Various salad products manufactured by LeaderBrand Produce Ltd
10 March 2017: LeaderBrand Produce Ltd is recalling specific batches of various salads as the products may contain Listeria.
|Name of product (size)||
100% Fresh brand Value Pack Mesclun (250g)
|Batch and date marking||All batches with a Best Before date up to and including 19 MAR 17 are affected by this recall.|
|Package size and description||The products are sold in plastic bags with various weights.|
The products are sold in supermarkets throughout New Zealand.
|Notes||This recall does not affect any other vegetable products manufactured by LeaderBrand Produce Ltd. The photos are used for illustration purposes only.|
100% Fresh brand salads
Fresh Plus brand salads
Leaderbrand brand salads
Pam's Fresh Express brand salads
Value brand salads
Value Bag brand salads
Customers are asked to check the date marking printed on the products.
The affected products should not be consumed. There have been no reports of illness, however if you have consumed any of these products and have any concerns about your health, seek medical advice.
Customers should return the products to their retailer for a full refund.
Listeria is a bacteria commonly found in soil and water and some animals. It can grow at refrigeration temperatures. If consumed, it can be harmful to ‘vulnerable’ people such as children under five years of age, adults over 65, pregnant women and people with compromised immune systems.
Who to contact
If you have questions, contact LeaderBrand Produce Ltd:
- Phone: 0800 859 859
- Address: 33 Parkinson Street, Gisborne.