June 30, 2000Scobee Foods Inc. Recalls Chicken Sandwiches
TX (SafetyAlerts) - Scobee
Foods Inc. is recalling more than 10,000 chicken salad sandwiches that were distributed to
stores in seven states because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
The sandwiches were distributed through convenience stores under the labels `Scobee Deli
Chicken Salad Sandwich' and `Express Deli Chicken Salad Sandwich'. The labels on both
sandwiches have sell-by dates of July 14 or July 21.
The sandwiches were distributed in Texas, Michigan, Illinois, Wisconsin, Ohio, Kentucky
Listeria monocytogenes can cause listeriosis, a rare but potentially fatal disease.
Symptoms include high fever, severe headache, neck stiffness, and nausea. Healthy people
rarely contract the disease. Children, the elderly, pregnant women, and people with weak
immune systems are the most susceptible.
Consumers should return the sandwiches to place of purchase for a full refund. The company
can be reached at (888) 726-9424 to answer any questions.
Notice of this product warning was
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