Pacific Coast Fruit Company Recalls Various Prepared Foods Vegetable Products Because of a Possible Health Risk
- Company Announcement Date:
- October 23, 2017
- FDA Publish Date:
- October 24, 2017
- Product Type:
- Food & Beverages
Food & Beverage Safety
- Reason for Announcement:
Recall Reason Descriptionpotential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes
- Company Name:
- Pacific Coast Fruit Company
- Brand Name:
Brand Name(s)Pacific Coast Fruit Company
- Product Description:
Product DescriptionBagged Processed Salads
Pacific Coast Fruit Company in Portland, Oregon is voluntarily recalling multiple types of bagged processed salads based on the potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes, an 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.
Pacific Coast Fruit utilized a portion of the Mann Packing's affected products in our retail and food service processed bagged salads. Please see attached list below for specific products entered into commerce, including UPC codes, Pacific Coast Fruit Item Numbers, and Best if Use By Dates or Production Dates.
Pacific Coast recalled products were distributed to selected grocery, restaurant and deli chains in Oregon and Washington.
The recalled retail salads are packed in a 10 oz, 16 oz, 20 oz, 25 oz plastic clamshell style and value-added food service items are packed in 5 lbs – 20 lbs food service salad bags.
There have been NO reported illnesses associated with this recall to date. This voluntary recall is being conducted with the knowledge of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Consumers who have purchased this product should not consume it and are urged to return it to the place of purchase or destroy the product. Consumer with questions can contact Pacific Coast Fruit at 503-234-6411 between the hours of 8 am-4:30 pm PST Monday to Friday.
Pacific Coast Fruit Recalls Retail Salads
|Description||Item Number||Brand||UPC Code||Best Used By Dates|
|Carnival Cauli Florets 6/16 oz||73633||New Seasons Market||10200 24467||10/11/17-10/26/17|
|Small Veg Tray w/Dressing 10 oz||71675||Pacific Coast Fruit||20728 01713||10/12/17-10/27/17|
|Vegetable Tray 2/25 oz||71444||Pacific Coast Fruit||20728 71444||10/11/17-10/26/17|
|Veggie Mix Bag 4/20 oz||72013||Pacific Coast Fruit||20728 01710||10/10/17-10/25/17|
Pacific Coast Fruit Value-Added Foodservice Salads Kits
|Description||Item Number||UPC Code||Best Used By Dates|
|Kit Cauliflower Cake FK, 6.6 lbs||73706||20728 73706||10/12/17-10/27/17|
|Kit Cauliflower Tabouleh 2/4.5 lbs||71886||20728 71886||10/14/17-10/29/17|
|Kit Roasting Cauli Cakes 8.10 lbs||72894||20728 72894||10/14/17-10/29/17|
|Kit Winter Citrus Slaw 2/7.15 lbs||71909||20728 71909||10/09/17-10/29/17|
|Stir Fry 5 lbs||72308||20728 72308||10/11/17-10/26/17|
Company Contact Information
- Pacific Coast Fruit