Schnuck Markets, Inc
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
UPC: 0 11596 06200 6
Code Dates: 9/25/2013 - 10/3/2013
Maggie's Taco Dip
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.
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
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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