PhotoAdvanced Fresh Concepts Franchise Corp. (AFC) of Rancho Dominguez, Calif., is recalling its Edamame (soybeans) -- UPC 0-23012-00261-9, dated between January 3, 2017, and March 17, 2017.

The product may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

No illnesses have been reported to date.

The recalled product was packaged by AFC Franchisees and sold under refrigeration in 8.0-oz. (227-g) packages and identified as “Edamame – Soybeans in Pods.”

The packed Edamame was sold at designated retail sushi counters within grocery stores, cafeterias and corporate dining centers in Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado Connecticut, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Hampssire, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington and Wyoming.

What to do

Customers who purchased the recalled product should not consume it, but return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-866-467-8744 Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (PT) or by email at



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