Massive Listeria-Linked Frozen Food Recall Includes Items From Costco, Target, Trader Joe’s

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A Washington state-based frozen produce company voluntary nationwide recall of frozen organic and non-organic fruits and vegetables includes items sold by retailers including Costco, Target, Trader Joe’s and Safeway.

CRF Frozen Foods of Pasco, Washington, announced the move in cooperation with the Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention after concerns the products have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, the company said in a statement dated May 3.

All affected products were marked with best by or sell by dates between April 26, 2016, and April 26, 2018, according to the company.

The items were sold in all 50 states and include approximately 358 products sold under 42 separate brands.

Products include organic and non-organic broccoli, butternut squash, carrots, cauliflower, corn, edamame, green beans, Italian beans, kale, leeks, lima beans, onions, peas, pepper strips, potatoes, potato medley, root medley, spinach, sweet potatoes, various vegetable medleys, blends, and stir fry packages, blueberries, cherries, cranberries, peaches, raspberries, and strawberries.

A complete list of products can be found on the FDA’s website.