A Jacksonville, Florida establishment is now recalling Anytime Deli Turkey & Ham Sub Sandwiches because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The sandwiches in question were distributed on January 2nd and 3rd to convenience stores in Florida and South Georgia. Consumers in possession of Anytime Deli Turkey & Ham Sub Sandwiches included in this recall should discard them immediately or return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Anytime Deli Sandwich Recall Update 4/18/12: M.E. Thompson, Inc. is expanding this recall to include the Italian Footlong and Classic Cuban because the products have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The sub sandwiches in question were distributed between January 2nd and April 13th to convenience and grocery stores nationwide under the labels Anytime Deli, Sandwich Central and Dandee. Click here to learn more.
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What’s the problem?
January 25, 2012 - The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning today that M.E. Thompson, Inc. is now recalling the following products because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes:
- Turkey & Ham Sub Sandwich - UPC 0543200194 - Expiration Date: January 19th and January 22nd, 2012
These sandwiches are packaged in white butcher wrap. The Best By date is located on a white press on the circular label. The UPC code is on the bottom of the sandwich beneath the nutrition information.
Anytime Deli Turkey & Ham Sub Sandwiches affected by this recall have been removed from store shelves; however, consumers who may have purchased the product for future consumption are advised to discard it immediately or return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. To date, no illnesses have been reported in connection with this recall.
Listeria monocytogenes is an organism that can cause potentially fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infections can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.
Listeriosis is more likely to occur and cause serious complications in individuals with compromised immune systems due to such medical conditions as HIV/AIDS, cancer, diabetes, taking steroid medications or undergoing chemotherapy. Others at particularly high risk include infants and children, the elderly and pregnant women. Typhoid fever, a more serious disease caused by Listeria bacteria, frequently occurs in developing countries.
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