Media Contacts: Robert's American Gourmet
June 29, 2007
Robert's American Gourmet Food, Inc. Issues Nationwide Recall Of Veggie Booty
Product may be contaminated with Salmonella
Schnucks and Logli stores carry one item affected by the recall:
4 oz. Pirate Veggie Booty UPC: 01566560915
Robert's American Gourmet has been notified by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of 51 cases of Salmonella across 17 states, associated or related to the consumption of the Veggie Booty. The illnesses have predominately affected children age three and under.
Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses.
and Logli customers in
with questions should contact Robert's American Gourmet at 1-800-626-7557 or
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