Tag archive for ‘Listeria’
By The Dispatch On Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

Australia Listeriosis outbreak linked to cantaloupe: Seven deaths reported

In an update on the Listeriosis outbreak in Australia linked to the consumption of rockmelons (cantaloupe) from a single grower, health officials report that since mid-January 2018, 20 outbreak cases (19 confirmed More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, December 18th, 2016

Europe: Listeria infections stable but frequently reported among the elderly

Listeriosis affected about 2,200 people in 2015, causing 270 deaths – the highest number ever reported in the EU. The proportion of cases in the over 64 age group steadily increased from 56% in 2008 to 64% More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Schwebel’s announce recall of certain products from Youngstown bakery

Schwebel Baking Company today announced it has voluntarily withdrawn certain products from the marketplace after Listeria was discovered during a scheduled environmental assessment of its Youngstown bakery. Schwebel More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, March 14th, 2014

Dole Fresh Vegetables recall of bagged salads extends to the 15 states

One day after the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) announced a recall of Dole brand Italian Blend salad  due to possible Listeria contamination, the US FDA issued the firm press release affecting consumers More...

By Robert On Thursday, March 13th, 2014

Dole recalls Italian Blend Salad due to Listeria risk

Dole Fresh Vegetables Inc. is recalling Dole brand Italian Blend salad from the marketplace due to possible Listeria contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below. Dole brand More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, February 26th, 2014
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Roos Foods expands recall of cheese products

PRESS RELEASE Roos Foods has voluntarily expanded their February 23, 2014 recall to include all lots of Amigo and Mexicana brands of Requesón (part-skim ricotta in 15 oz. and 16 oz. plastic containers and all lots More...

By Robert On Friday, February 21st, 2014

Falafel King Recalls Green Chile Hummus and Wraps over Listeria risk

Falafel King of Boulder, Colorado is recalling 10 ounce containers of Hatch Green Chile Hummus and 8.5 ounce Hatch Green Chile Wraps because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.  Hatch More...

By Robert On Thursday, October 24th, 2013
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Reser’s recalls ready-to-eat foods due to listeria risk

Reser’s Fine Foods of Beaverton, Oregon is recalling approximately 109,000 cases of refrigerated ready-to-eat products because it may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.   Reser’s Fine Foods More...

By Robert On Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

Spartan Fresh Potato Salad recalled over listeria risk

Milwaukee, Wisconsin company, Garden-Fresh Foods, Inc., has announced the recall of a limited amount of Spartan Fresh Selections American Potato Salad In 16 oz. Packages after the potential for Listeria monocytogenes contamination More...

By Robert On Monday, August 19th, 2013

Buurma Farms recalls Cilantro due to listeria risk

Willard, OH company, Buurma Farms, Inc. has voluntarily recalled 465 boxes of Cilantro after routine testing by the Michigan Department of Agriculture revealed the presence of Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Buurma More...

By Robert On Wednesday, August 7th, 2013

Heeren Brothers recalls 5,000 Athena Cantaloupes due to listeria risk

Grand Rapids, Michigan produce company, Heeren Brothers Produce, announced the recall of approximately 5,400 cantaloupes because of the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Image/Scott Bauer, More...

By Robert On Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

Pregnant women and older adults most susceptible to listeria food poisoning:CDC

The June 2013 edition of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Vital Signs was published today. The topic was Listeria food poisoning. In addition, listeria food poisoning was the topic More...

By Robert On Friday, May 3rd, 2013

Pennsylvania officials warn of listeria risk with raw milk products from Stump Acres Dairy

The Pennsylvania Departments of Agriculture and Health are warning the public to discard any raw milk or raw milk cheeses from Stump Acres Dairy in New Salem after raw milk collected during an April 24 investigation More...

By Robert On Sunday, April 21st, 2013

Listeria infections linked to eating profiteroles in Sydney hospitals

At least three people, all hospital patients with pre-existing medical conditions, have contracted the serious bacterial infection, listeriosis, while admitted to different Sydney area hospitals, according to New More...

By Robert On Thursday, April 18th, 2013

CDC: Campylobacter, Vibrio food borne infections increase in the US, Salmonella remains constant

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimate  that about 48 million people, or one in six people in the United States, get sick from eating contaminated food. During a CDC telebriefing today, More...

By Robert On Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

Seattle woman, Merrill Behnke, files lawsuit against Forever Cheese because of Listeria infection- Marler Clark representing

A Bellevue, Washington woman has filed a lawsuit against cheese importer, Forever Cheese and local distributer, Peterson Cheese of King County, Washington because of a Listeria monocytogenes infection she contracted More...



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