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Fruit Recall Expands Due To Listeria Risk

Several weeks ago a Listeria scare caused a fruit recall. The Wawona Packing Co. in Cutler, California claimed that they found traces of Listeria on some of the machinery used to package certain fruits. The company assured customers that there had not been any Listeria found in the fruit or any reported illnesses, and said that the voluntary recall was …

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Trader Joe’s Recalls Fruit In Fear Of Listeria

Trader Joe’s has recalled several types of fruit produced by the Wawona Packing Company. Wawona recently found traces of Listeria in its production equipment and has asked several stores to remove their products from the shelves. The recall applies to “certain lots of whole peaches (white and yellow), nectarines (white and yellow), plums and pluots packed between June 1, 2014 …

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Trader Joe’s Recall Also Affects Other Stores

The Trader Joe’s recall that has fresh produce going to waste all over the nation is not actually just affecting Trader Joe’s. The alert is also for Costco, Kroger, and Wal-Mart stores, including Sam’s, among others. According to the recall statement, “Wawona Packing Company of Cutler, Calif is voluntarily recalling certain lots of whole peaches (white and yellow), nectarines (white …

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Trader Joe’s Recall Affects Stone Fruits

Trader Joe’s has issued a recall which affects their stone fruits, saying there is a possibility of bacteria contamination. The recall also affects Walmart, Costco, and Kroger stores and is nationwide. Although the company says there have been no reports of illness so far, there is the possibility that the fruits–mostly peaches and nectarines–contain Listeria monocytogenes, which can cause severe …

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