Appeeling Fruit Inc. in Dauberville, Penn. is recalling a limited number of consumer packages of fresh sliced apples with Best-if-Used-by dates of 09/14/15 and 09/21/15, due to the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
To date, health authorities have not linked any illnesses to this recall. No other products are affected by this recall.
The recalled product was shipped to retail distribution centers; wholesalers; and foodservice customers in the states of Florida, Massachusetts, New York and Pennsylvania between August 31 and September 2.
Consumers can identify the recalled consumer products by the brand,UPC codes and Best-if-Used-by dates provided in the table at the end of this release.
Anyone who has recalled product in their possession should not consume it, and should either dispose of it properly or return the recalled product to the place of purchase for a refund. Please keep proof of product purchase, if available. Consumers with questions may contact the company’s consumer information desk at 1-866-873-0468, or visit its website at http://www.appeelingfruit.com
The recall is being initiated after the company was informed that an environmental sample taken in the production facility as part of a routine sampling program tested positive for the bacteria. None of the final producttested positive, and subsequent test results from the facility have been negative.
|September 9, 2015 Recall|
|Product Description and Consumer Packaging||Brand/Label on bag||UPC on bag if applicable||Best If Used By date on bag|
|12oz package with fresh, green apple slices||Appeeling Fruit||58324 00950||09/21/2015|
|12oz. package with fresh, red apple slices||Appeeling Fruit||58324 00900||09/21/2015|
|Convenience pack of 8, 2oz. sized bags of fresh, red apple slices||Appeeling Fruit||Bag of 8, 2 oz. bags 58324 08400
Individual 2 oz. bags 58324 00400
|2oz. sized bags of fresh, red apple slices||Burger King (BK) Crown||n/a&||09/14/2015|
|2oz. sized bags of fresh, red apple slices||Snack Fresh||74641 00982||09/21/2015|
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