Ice Cream Bars Recalled From Several New England Grocery Chains
Ice cream bars sold with several different brand names have been recalled throughout New England after routine testing found listeria bacteria.
New York based Fieldbrook Foods Corp. issued the voluntary recall on Wednesday after discovering the contamination, but say no illnesses have been reported.
The bars recalled come in various flavors like orange cream bars, chocolate coated vanilla ice cream bars and a variety pack with the chocolate coated vanilla ice cream bars in them.
They are sold under the following product names at the following markets and stores...
- Aldi as Sundae Shoppe
- BJ's as Wellsley Farms
- Demoulas as Market Basket
- Dollar Tree as Party Treat
- Price Chopper as PIC
- Shaws and Star Market as Lucerne
- Stop N Shop as Ahold symbol
- Price Rite as Price Rite brand
- Walmart as Great Value
- Shoprite as Shoprite brand and Polar Express
- Various as Food Club, Stoneridge, Hagan, Greens, Hood
All recalled products have a production date of Jan. 1, 2017 to Dec. 31, 2017 and a 'best by' date of Jan. 1, 2018 to Dec. 31, 2018. The Hood and Kemps products may show a “best by” date of July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019.
Fieldbrook Foods is working with each of these retailers to recall the affected products. They say anyone who has purchased the affected bars should return them to their place of purchase for a full refund.
Consumers can contact Fieldbrook Foods at 1-800-333-0805 x2270.