Description: Delifish S.A. has issued a voluntary recall of cold smoked salmon products potentially containing Listeria monocytogenes placed on the market in the USA produced from lots 249 through 291, manufactured between September 5 2012 and October 17, 2012. Product was possibly distributed in the CA, VA, OH, IL, FL, GA, TX, DE, NJ, NY, PA, and Puerto Rico and reached consumers through retail stores. Under the following brand names Black Bear of the Black Forest Smoked Salmon ( 1 lb., UPC # 810230000493,Lots = 249 thru 291), Food Service Cold Smoked Salmon Trim 1 lb. Lot #’s = 249 thru 291, Einstein Darn Good 4 oz Retail package UPC # 099892315200, Lot #’s = 249 thru 291, Food Service Whole Smoked Side 3-5 lb. pack food service Lot# ‘s 249 thru 291, Silver Source Smoked Salmon Foodservice 2-3 lb. smoked fillet Lot# ‘s = 249 thru 291, Royal Fjord Smoked Toppers 6oz, UPC = 810230000561, Lot #’s = 249 thru 291, and Royal Fjord Sliced Smoked Salmon Loin, 12-14 oz. Item # 42925 Lot #’s= 249 thru 291 and HEB 4 oz. smoked salmon Package UPC 041220630417 Lot #’s= 249 thru 291.
Hazard: Listeria monocytogenes is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.
Remedy: Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-877-479-8085 for more information including how to return the product for a full refund.