• Wholesaler recalls Kraft, Lactaid, Oscar Mayer, other brands of perishables

    5 monthes ago - By Food Safety

    A break in the cold chain, referred to by industry as temperature abuse, because of a mechanical malfunction prompted C&S Wholesale Grocers Inc. to recall dozens of perishable products, some containing meat or poultry, from two Target stores.
    Holding food at incorrect temperatures can result in the growth of spoilage organisms or pathogens. Temperature abuse may result in the growth of the proliferation of Staphylococcus aureus, Shiga-toxin producing E. coli, Listeria monocytogenes and Salmonella, according to public health officials.
    In an unusual situation, both the FDA and the USDA...
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