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Southern Specialties Voluntarily Recalls Bagged Green Beans and Butternut Squash Distributed in Southeast because of Possible Health Risk


Press Release | Tue February 26, 2019, 11:27 AM EST

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Reason for Recall: Listeria monocytogenes

Company: Southern Specialties Inc., Pompano Beach, Florida
Product: Marketside brand green beans and butternut squash

Details: Select bags of Marketside green beans and butternut squash have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Most product was retrieved before distribution, some may have reached select retail stores.

Product Description, UPC, Best if Used By date, Lot codes

Marketside Bagged Green Beans, 32oz. (2 LB), 907g681131457385,   MAR-9-2019,  83931-123 or 83939-124

Marketside Bagged Green Beans, 12 oz. (340g), 681131328869,  MAR-8-2019,  83928-628 or 83932-123

Marketside Bagged Butternut Squash, 16oz. (1 LB),  454g681131122351,  MAR-6-2019,  83940-319 or 83940-139

Regions: US/Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia




Press Release | Tue February 26, 2019, 11:27 AM EST

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