(HealthyExaminer.com) – Lipari Foods has issued a voluntary recall expansion of additional Premo and Fresh Grab sandwiches due to potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes. Listeria monocytogenes is 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.
The product was distributed exclusively by Lipari Foods in Warren, Michigan to food service and retail stores throughout Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, West Virginia, and Wisconsin.
The affected product can be identified by:
|Brand||Product||Lipari #||Size||Best By Date||Lot #||UPC|
|Fresh Grab||Breakfast Muffin Sandwich||252153||6 oz.||1/23/2020||03202001||612510003039|
|Fresh Grab||Chicken & Swiss Sandwich||252204||5 oz.||1/23/2020||03202001||612510003213|
|Fresh Grab||Turkey & Swiss Sandwich||251694||6 oz.||1/23/2020||03202001||612510001042|
|Premo||Meat Lover’s Sub||970844||7 oz.||1/21/2020||03202001||612510093832|
|Premo||Pub Burger||207970||5 oz.||1/23/2020||03202001||612510003015|
|Premo||Turkey & Cheese on Pretzel Sub||996428||7 oz.||1/23/2020||03202001||612510094037|
|Premo||Turkey & Swiss Sandwich||915537||6 oz.||1/23/2020||03202001||612510001042|
|Premo||Turkey & Garlic Mayo Sandwich||207455||5 oz.||1/21/2020||03202001||612510088494|
This recall was brought to our attention by JLM, who is expanding their recent recall to include additional sandwiches due to potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes. No illnesses have been reported in relation to this recall.
Lipari Foods began shipping this product on January 3, 2020.
Consumers who have purchased these recalled products should not consume them. Consumers should discard the products or return them to the point of purchase. Consumers with questions should call Customer Service at 800-729-3354, 8:15 am – 4:30 pm, EST, Monday through Friday.
Read the full FDA Report here.
As published by HealthyExaminer.com.