Recalls Affecting Alabama Retailers
The red onions were sold in bulk merchandise displays in the produce department in Publix stores in Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. All lot codes shipped to Publix in the month of July are involved with this recall.
Thomson International Inc. of Bakersfield, Calif., recalls onions shipped from May 1, 2020, through the present. Although the onions were distributed in all 50 states. One illness reported in Alabama, according to the CDC case count map.
July 29, 2019
Williams Foods initiates voluntary recall for taco seasoning for possible salmonella contamination
The product is sold in select Alabama groceries
Sept. 8, 2018
Gravel Ridge Farms recalls Cage Free Eggs due to possible salmonella contamination
The eggs were distributed between June 25 and Sept. 6 at 15 Alabama grocery stores in Birmingham, Mountain Brook, Homewood, Vestavia Hills, Eva, Hanceville, Cullman, Priceville, Huntsville and Tuscaloosa.
June 14, 2018
FDA investigating multistate outbreak of Salmonella Mbandaka infections likely linked to Kellogg’s Honey Smacks Cereal
(Two Alabamians are among 73 people nationwide ill with this strain of salmonella. No deaths have been reported.)
- Recalled Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal have a “best if used by” date from June 14, 2018, through June 14, 2019. The “best if used by” date is on the box top.
- The recalled 15.3 oz. Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal has a UPC code of 38000 39103. The recalled 23.0 oz. Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal has a UPC code of 38000 14810. The UPC code is on the bottom of the box.
June 19, 2018
Alabama added to the distribution list of states where pre-cut melons associated with foodborne illness have been sent.
(Alabama is one of 22 states to which the fruit medley products have been distributed. Alabama is NOT one of the seven states where illnesses have been reported.)