please dispose of your product.

Liberty Snacks:
Natural Pistachios

The lot number is the Best By: 03/20/19, located on the front of the bag.
Consumers that have any of these bags, please dispose of your product.

 Liberty Snacks:
Honey Cashews

The lot number is the Best By: 03/21/19, located on the front of the bag.
Consumers that have any of these bags, please dispose of your product.

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Product Photos

Hickory Harvest - Island Fruit Mix Nutrition Facts Label

Back of Bag – Hickory Harvest Island Fruit Mix

Front of Bag – Hickory Harvest Island Fruit Mix

Heinens Organic Nut Mix Nutrition Facts Label

Bottom of Tub - Heinens Organic Nut Mix

Top of Tub – Heinens Organic Nut Mix

Liberty Snacks – Raw Almonds w/Best By Date

Front of Bag – Liberty Snacks Raw Almonds

Back of Bag – Liberty Snacks Raw Almonds

Liberty Snacks – Almond Raisin Mix w/Best By Date

Front of Bag – Liberty Snacks Almonds Raisin

Back of Bag – Liberty Snacks Almond Raisin

Liberty Snacks – Natural Pistachios w/Best By Date

Front of Bag – Liberty Snacks Natural Pistachios

Back of Bag – Liberty Snacks Natural Pistachios

Liberty Snacks – Honey Roasted Cashews w/Best by Date

Front of Bag – Liberty Snacks Honey Roasted Cashews

Bag of Bag – Liberty Snacks Honey Roasted Cashews

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