FDA Investigates Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Poona Linked to Cucumbers

The FDA (Food and Drug Administration), CDC (Center for Disease Prevention and Control), and state and local officials are investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Poona linked to “slicer” cucumbers, supplied by Andrew and Williamson Fresh Produce and grown in Baja, Mexico. This type of cucumber can also be called “American” cucumbers. According to the CDC, as … Continue reading FDA Investigates Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Poona Linked to Cucumbers

US – Food service company recalls 150 products for potential Listeria contamination

Next time a firm does not want to activate a recall  for Listeria contamination, I will try to bring this case as an example of the different behavior US firms have towards food recalls and respect for consumers. Anyway, it won't be a joke managing such a recall! A food service company in North Carolina … Continue reading US – Food service company recalls 150 products for potential Listeria contamination