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Recall: Del Monte brand Tropical Fruit Medley, 16 oz.
Product Description Del Monte brand Tropical Fruit Medley, 16 oz., UPC 7-17524-77649-5
Recall Number F-1611-2013
Classification Class I
Code Info best by 9/26/12
Product Distributed Qty 3071 units total
Reason For Recall In cooperation with the FDA's warning to not consume
mangoes from Agricola Daniella in Mexico, Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc, is initiating a voluntary recall of 1,600 bowls of fresh-cut mangoes distributed to retail outlets due to the potential risk that the mangoes may contain Salmonella. Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis. This recall is associated with FoodSource's (Edinburg, TX) recall of mangoes sourced from Agricola Daniella in Mexico.
Event Id 63234
Product Type Food/Cosmetics
Del Monte Fresh Produce North America, Inc
Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2012-09-20
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Press Release
Distribution Pattern Product was distributed directly to the states of
Florida, Georgia, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, and Texas. Product was then
shipped further from the firm's direct accounts.