Lipari Foods recalls chicken salad for possible listeria
Sandwiches and bulk salad went to 15 states
Lipari Foods recalled bulk chicken salad and sandwiches made with the salad that may be contaminated with listeria.
The Warren, Mich., company distributed the products starting Aug. 25 to food service locations and stores in Florida, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
The affected products have best by dates in September and October:
- Lipari Old Tyme bulk chicken salad, 2.5 lbs., #272196
- Lipari Old Tyme bulk cranberry almond chicken salad, 2.5 lbs., #656742
- Premo chicken salad wedge sandwiches on wheat, #915530 and #207715
- Fresh Grab chicken salad wedge sandwiches on wheat, #253377
- Premo Signature cranberry almond chicken salad on croissant, #915628
The company says the “recall was brought to our attention by The Suter Company whose poultry supplier Tip Top Poultry has issued a voluntary recall of an undetermined amount of ready-to-eat (RTE) poultry products that may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes.”
JLM Manufacturing used the chicken salad to make the recalled sandwiches with select best by dates, Lipari says.
No illnesses had been reported at the time of the recall notice.
People who bought the products should throw them out or return them. Anyone with questions may call customer service at 800-729-3354, 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EDT on weekdays. To see more label photos and all the best by dates included in the recall, go to the company’s announcement.