Smilin’ Bob’s is recalling Smilin’ Bob’s Authentic Smoked Fish Dip and Smilin’ Bob’s All Pure Smoked Fish Dip. This recall was initiated because of the Banner Smoked Fish, Inc. recall of smoked fish due to attainable Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
A complete of 1,261 instances of Smilin’ Bob’s recalled merchandise have been distributed to retailers in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Tennessee, North Carolina and Virginia, in accordance t the corporate’s recall discover.
Smilin’ Bob’s used the recalled smoked fish from Banner Smoked Fish, Inc. within the merchandise listed under.
The recall merchandise:
As of the posting of this recall, no diseases have been reported.
Smilin’ Bob’s is working with distributors and retailers to quarantine and get well any impacted product remaining on retailer cabinets.
Customers who’ve bought any of the recalled merchandise listed above are urged to instantly return them to the place of buy for a full refund.
About Listeria infections
Meals contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes could not look or odor spoiled however can nonetheless trigger critical and typically life-threatening infections. Anybody who has eaten any recalled smoked fish and developed signs of Listeria an infection ought to search medical therapy and inform their docs concerning the attainable Listeria publicity.
Additionally, anybody who has eaten any of the recalled merchandise ought to monitor themselves for signs in the course of the coming weeks as a result of it may possibly take as much as 70 days after publicity to Listeria for signs of listeriosis to develop.
Signs of Listeria an infection can embrace vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, extreme headache, and neck stiffness. Particular laboratory checks are required to diagnose Listeria infections, which may mimic different diseases.
Pregnant girls, the aged, younger youngsters, and folks resembling most cancers sufferers who’ve weakened immune methods are notably vulnerable to critical diseases, life-threatening infections, and different issues. Though contaminated pregnant girls could expertise solely delicate, flu-like signs, their infections can result in untimely supply, an infection of the new child, and even stillbirth.
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