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A prepared foods maker that sells products for a variety of retailers in Northeast Ohio is recalling nearly 15,000 pounds of hummus and dip products due to a concern over possible Listeria contamination.

The recall includes hummus and dips sold under the Archer Farms brand sold at Target as well as products sold at Trader Joe's and Giant Eagle.

The products include:

  • Target Archer Farms Traditional Hummus 10oz. (UPC 85239233405) Use by date: Jun 11.
  • Giant Eagle Chipotle Hummus 8oz.(UPC 30034065881) Use by date: May 7 and May 14
  • Giant Eagle Garlic Hummus 8oz. (UPC 30034064747) Use by date: May 7 and May 14
  • Trader Joe's Edamame Hummus 8oz. (UPC 988582) Use by date: April 28, April 29, May 9
  • Trader Joe's 5 Layered Dip Small 11.5oz. (UPC 435451) Use by date: April 15
  • Trader Joe's 5 Layered Dip Large 24oz. (UPC 274043) Use by date: April 15

The products were distributed in Ohio and nationwide. According to the FDA, the possible contamination was found during a routine test of an Archer Farms Traditional Hummus product by the Texas Department of Health.

No illnesses have been reported.

The manufacturer has contacted all the retailers and distributors to have the products removed from the shelves.

  • Consumers who have purchased the above hummus products are urged not to eat it and to dispose of it or return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.
  • Consumers with any questions may call toll free (877) 550-0694 from 8:00A.M. to 8:00P.M. Eastern Standard Time 7 Days a week.

For a full list of products: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm398106.htm

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