Saturday, December 21, 2019
Product is not sold in retail stores
Cincinnati, Ohio — December 20, 2019 — AdvancePierre® Foods is voluntarily recalling 15,738 pounds of CN Fully Cooked Flamebroiled Beef Patties. For context, 15,000 pounds is about half of one truckload of product. The recall is limited to foodservice, and affected products are not available for purchase in retail stores. This product was sent to a single customer in Iowa. No other AdvancePierre® Foods products are affected.
AdvancePierre Foods received a complaint from a foodservice establishment that reported it found small pieces of soft green plastic in the product. Even though this report involved only two items, out of an abundance of caution, the company is recalling 1,043 cases of product. AdvancePierre® Foods has received no reports of injuries or illnesses associated with the affected product.
U.S. Department of Agriculture has classified this as a Class II recall with a low health risk.
The product was produced at one plant location on September 11, 2019. Each 15.09-pound bulk-packed case and bears the establishment code 2132, a product code 69097 on the case label and a lot code of 2549ACO06.
Consumers with questions may call the Consumer Relations department on a special toll-free line at 1-855-382-3101. Customer Relations Representatives will be available Monday through Friday 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. CST. News media and health department officials who have questions should contact Worth Sparkman at 479-290-6358.