Fruit sold at Trader Joe’s, Costco recalled over possible listeria contamination

Fresh fruit sold nationwide through a California-based distributor is being recalled due to possible listeria contamination.

California-based Wawona Packing Company issued the voluntary recall after internal testing discovered traces of the bacteria that could be life-threatening to patients with weakened immune systems.

The recall includes  certain peaches, nectarines, plums and a plum-apricot hybrid known as plumcots or pluots dated between June 2 and July 18.

Customers who recently bought these fruit are urged to compare their purchases to those pictured in this news release or in the photo gallery below.

There are no reported cases of illness.

Anyone who bought the fruit should throw it away immediately. Customers can direct their questions to Wawona Packing at 1-888-232-9912, or visit www.wawonapacking.com.

 

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