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February 20, 2003

Recall Update: Jumbo Foods Recall is Complete

 (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the following information.

PRODUCT
Turkey sandwiches. All sandwiches are labeled with the firm's name and address. Sandwiches are either packed into modified atmosphere packaging (standard sandwiches) or cryovac (hoagie style sandwiches).

LUNCH BOX SANDWICH brand:
TURKEY. Recall # F-207-3;
SMOKED TURKEY. Recall # F-208-3;
HALF CLUB. Recall # F-209-3;
TURKEY Deli Wedge. Recall # F-210-3.

DASHBOARD Deli brand:
The Commuter TURKEY SUB. Recall # F-211-3;
LONG HAUL. Recall # F-212-3;
TURKEY EURO PITA LITE STYLE. Recall # F-213-3.

Jumbo Foods label:
TURKEY PITA. Recall # F-214-3;
TURKEY CROISSANT. Recall # F-215-3;
TURKEY BAGEL. Recall # F-216-3;
TURKEY HOAGIE. Recall # F-217-3;
SMOKED TURKEY ON SOURDOUGH. Recall # F-218-3.

CODE
Product with a date code of 10/14 through 11/1. Each date is preceeded with the letter A, B, C, D, E or with the number 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. The A and 1 represent Monday production, B and 2 represent Tuesday production, etc. The letters represent product produced on one line, and the numbers represent product manufactured on a different line.
For example: E101802
5 10/18
represent sandwiches produced on Friday, 9/20/02 and coded with a pull date of 10/18/02.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Jumbo Foods, Inc., Mukilteo, WA, by telephone on October 14, 2002. Firm initiated recall is complete.

REASON
Sandwiches were manufactured using turkey recalled by Wampler Foods due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
100,000/week.

DISTRIBUTION
AZ, CA, ID, NM, NV, OR, UT, WA and WY.

 

 
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