Kroger Recalls Frozen Berries Due To Possible Hepatitis A Contamination
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The Kroger Co. announced it is recalling batches of its Frozen Triple Berry Medley because of a possible Hepatitis A contamination, according to the FDA.
The products being recalled are the Private Selection Frozen Triple Berry Medley, 48 ounces (BEST BY: 07-07-20; UPC: 0001111079120); the Private Selection Frozen Triple Berry Medley, 16 ounces, (BEST BY: 06-19-20; UPC: 0001111087808); and the Private Selection Frozen Blackberries, 16 ounces, (BEST BY: 06-19-20, 07-02-20; UPC: 0001111087809). The berries were sold at all Kroger grocery stores nationwide.
Those locations include Smith’s, Fred Meyer, Food 4 Less, and Foods Co.
“Kroger has removed the potentially affected items from store shelves and initiated its customer recall notification system that alerts customers who may have purchased recalled products through register receipt tape messages and phone calls,” according to a recall notice issued by the FDA. “Customers who have purchased the above products should not consume them and should return them to a store for a full refund or replacement.”
There have been no reports of illnesses due to the berries.