Dole recalling salad sold at Wal-Mart & Kroger

(FOX19) - Dole Fresh Vegetables is voluntarily recalling 1,077 cases of bagged salads.

The bagged salads listed below are being recalled, due to a possible health risk from listeria monocytogenes.

  • Kroger Fresh Selections Greener Supreme coded N158 211B 1613 KR04 with use-by date of June 19 and UPC 11110 91039
  • Kroger Fresh Selections Leafy Romaine coded N158 111B KR11 with use-by date of June 19 and UPC 11110 91046
  • Wal Mart Marketside Leafy Romaine coded N158111B with use-by date of June19 UPC code 81131 02781

The salads were distributed in Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

No illnesses have been reported in association with the recall.

This precautionary recall notification is being issued due to an isolated instance in which a sample of Marketside Leafy Romaine salad yielded a positive result for listeria monocytogenes in a random sample test conducted by the State of North Carolina.

No other Wal-Mart Marketside, or Kroger Fresh Selections salads are included in the recall.

Only the specific product codes, UPC codes and June 19, 2012 use-by date identified above are included in the recall.

Consumers who have any remaining product with these product codes should not consume it, but rather discard it.

Retailers and consumers with questions may call the Dole Food Company Consumer Response Center at (800) 356-3111, which is open 8:00 am to 3:00 pm (PDT) Monday - Friday.

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