Trader Joe’s announced on Thursday that they were alerted the supplier of Trader Joe’s Kohlrabi Salad Blend (SKU#58614) that product with the date codes Best Before: OCT 14 2017, OCT 15 2017 and OCT 16 2017, sold in stores nationwide, may have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
No illnesses have been reported to date, and all potentially affected product has been removed from store shelves.
If you have purchased Kohlrabi Salad Blend with any of the specified date codes, please do not eat it. Instead, we urge you to discard the product or return it to any Trader Joe’s for a full refund.
If you have any questions, you may call Trader Joe’s Customer Relations at (626) 599-3817 [Monday through Friday, 6:00 am to 6:00 pm Pacific Time] or send them an email.
Listeria 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.
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