SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – Mann Packing Co., a subsidiary of Fresh Del Monte Produce, recalls more than 140 vegetable products sold in supermarkets across the United States and Canada due to potential listeria contamination.
Some of the recalled products are broccoli, cauliflower, carrots, Brussels sprouts and more under Mann brands. The products were sold under brands or private labels such as Safeway, Trader Joe's, Kroger and O Organics, which are featured in many Bay Area grocery stores.
As of Tuesday, no illnesses associated with potentially contaminated products have been reported, Mann said.
Mann said the recalled products have "Best If Used By" dates October 1[ads1]1, 2019 through November 16, 2019. The company advises consumers who believe they have purchased some of the recalled items, promptly disposing of them in appropriate waste bins. .
"Listeria monocytogenes is an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people and others with weakened immune systems," Mann said in an official press release.
The company works with the US Food and Drug Administration and Canadian Food Inspection Agency to investigate potential contamination.
If you have any queries or comments, all consumers are welcome to call Mann & # 39; s 24-hour customer service line at 1-844-927-0707 or email mail Mann Packing Co., Inc. at email@example.com