Ice cream bars recalled over contamination concern

Ice cream bars recalled over contamination concern

Ice cream bars recalled over contamination concern

A NY company has issued a voluntary recall of ice cream bars due to a possible listeria contamination.

The orange cream and chocolate-coated ice cream bars were made at Fieldbrook Foods on a single line at its Dunkirk, New York, plant and distributed to more than 30 retail chains including Aldi, Dollar Tree, Kroger, Safeway, and Giant, the. It can also cause miscarriages and stillbirths in pregnant women. The company said the recall is out of precaution.

The products possibly are contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, elderly people and those with weakened immune systems. More information about the recalled products is available online.

The ice cream bars have best-by dates between January 1 and Dec, 31, 2018.

Some frozen treats sold in local grocery stores are being recalled due to possible contamination.

Fieldbrook Foods is working with each of these retailers to recall the affected products, the FDA said.

The contamination was found during routine testing and no illnesses have been reported. List of stores and brands affectedThe recalled products have a production date of January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017 and a "best by" date of January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 800-333-0805, ext.

Fieldbrook Foods Corp. manufactures the products for Giant Eagle. If you have any of these products, throw them out immediately or return them to the store for a full refund. All production on this line has been suspended while the company and the FDA investigate the issue.

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