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Country Fresh recalls watermelon chunks

The products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes

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Country Fresh is recalling a limited quantity of watermelon chunks from select stores.

The products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

There are no reports of illnesses to date.

The recall affects following product codes of watermelon shipped directly to Walmart and RaceTrac’s retail distribution centers stores in select stores located in Arkansas, Missouri, Illinois, Oklahoma and Texas:

  • Watermelon 32oz, Lot URR0103, Use By 10/2/20
  • Watermelon 32oz, Lot URE0103, Use By 10/3/20
  • Watermelon 42oz, Lot URR0103, Use By 10/2/20
  • Watermelon 42oz, Lot URE0103, Use By 10/3/20
  • Watermelon 16oz, Lot URR0103, Use By 10/2/20
  • Watermelon 16oz, Lot URS0103, Use By 10/4/20
  • Watermelon 10oz, Lot URR0103, Use By 10/2/20
  • Watermelon 10oz, Lot URE0103, Use By 10/3/20
  • Watermelon 10oz, Lot URS0103, Use By 10/4/2
  • Watermelon 5.5oz, Lot URE0103, Use By 10/4/20
  • Summer Blend 5oz, Lot URR0103, Use By 10/2/20
  • Summer Blend 5oz, Lot URE0103, Use By 10/3/20
  • Summer Blend 5oz, Lot URS0103, Use By 10/4/20
  • Melon Trio 5.5oz, Lot URE0103, Use By 10/4/20

The products were packaged in a variety of clam shell containers, with best-if-used by dates of October 2, 3, and 4, 2020 and SKUs as follows:

Walmart – Freshness Guaranteed

  • Watermelon 4 x 10 oz – UPC Code: 681131180672
  • Watermelon 2 x 32 oz – UPC Code: 681131180672
  • Watermelon Chunks 2 x 42 oz – UPC Code: 681131180658
  • Watermelon Spears 4 x 16 oz – UPC Code: 681131180665
  • Summer Blend FTC 4 x 5 oz – UPC Code: 681131355094

RaceTrac

  • Watermelon 5.5oz – UPC Code: 74641000644
  • Melon Trio 5.5oz – UPC Code: 74641031945

What to do

Customers who purchased the recalled products should not consume them, but discard them immediately.

Consumers with questions may contact the customer service department at (877) 251-8300, Monday – Friday, 8am-5pm (CST).

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