Missa Bay Recalls Widely Sold Apple Products
Missa Bay, LLC is recalling individually distributed units of fruit, vegetable, and sandwich products due to contamination of Listeria monocytogenes. The products have been sold at McDonald's, Burger King, Safeway, and other locations. Missa Bay is an exclusively retained subsidiary of Ready Pac Foods, Inc.
What is Listeria Monocytogenes?
- Listeria monocytogenes is an organism that can cause life-altering food borne diseases to any person who ingests a food item contaminated with it.
- Symptoms of infection include fever, muscle aches, gastro intestinal symptoms such as nausea and diarrhea.
- This illness primarily targets pregnant women and adults with weakened immune systems.
- Healthy adults and children rarely become seriously affected by this sickness.
About the Recall
This recall is being issued due to the discovery of Listeria Monocytogenes on the gear used by Missa Bay, LLC to produce apple products. No known illnesses have yet been reported and Missa Bay, LLC is working closely with regulatory officials to keep it that way. A total of 293,488 cases and 296,224 individually distributed units have been recalled from several states. The specific recalled products and the states distributed in are listed on the U.S Food and Drug Administration website. Everyone who owns these items are heavily advised to throw them away in the proper waste receptacle.
Ready Pac Foods, Inc. has received a phenomenal safety record for over 40 years and is currently taking all the necessary precautions to assess this situation to better serve its community.
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