LEWISVILLE, Texas – Prime Deli Corp. has issued a recall of more than 200 pounds of ready-to-eat salads made for 7-Eleven due to potential risk of salmonella and listeria, Food Safety News reports. The salads, produced on October 13, have a “best by” date of October 16, and were distributed only to 7-Eleven Texas locations.
A company that provides ingredients to Prime Deli said that it had listeria monocytogenes and salmonella “concerns” about the corn used in the salads. Each of the recalled salads will have the establishment number “EST. 13553” printed inside the USDA mark of inspection on their labels.
Additional information consumers and retailers can use to identify the affected salads include the following:
- 11.2-oz. clear plastic clamshell packages with the words “7-ELEVEN BISTRO SOUTHWEST STYLE SALAD WITH BACON” and best by date of “Tuesday 1016”
- 9.6-oz. clear plastic clamshell packages with the words “7-ELEVEN BISTRO SOUTHWEST STYLE SALAD WITH BACON” and best by date of “Tuesday 1016”
The recall notice stated that “[The U.S. Food Safety and Inspection Service] is concerned that some product may be in consumers’ refrigerators. Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.”