Fresh Express is recalling 2,939 cases of 9 oz. bagged spinach that may be contaminated with Salmonella.
Products affected by the recall include bagged spinach, 9 oz., with product codes starting with H081 and H082, UPC Code 7127913204 and use-by dates of April 6 and 7. Consumers can find the Product Code and Use-by Date in the upper right-hand corner of the package and the UPC Code in the lower left on the reverse side of the package.
The affected product was distributed to seven states with the potential for redistribution by customers to an additional seven states as follows:
* Distribution: Pennsylvania, New York, Maryland, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Maine.
* Possible Redistribution: New Jersey, Virginia, Delaware, Vermont, New Hampshire, West Virginia, Ohio, and DC.
Fresh Express initiated the recall due to a positive result for Salmonella from random sample testing. The company is not aware of any illnesses reported in connection with the recall.
Consumers who purchased the product should not consume it, but rather discard it and contact their retailer for a full refund. Consumers with questions may call the Fresh Express Consumer Response Center at 1-800-242-5472, Monday – Friday, 5 a.m. – 8 p.m. Pacific time.