Dole Recalls Baby Spinach Products in 10 States for Possible Salmonella Contamination
Dole Fresh Vegetables Inc. issued a recall for two types of baby spinach products after a sample tested positive for salmonella.
Dole Fresh Vegetables Inc. is voluntarily recalling two types of baby spinach products after a sample tested positive for Salmonella—a bacteria responsible for foodborne illnesses. Symptoms of Salmonella infection may include diarrhea, fever, vomiting or nausea and stomach pains. The recall notes the product should no longer be on store shelves but advises consumers to check their refrigerators to see if they are still in possession of either product and if so, to discard immediately.
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The products under recall are 6-ounce Dole Baby Spinach bag, Lot code W20308A (UPC code 0-71430-00964-2) and 10-ounce Dole Baby Spinach clamshell, Lot code W203010 (UPC code 0-71430-00016-8), both with "Use-By" dates of 08-05-2019. The states impacted by this recall are Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, New Jersey, Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia and Wisconsin.
No other Dole products are under recall and no illnesses have currently been reported in relation to this one. Retailers and consumers can call the Dole Consumer Center at 1-800-356-3111 with any further questions at any time of the day.