Reichel Foods recalls meat, poultry products
Aug. 6, 2012
by Meat&Poultry Staff
WASHINGTON – Rochester, Minn.-based Reichel Foods recalled 15,880 lbs. of ready-to-eat meat and poultry products on concerns of possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination, according to the US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).
All the items were produced between July 23 and July 26, FSIS said. The products were shipped to distribution centers in Indiana, Minnesota, Pennsylvania and Texas. Products subject to the recall include:
• 5.6-oz. packages of "Armour Active Packs Turkey & Cheese Wrap" Package Code 1026090112 or Case Code 27815-17994
• 5.6-oz. packages of "Armour Active Packs Ham & Cheese Wrap" Package Code 1026090112 or Case Code 27815-17995
The problem was discovered through third-party microbiological testing. There have been no reports of illness due to consumption of these products to FSIS or Reichel Foods, the agency said.