Schnucks Press Releases
Media Contacts :
Lori Willis
Schnuck Markets, Inc

Date : September 24, 2013

Garden Fresh Recalls Dips; Schnucks Urges Customers to Return Affected Product

Maggie’s Dip in containers and used in prepared foods could contain Listeria monocytogenes


Garden Fresh Foods, Inc. of Milwaukee, Wis. has initiated a voluntary recall on ready-to-eat salads, slaw and dip products sold under various brands and code dates. The products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytongenes.  Listeria monocytogenes is an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people and others with weakened immune systems.


Schnucks confirms that product from the recalled batch may have been sold August 9 – September 23, 2013 at Schnucks stores in Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin and Iowa.  The St. Louis based-grocer is encouraging customers to return unused product for a full refund.


At Schnucks, this recall affects ONLY these two Maggie’s Dips sold between August 9 and September 23, 2013.  If you have purchased these container dips, please return unused portion to the nearest Schnucks store for a full refund:


Maggie's White Fruit Dip

12 oz.

UPC: 0 11596 06200 6

Code Dates: 9/25/2013 - 10/3/2013


Maggie's Taco Dip

12 oz.

UPC: 0 11596 06201 3

Code Dates: 10/8/2013 - 11/4/2013


Maggie’s Dips sold as part of taco or fruit trays will most likely have been consumed as they were ingredients at Schnucks salad bars, delis and Chef’s Express stations.  Schnucks is notifying customers of the recall of the following Schnucks brand taco and fruit trays.

Fruit Dip:

Strawberries with Assorted Dips                   Code: 4702

Strawberries with Fruit Dips                         Code: 4766

Kid Friendly Fruit Tray                                 Code: 5375

Small Fresh Fruit Splendor                            Code: 8768

Large Fresh Fruit Splendor                           Code: 8537

Pre-pack Fruit Tray                                       Code: 8769

Fruit Pizza                                                      Code: 8772

Tropical Fruit Pizza                                       Code: 8775

Fruit Tray by the Pound                                Code: 7848

Pre-pack Fruit Tray                                       Code: 7147

Layered Fresh Fruit Pizza                             Code: 5231

Petite Layered Fresh Fruit Pizza                   Code: 5232

Fruit Pizza                                                      Code: 5025

Tropical Fruit Pizza                                       Code: 5026

Strawberry/Blueberry Pizza                          Code: 7951


Taco Dip:

Large Taco Tray                                            Code: 7156

Taco Dip Tray with Black Beans                   Code: 7155

Taco Dip Tray with Picante Black Beans      Code: 5138

Taco Dip Tray with Salsa Refried Beans      Code: 5132

Taco Dip Tray with Refried Beans                Code: 7319

Petite Taco Dip Tray                                      Code: 7316


If you believe you have consumed recalled product and have questions or concerns, please see your healthcare practitioner.  Symptoms of Listeria contamination appear one day to three weeks after consumption.  Healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea. Pregnant women or those with weakened immune systems may experience more serious complications.


Customers with questions may contact Garden Fresh at 1-800-645-3367 or call the Schnucks Consumer Affairs department at 314-994-4400 or 1-800-264-4400.


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