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Dole issues recall after sample tests positive for Listeria

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LOUISVILLE, KY(WAVE)Dole Fresh Vegetables has issued a recallafter a salad sample tested positive for listeria monocytogenes.

Thevoluntary recall of bagged salads include Dole Italian Blend, Fresh SelectionsItalian Style Blend, Little Salad Bar Italian Salad and Marketside ItalianStyle Salad with a use by date of March 12, 2014.

Inaddition to Kentucky and Indiana the recall has been issued for Connecticut,Florida, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York,North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia and three Canadianprovinces, New Brunswick, Ontario and Quebec.

Noillness have been reported, but Dole is advising customers throw away any ofthe bagged salad blends included in the recall.

Retailersand consumers with questions are asked to call the Dole Food Company ConsumerResponse Center at (800) 356-3111.

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