Oregon-based Reser's Fine Foods is recalling approximately 109,000 cases of pre-packaged products due to a possible listeria contamination.
Officials say the refrigerated ready-to-eat products were manufactured at a plant in Topeka, Kan. but were sold all across the U.S. and Canada.
Reser's Fine Foods is recalling approximately 22,800 pounds of chicken, ham and beef products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service.
Reser's Fine Foods recalling 22,800 lbs. of meat products
The problem was discovered through microbiological testing by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency.
The products were distributed to retailers and distributors in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
Products regulated by FSIS bear the establishment number "EST. 13520" or "P-13520" inside the USDA mark of inspection and include the following:
UPC Pack/Size Product Use-By Date
22486 15887 5 lbs. Cobble Street Market Chicken Salad 11/15/13
58108 30149 5 lbs. Cross Valley Farms Chicken Salad 11/13/13
58108 30166 5 lbs. Cross Valley Farms Ham Salad 11/23/13
71117 11392 5 lbs. Reser's Fine Foods White Meat Chicken Salad with Cranberries & Pecans 11/13/13
71117 11400 5 lbs. Reser's Fine Foods Chicken Salad 11/15/13
71117 11402 5 lbs. Reser's Fine Foods Ham Salad 11/26/13
71117 14139 5 lbs. Reser's Fine Foods Ham Salad Supreme 11/23/13
71117 14179 3 lbs. Millers Bar-B-Que Beans with Beef 11/19/13
71117 19008 12 oz. Reser's Fine Foods White Meat Chicken Salad 11/13/13
71117 68007 5 lbs. Classic Chicken Salad 11/13/13
77509 63308 12 oz. Chef Solutions Cranberry Pecan White Meat Chicken Salad 11/16/13
71117 61502 3 lbs. Stonemill Kitchens Loaded Potato Salad with Bacon 10/23/13
A full list of products being recalled can be found on FDA's website here.
FSIS and the company have not received reports of illnesses due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an illness should contact a healthcare provider.
Consumers and media with questions about the recall should contact the Reser's Fine Foods Consumer Hotline at 1-888-257-7913 (8 a.m. – 8 p.m. Eastern Time).