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Mrs. Gerry’s Kitchen Issues Allergen Alert on Undeclared Seafood in Salad

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Mrs. Gerry’s Kitchen Issues Allergen Alert on Undeclared Seafood in Salad

Summary

Company Announcement Date:
March 25, 2018
FDA Publish Date:
December 01, 2018
Product Type:
Food & Beverages
Allergens
Food & Beverage Safety
Reason for Announcement:
Company Name:
Mrs. Gerry's Kitchen Inc.
Brand Name:
Brand Name(s)
Mrs. Gerry's, Open Acres, Festival, Knowlan's and Market Fresh
Product Description:
Product Description
Egg Salads and Potato Salads

Company Announcement

Mrs. Gerry’s Kitchen Inc. of Albert Lea, MN is issuing a voluntary recall of the following items:

ProductSizeUsed By
Mrs. Gerry’s Homestyle Egg Salad5 LB4/13/18
Mrs. Gerry’s Egg Salad5 LB4/13/18
Mrs. Gerry’s Deviled Egg Potato SaladAll sizes4/23/18
Mrs. Gerry’s Original Potato SaladAll sizes4/23/18
Mrs. Gerry’s Gourmet Potato Salad12 LB4/13/18
Mrs. Gerry’s Deli Fresh Potato SaladAll sizes4/26/18
Mrs. Gerry’s Old-Fashioned Potato SaladAll sizes4/13/18
Open Acres American SaladAll sizes4/26/18
Open Acres Chunky Potato Salad w/EggAll sizes4/13/18
Festival Potato SaladAll sizes4/8/18
Knowlan’s Homestyle Potato Salad12 LB4/13/18
Market Fresh Potato Salad12 LB4/13/18

The salads may contain undeclared traces of imitation crab meat. People who have allergies to fish or shell fish run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. The recalled salad was shipped to retail and food service distributers in IL, IA, KS, MI, MN, MT, NE, ND, SD, UT, and WI. No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.

Mrs. Gerry’s takes the safety and quality of our products very seriously.  Customers or consumers who have purchased any of these items are urged to discard the products or return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact Customer Service at Mrs. Gerry’s Kitchen, Inc. at 1-800-642-9662.
 

Consumers

1-800-642-9662