Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 5 are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com California-based Mann Packing Co. on Sunday announced a voluntary recall of more than 100 of its vegetable products over concerns they may be contaminated with listeria. The company said in a press release that the products – which include packaged broccoli florets, vegetable medleys and green beans, among various others – have been called back out of an "abundance of caution." The products were sold in both the U.S. and Canada.
Fox News Flash top headlines for Oct. 30 are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com A Michigan-based company has recalled six popular apple varieties over concerns the fruits are contaminated with listeria. North Bay Produce, Inc., of Traverse City, is voluntarily calling back 2,297 cases and two bulk bins of fresh apples, specifically McIntosh, Honeycrisp, Jonathan, Fuji, Jonamac and Red Delicious varieties, the Food and Drug Administration announced on Monday. "The recall was initiated as a result of a finished product test that indicated the presence of the organism," officials said in a news release.
Select frozen Buttermilk Biscuit Dough sold at Food Lion, Lowes Foods, Piggly Wiggly and other grocery retailers were voluntarily recalled Friday for possible contamination of Listeria monocytogenes, an infection-causing bacteria. While no illnesses have been reported in connection with the buttermilk biscuits at this time, consumers are recommended not to eat the recalled items.
Around 21,220 pounds of frozen pizza was recalled by a Walmart Stores supplier in 11 states across the country over possible listeria contamination, the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) and the company announced Thursday. Vernon, California-based RBR Meat Company said about 6,700 pizzas sold under Wal-Mart's Marketside brand were affected by the recall, which pulled the Marketside Extra Large Supreme Pizza after it emerged that it may have been "adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes," according to FSIS. The recall was issued for 50.6-oz. The lot code of the recalled products is 20547, according to a statement by FSIS. The USDA labeled it a Class I recall, which is defined as "a health hazard situation where there is a reasonable probability that the use of the product will cause serious, adverse health consequences or death."
On Tuesday evening, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced an outbreak of the Listeria monocytogenes bacteria and frozen vegetables and fruits are believed to be the cause. Frozen vegetables are a staple in many diets, so a huge recall of them has us peering at the packages in our freezers. On Tuesday evening, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced an outbreak of the Listeria monocytogenes bacteria and frozen vegetables and fruits are believed to be the cause. More than 350 products like green beans, broccoli, peas and blueberries sold under 42 brands at U.S. and Canadian grocers including Safeway, Costco and Trader Joe's have now been recalled. Although much less common than other foodborne pathogens like salmonella or E. coli, listeria is the most lethal.