More Olive Recalls Due to Botulism

United Natural Foods (UNFI) is recalling selected types of FoodMatch, Inc. Divina Stuffed Olives, as they have the potential to be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, a bacterium which can cause life-threatening illness or death. These items have been recalled due to a lack of temperature control during the distribution process. UNFI inadvertently subjected the recall items to temperature ranges above those directed by the manufacturer.

The following products have been recalled:

  • DIVINA 4 OZ OLIVES,FETA CHEESE STUFFED (blue and yellow label) UPC 63172352780
  • DIVINA 4 OZ OLIVES,BLUE CHEESE STUFFED (blue label) UPC 63172352790

Divina Olives Stuffed with Feta Cheese were distributed to the Safeway stores identified below:

  • #0583 1606 N Ave, Spearfish, South Dakota
  • #1577 6520 S Academy Road, Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • # 1615 3325 28th Street, Boulder, Colorado
  • # 1644 7655 Mclaughlin Rd, Falcon, Colorado
  • # 2761 1165 Main St, Lander, Wyoming
  • # 2792 27152 Main St, Conifer, Colorado
  • # 2910 1632 Hover Road, Longmont, Colorado
  • # 0853 7625 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda, Maryland
  • # 0942 12 West Washington St, Middleburg, Virginia
  • # 1283 8646 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, Virginia
  • # 1606 9596 Old Keene Mill Rd, Burke, Virginia
  • # 1668 5510 Norbeck Road, Rockville, Maryland
  • # 1956 14939 Shady Grove Road, Rockville, Maryland
  • # 2650 43150 Broadlands Plaza, Ashburn, Virginia
  • # 4002 5727 Burke Center, Burke, Virginia
  • # 4205 415 14th Street SE, Washington, D.C.

Date codes Best Used By: 11 JAN 2012 and Best Used By: 1 FEB 2012 sold at other retail outlets have not been affected because the products were not exposed to a lack of refrigeration controls.

Divina Olives Stuffed with Blue Cheese were distributed to the following states: Alaska, Washington, Oregon, California, Arizona, Nevada, South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Washington DC through the following retail stores:

  • Genuardis
  • Carrs
  • Safeway
  • Pavilion
  • Vons

Best Used By: 11 JAN 2012, Best Used By: 15 DEC 2011, Best Used By: 30 DEC 2011, Best Used By: 1 FEB 2012
These date codes sold at other retail outlets have not been affected because the products were not exposed to a lack of refrigeration controls.

No illnesses have been reported to date.

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