From cheesesteaks to roast pork, Philly has informally been crowned the sandwich capital of the United States. But a new study might have you thinking twice before ordering from your favorite deli.
The recall comes after at least three deaths and at least 29 illnesses in 10 states have been linked to an outbreak of the deadly bacteria.
A company that sold crab meat in several states has recalled it after finding it was contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes bacteria.
A New Jersey company is recalling more than 8,300 pounds of chicken cutlets because of possible listeria contamination.
Among the stores voluntarily complying with the recall are Wegmans, Costco, Trader Joe’s, Giant, and Martin’s food stores.
The products are distributed nationwide under the Parkers Farm, Parkers, Happy Farms, Central Markets, Hy-Top, Amish Classic, Say Cheez, Win Schuler and Bucky Badger labels.
The Food and Drug Administration has halted operations at a Delaware cheese plant after an outbreak of listeria linked to the company’s cheese killed one person and sickened seven others.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the cheeses produced by Roos Foods of Kenton, Del., are linked to a listeria outbreak. The recalled products are the company’s Mexicana, Amigo, Santa Rosa De Lima and Anita brands.
Taylor Farms is recalling broccoli salad and slaw sold across 25 eastern and southern states because they contain ingredients that may be contaminated with Listeria.
GoldCoast Salads has announced a voluntary recall of multiple products due to possible Listeria contamination.
Ocean Beauty Seafoods has announced a precautionary recall of two cold-smoked salmon products distributed in 12 states because of possible Listeria contamination.
Packaged pre-sliced apples sold in local fast food restaurants, as well as convenience and grocery stores, are being recalled because of possible listeria contamination.
A New Jersey company is recalling certain types of lettuce after concerns arose about possible listeria contamination.
Food safety continues to be an issue in our country. Whether it is an e coli outbreak, a concern over listeria or some other exotic bacteria, we keep seeing situations popping up in the news. Prevention is key.
Health officials in Pennsylvania say a suburban Philadelphia woman is the state’s first reported case of someone becoming ill after eating a cantaloupe tainted with listeria.