NASHVILLE, Tennessee (WKRN) – All kale lovers, you’re going to want to check the label before making your next kale salad.
Kroger has issued a recall of its 16-ounce bagged kale due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
The products were distributed to Kroger stores in three divisions, including Southern Middle Tennessee.
Kroger said listeria can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in children, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems.
So far, there have been no reports of illness related to the bagged kale product. Kroger stores have already removed all potentially contaminated products from the shelves.
But, if you purchased 16 ounce bags of Kroger brand Kale, with the UPC 11110-18170 with an expiration date of 9/18/2021, which is printed on the front of the package under the light blue bar. , you are urged not to use it.
Customers can dispose of the product or return it to their local store for a full refund.
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Customers with questions can contact Kroger at 1-800-KROGERS Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. EST, and Saturday and Sunday, 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. EST.