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June 29, 2020: Norpac Fisheries Export Issues Recall for Shrimp Poke due to Potential Listeria Contamination

Norpac Fisheries Export Shrimp Poke Recall News – Norpac Fisheries Export (Norpac) issued a recall for its fresh shrimp poke product, distributed in Hawaii, due to a potential Listeria monocytogenes (Listeria) contamination.

Norpac Fisheries Export Shrimp Poke Recall InformationCredit: FDA/Norpac

One June 28, 2020, Norpac issued a recall for its fresh shrimp poke, distributed in Hawaii between May 11 and June 25, 2020 due to possible Listeria exposure.  Norpac’s fresh shrimp poke was distributed in Hawaii on The Big Island, Maui, Oahu, and Kauai through retail stores, specifically Safeway stores. Norpac became aware of the potential Listeria contamination of its shrimp poke product through routine monitoring procedures. Consumers who have purchased Norpac’s Fresh Shrimp Poke are urged to return it to the point of purchase for a full refund.

ABOUT LISTERIA

Listeria monocytogenes, is a type of bacterium that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection (listeriosis) can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

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