MANITOWOC, Wis. (AP) - A Wisconsin company is voluntarily
recalling 14-and-a-half-ounce cans of French Style Green Beans that
were canned under various labels.
Manitowoc-based Lakeside Foods recalled 15-thousand cases. The
Food and Drug Administration says the product may not have been
processed adequately to eliminate the potential for botulism toxin.
No illnesses have been reported and no botulism has been found
The affected beans were sold under: Albertson's, Happy Harvest,
Best Choice, Food Club, Bogopa, Valu Time, Hill Country Fare, HEB,
Laura Lynn, Kroger, No Name, North Pride, Shop N Save, Shoppers
Valu, Schnucks, Cub Foods, Dierbergs, Flavorite, IGA, Best Choice
and Thrifty Maid.
The product was distributed to Canada, and 19 states, including
Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee, Virginia,
The codes involved are: EAA5247, EAA5257, EAA5267, EAA5277,
EAB5247, EAB5257, ECA5207, ECA5217, ECA5227, ECA5297, ECB5207, ECB5217, ECB5227, ECB5307.
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