CLARIFICATION: The recall mentioned on air during Local 4 News and in this online story does not involve Garden Fresh Salsa in Ferndale, Mich. It involves Garden Fresh Foods in Wisconsin.
Garden Fresh Foods is expanding a recall involving some of its ready-to-eat salads, slaw, and dip products sold under various brands and code dates.
The products may be contaminated with Listeria which can cause serious illness in the very young, frail, and elderly. Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.
The products are sold in various size containers (6-ounce to 18-ounce packages). They were distributed in the state of Michigan, and several others. (WI, MN, IA, IL, OH, IN, TX, FL, MA, MO, PA, AZ, CA)
Consumers who have purchased any of the suspect products are urged to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Currently there has been no illness or complaints related to this recall.
Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-800-645-3367 Monday through Friday between the hours 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Garden Fresh Foods, Inc. is based in Wisconsin. It manufactures foods sold under names like: Archer Farms, Market Pantry, and D'Amico and Sons.
Here is a link to the specific products now included in this recall.