A Listeria-related ice cream bar recall that started Jan. 5 with fewer than 400 boxes of frozen goods, including total flavors and brands, totaling close to 29,000 boxes.
No illnesses have been confirmed in the ice cream products. But tested positive for Listeria monocytogenes positive, Spurring Fieldbrook Foods Corp. to broaden its recall.
Listeria monocytogenes can survive long periods of freezing temperatures and can cause serious, sometimes fatal infections. The entire 2017 year production of some Fieldbrook products – some that have best-by dates 18 months away – is now under recall.
Officials are concerned that consumers and consumers can eat ice cream in their freezers. Consumers who have purchased these products. DO NOT EAT THE REVIEW PRODUCTS.
“There is no evidence of any contamination prior to Oct. 31, 2017, but the company has reported back to Jan. 1, 2017, through an abundance of guarantee and in full cooperation with the FDA (Food and Drug Administration), “according to the recall notice posted on the FDA website.
“The company has suspended production and distribution of all products produced on this production line while it cooperates with the FDA to fully investigate the source of the problem.”
The “Hoyer 1 Line” in Dunkirk, NY, is the only production line and only one of Fieldbrook Foods three plants. The recipe orange cream bars, raspberry cream bars, and chocolate coated vanilla ice cream bars were sold at the following merchants under the chart below.
The products have production dates of Jan. 1, 2017, to Dec. 31, 2017, and a “best by” date of Jan. 1, 2018, to Dec. 31, 2018. The Hood and Kemps products may show “best by” dates of July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019.
Advice to consumers Anyone who has been infected with Listeria infection should immediately seek medical attention.
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Listeria monocytogenes is a microscopic organism that can not be seen or smelled when it contaminates food. It can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems, according to the recall notice .
Although healthy individuals may have high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.
To view photographs of products provided to the FDA, please click on the recollection below.
Safeway (DC / DE / FL / MD / VA)
Amigo (Puerto Rico Only)
Smart & Final
Econo (Puerto Rico Only)
Food 4 Less
Stop N Shop
Walmart (Puerto Rico Only)
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