Trader Joe’s recalls salads

mexicali-saladTrader Joe’s is recalling Trader José’s Mexicali Brand Salad with Chili Lime Chicken (SKU 97216) with “USE BY” dates of 10/01/13 through 11/15/13.

The supplier informed Trader Joe’s that the product may be contaminated with E. coli, an organism that can cause serious food-borne illness if consumed.

All of the potentially affected product has been removed from sale and destroyed. Customers who purchased this item, should not eat it. They may return the item to any Trader Joe’s for a full refund or dispose of it.

Customers with questions may contact Trader Joe’s Customer Relations at 626-599-3817 (Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pacific Time). Trader Joe’s has 19 stores in Washington, including Lynnwood.

A list of products being recalled can be accessed on the Food and Drug Administration’s website at:


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