FSIS releases retailers who received recalled ground beef
The USDA has issued the list of retailers nationwide and statewide that were shipped products involved in its recall of 132,000 pounds of ground beef. The beef, which came from a Cargill establishment in Fort Morgan, Colo., was contaminated with E. coli O26, reports FSIS. A total of 17 illnesses and one death have been linked to the outbreak, reports the Pioneer Press.
The ground beef was shipped nationwide to Aldi, FoodMaxx, Meijer, Pak N Save, Safeway/Albertson’s, Sam’s Club, Target and Vons. More information about the list of retail consignees can be found at: https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/wcm/connect/1c32728c-d885-463b-85e7-7308b092e9c7/RC-081-2018-Retail-List.pdf?MOD=AJPERES&CONVERT_TO=url&CACHEID=1c32728c-d885-463b-85e7-7308b092e9c7.
Source: FSIS, Pioneer Press