Recall: Weis Amish Potato Salad, UPC 041497058457

Product Detail:
Weis Amish Potato Salad, 16 oz size, UPC 041497058457 , Garden Fresh Foods, Milwaukee, WI

Product code 05845, with code dates of 9/24/2013 - 10/10/2013

Reason for Recall:
Garden-Fresh Foods is initiating an expansion to our voluntary recall on various ready-to-eat salads, slaw, and dip products sold under various brands and code dates
The products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes-fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

Status: ongoing

Recalling Firm:

Garden Fresh Foods, Inc

Consumer Contact: 800-645-3367

Voluntary / Mandated:
Voluntary, Firm Initiated

Official Recall Date: 2013-09-21

Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and Wisconsin