September 11, 2015: Cucumber Recall News – Custom Produce Sales Recalls Fat Boy® Brand and Unlabeled Cucumbers Due To Concerns Of Salmonella Contamination

Cucumber Recall News. Custom Produce Sales of Parlier, California has recalled all of its cucumbers sold under the Fat Boy® label because the product may be contaminated with the foodborne pathogen, Salmonella. The recall covers Fat Boy® cucumbers marketed since August 1, 2015. Unlabeled cucumbers packed in black reusable plastic containers and sold in Nevada, as of August 1, 2015, are also covered by the recall.

The Custom Produce cucumber recall is part of a larger cucumber recall that was first issued on September 4, 2015, and was associated with an outbreak of 341 confirmed Salmonella Poona food poisoning cases across 30 states. Two deaths have been reported.

Cucumber Recall News and Recall Information

Custom Produce provided the following information regarding its recalled cucumbers:

“Fat Boy® cucumbers were produced in Baja California and distributed in the states of California, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Nevada, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Texas.

These cucumbers are shipped in a black, green, red and craft colored carton which reads “Fat Boy Fresh Produce.” This variety is often referred to as a “Slicer” or “American” cucumber. It has a dark green color. It typically has a length of 7 to 10 inches and a diameter of 1.75 to 2.5 inches.

Consumers who have purchased Fat Boy® brand cucumbers are urged not to consume them and to return them to the place of purchase or to dispose of them. Consumers with questions may contact Custom Produce by visiting the company website at www.customproducesales.com or by calling the company at 559-254-5860.

Cucumber Carton 24’s Fat Boy Label
ucm462160
Fat Boy cucumbers were packed into the following:
Cucumber Carton 6 count Fat Boy Label
Cucumber Carton 5 # Fat Boy Label
Possible Fat Boy Lot Codes: 93968, 94506, 94550, 94522, 94513, 93991

Reusable Plastic Containers (RPC):
Lot Code: (01) 1 0851821 22000 2 (10) 99
Item # 552678329”

Photo of Recalled Cucumber Product Labels

CONTACT ATTORNEY ERIC WEINBERG FOR A FREE CUCUMBER LAWSUIT EVALUATION

Cucumber Lawsuit Help – The Weinberg Lawyers are currently assisting victims of Salmonella food poisoning outbreaks nationwide. If you or a loved one is diagnosed with salmonellosis, are awaiting laboratory test results, or have a question regarding a food poisoning lawsuit, you can request a free legal case evaluation by calling our toll free number 1-877-934-6274. You can also contact our lawyers by submitting the easy-to-use Food Poisoning Lawsuit Evaluation Form found on this page.

Free Case Evaluation

If you or a family member has suffered from food poisoning, and you have a question about your legal rights, you can request a free case evaluation from our firm by clicking on free case evaluation. You may also contact us toll free at 1-877-934-6274.

The information contained on this page has been gathered from the websites of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Food and Drug Administration and other sources in the public domain.

Free Case Evaluation

  • DISCLAIMER and STATEMENT OF NON-CONFIDENTIALITY
    Submitting this form does not create an attorney-client relationship. Please do not include any confidential or sensitive information in this form. This form sends information by non-encrypted email, which is not secure.