Product Detail

Product Description Cardboard BIN LABEL: 03808 LOT #: 09000101, MELON CANTALOUPE..., 80-90 CT , 07/22/13 cantaloupes themselves are not labeled.

Recall Number F-1854-2013

Classification Class I

Code Info Lot 09000101, 07/22/13 on cardboard bin (box)

Product Distributed Qty 5,400

Reason For Recall Heeren Brothers Produce is recalling Athena cantaloupes distributed to small independent grocers in Michigan July 23-26, after routine testing by FDA found product contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, the elderly or others with weak immune systems. Healthy individuals may suffer short-term symptoms, such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain or diarrhea. Listeria can cause miscarriages and stillbirths in pregnant women.

Event Detail

Event Id 65910

Product Type Food/Cosmetics

Status Ongoing

Recalling Firm

Heeren Bros Inc
City Grand Rapids

State MI
Country US

Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated

Recall Initiation Date 2013-08-05

Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Telephone

Distribution Pattern small independent retail stores in Michigan