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ALERT: Several varieties of apples recalled for possible listeria contamination

Batavia, Ill. – In cooperation with Jack Brown Produce Inc., ALDI stores have recalled an assortment of apples that were available for purchase in stores starting on December 13, 2017, due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Upon notification from the supplier, ALDI immediately removed the affected products from its stores.

The potentially affected products were sold in a limited number of ALDI stores located in Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, South Carolina and North Carolina.

The following product types and UPC codes are impacted by this recall:

– Fuji Apples, 3 lb. bag, UPC code: 033383087139
– Gala Apples, 3 lb. bag, UPC code: 033383086897
– Golden Apples, 3 lb. bag, UPC code: 033383081175
– Honeycrisp Apples, 2 lb. bag, UPC code: 079954000015
– Honeycrisp Apples, unpackaged, PLU sticker: 3283

The products were also available for purchase to ALDI customers in the Atlanta area through the company’s partnership with Instacart, a grocery delivery service.
To date, no illnesses related to these products have been reported. No other ALDI products are affected by this recall.

If customers have product affected by this voluntary recall, they should discard it immediately or return it to their local store for a full refund.

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