|FOOD AND DRUG
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
March 24, 1999
Royal Baltic brand Smoked Shad, packaged in vacuum packedflexible plastic bags, or
distributed as whole,unpackaged/unlabeled fish. Recall #F-240-9.
Royal Baltic Ltd., Brooklyn, New York.
Manufacturer, by letter, telephone, and press release on November9, 1998. Completed recall
resulted from sample analysis and follow-up by the New York Department of Agriculture and
Markets. See also FDA press statement dated November 13, 1998.
New York, California, Oregon, Washington state Illinois.
471.8 pounds were distributed.
Product was contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.