October 11, 2012 Charlotte, North Carolina – Fresh Express Incorporated issued a voluntary recall for the following lettuce:
Fresh Express Precautionary Salad Recall- 10/11/12 (No other Fresh Express Salads are included in this recall)
|Best If Used
|Fresh Express||Hearts of Romaine||18 oz.||071279-262017||S270A24||OCT 11||AZ, AR, CA, CO, HI, ID, KS, LA, MN, MT, NV, NM, ND, OK, OR, TX, UT, WA, WI, WY|
The reason for the recall is the specific risk of Salmonella which was found on a sample taken. All product has been removed from shelves however, consumers may have product still in refrigerators at home.