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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of August 22, 2012

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Product Detail

Product Description NO LABEL. Sub sandwiches are prepared fresh - made to order - wrapped in paper and then a generic label applied. The scale label would only state 1/2 sub or whole sub and the price from the Publix Deli. Publix does not have a mechanism to track sub sandwiches prepared with fresh onions.
Recall Number F-1939-2012
Classification Class I
Code Info None
Product Distributed Qty unknown
Reason For Recall On July 29, 2012 Publix Super Markets, Inc. issued a voluntary recall for custom made sub sandwiches that contain onions because they may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes. Publix received notification from their supplier, who receives sliced onions from Gills Onions LLC. This recall involves any custom made sub sandwich with onions sold from the Publix Deli department between July 7, 2012 through July 26, 2012 in Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, and South Carolina. Publix stores in Florida are not involved with this recall.

Event Detail

Event Id 62731
Product Type Food
Status Terminated
Recalling Firm Publix Super Markets, Inc.
City Lakeland
State FL
Country US
Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2012-07-26
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Two or more of the following: Email, Fax, Letter, Press Release, Telephone, Visit
Distribution Pattern US in AL, GA, TN and SC. FL stores are not involved with this recall.