National Recall by Sabra Dipping Company Leads to Secondary Recall of Deli Sandwich in Northern California and Nevada
All Mediterranean Style Chicken with Hummus sandwiches have already been pulled from affected 7-Eleven stores
LSG Sky Chefs Supply Chain Solutions announced that it is issuing a recall for the Mediterranean Style Chicken with Hummus sandwiches. The company produces the sandwiches for 7-Eleven stores.
The hummus spread used in the sandwiches is subject to a national recall issued by Sabra Dipping Company due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
All affected Mediterranean Style Chicken with Hummus sandwiches have already been pulled from affected 7-Eleven stores and no other products or retailers are involved in this voluntary recall.
Approximately 241 sandwiches containing the Sabra Dipping Company hummus were produced and distributed from the LSG Sky Chefs facilities in San Jose, California. The company also produced approximately 72 sandwiches from its Las Vegas, Nevada location.
Listeria monocytogenes is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain, and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and LSG Sky Chefs have received no reports of illnesses associated with this sandwich, to date.
The FDA and LSG Sky Chefs have received no reports of illnesses associated with this sandwich, to date.
Consumers who purchased this sandwich at 7-Eleven between November 18, 2016 and November 20, 2016 are asked to dispose of the product or return it to 7-Eleven for a full refund. Additionally, consumers should also look for a best buy date of November 19, 2016 through November 21, 2016.
Consumers with any additional concerns or questions about this recall should contact LSG Sky Chefs at (214) 368-0909.