The Kellogg Company has voluntarily recalled around 10,000 cases of their Eggo Nutri-Grain Whole Wheat Waffles amid fears of listeria. Although there have been no reports of hospitalization or illnesses from customers, the company believes the particular frozen breakfast food is contaminated with listeria monocytogenes, which can at times cause fatal infections in young children or the elderly. The Michigan-based company is recalling the product from 25 states, including New York, Colorado, Connecticut, New Jersey, Ohio, Virginia and more. Customers in the affected states should check their box and look for specific details. The contaminated products are packaged in the 10 count box, 12.3 ounces with the package UPC code 38000 40370 and the expiration dates are between Nov. 21, 2017 and Nov. 22, 2017.
General Mills Inc. issued a voluntary recall Tuesday of about 10 million pounds of flour, saying it was working with health officials to investigate an outbreak of E. coli that has sickened 38 people in 20 U.S. states. The bacteria strain behind the outbreak has not been found in any of General Mills' Gold Medal, Wondra and Signature Kitchens flour or their manufacturing plant, the company said. Nor have consumers have not contacted it directly to report any illnesses. "Out of an abundance of caution, a voluntary recall is being made," the company said. U.S. and state health authorities are probing an outbreak of E. coli O121 from Dec. 21 to May 3, General Mills said.
An estimated 100,000 cases of Weight Watchers Smart Ones Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Sundae frozen desserts have been recalled following a possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination, the United States Food and Drug Administration announced Monday. The list of recalled items includes packages with 21 UPC codes and a variety of "best if used by" dates ranging from Dec. 28 to July 28, 2017. Customers can get a full refund by returning the product to the place they bought it, where they also have the option to exchange the treat. Those who do not wish to go back to the store can also get a full refund by calling 866-572-3805 between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. EST Monday through Friday. The recall of the Weight Watchers Smart Ones Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Sundae frozen desserts took place after the supplier of the cookie dough, Aspen Hills, Inc. announced positive test results for Listeria monocytogenes.
Fox News Flash top headlines for Dec. 22 are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com The Georgia company behind hard-boiled eggs that last week were named by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as the possible culprit in a multi-state Listeria outbreak that's killed at least one has recalled the product. Almark Foods voluntarily issued the recall for Hard-Boiled and Peeled Eggs sold in white plastic pails with white plastic lids acknowledging the potential for Listeria contamination. "On December 18, 2019, the firm was notified by FDA that Almark Foods' Hard-Boiled and Peeled Eggs in pails produced at its Gainesville Georgia facility may be associated with a Listeria monocytogenes foodborne illness investigation, which remains ongoing," a Dec. 20 recall notice, posted to the FDA website, said.