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June 29, 2020: Hy-Vee Expands Earlier Recall Due to Cyclospora Outbreak

Hy-Vee Salad Recall Expansion News – Hy-Vee, Inc. (Hy-Vee) of West Des Moines, IA, has expanded its earlier recall to include 12 additional salad products across its eight-state region due to the ongoing Cyclospora outbreak.

Hy-Vee Salad Recall Expansion Information

On June 29, 2020, Hy-Vee announced an expansion of their previous recall to now include 12 additional salads across its eight-state region due to the potential that they may be contaminated with Cyclospora.  This recall notice comes after Fresh Express expanded their recall, and as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) continue to investigate the Cyclospora outbreak in the Midwest section of the U.S.

The newly recalled 12 salad products are in addition to the 12 oz. Hy-Vee Bagged Garden Salad product that Hy-Vee pulled last week after initial notification of the FDA, CDC, and Fresh Express investigation.  Hy-Vee now has 13 private label bagged salad products (all expiration dates) that are being recalled as a result of the ongoing investigation and outbreak.

The products were distributed to Hy-Vee grocery stores across its eight-state region of:

  • Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin

The table below outlines the 13 products that have been recalled:

UPC DESCRIPTION SIZE
0-07450-24669 HY-VEE SOUTHWEST CHOPPED SALAD KIT 13.4 OZ
0-07545-12053 HY-VEE SHREDDED ICEBERG 8 OZ
0-75450-08530 HY-VEE VEGGIE DELUXE SALAD 12 OZ
0-75450-12046 HY-VEE GREENER SUPREME BLEND 12 OZ
0-75450-12047 HY-VEE AMERICAN BLEND SALAD 12 OZ
0-75450-12048 HY-VEE ITALIAN BLEND SALAD 10 OZ
0-75450-12051 HY-VEE COLESLAW MIX 16 OZ
0-75450-12058 HY-VEE ROMAINE GARDEN SALAD 12 OZ
0-75450-24668 HY-VEE ASIAN CHOPPED SALAD KIT 13.7 OZ
0-75450-24670 HY-VEE SUNFLOWER CHOPPED SALAD KIT 13.2 OZ
0-75450-24672 HY-VEE CHIPOTLE CHEDDAR CHOPPED KIT 11.4 OZ
0-75450-24674 HY-VEE GARDEN SALAD 12 OZ
0-75450-24715 HY-VEE AVOCADO RANCH CHOPPED KIT 12.8 OZ

Consumers who purchased any of these products should discard them or return them to their local Hy-Vee store for a full refund.

Cyclospora Information

Per the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Cyclospora infects the small intestine (bowel) and usually causes watery diarrhea, with frequent, sometimes explosive, bowel movements. Other common symptoms include loss of appetite, weight loss, stomach cramps/pain, bloating, increased gas, nausea, and fatigue.  Vomiting, body aches, headache, fever, and other flu-like symptoms may be noted.

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If you or a loved one are diagnosed with a Cyclospora infection, are awaiting medical confirmation of Cyclospora food poisoning, or have a question regarding your legal rights, you can request a free Cyclospora Lawsuit case evaluation by contacting The Weinberg Law Firm toll free at 877-934-6274. Our phones are answered 24/7.

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