Stores in 31 States Affected by Trader Joe’s Snack Recall

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If you have purchased cashews from Trader Joe’s lately, check your label. The company has announced that it’s issuing a recall of some of its Raw Cashew Pieces because they might have been contaminated with Salmonella.

According to the Food and Drug Administration, the recall comes from the store’s supplier, California-based Heritage International. A routine laboratory test found the presence of Salmonella in one lot of their Raw Cashew Pieces. The cashews are sold in 16-ounce, clear plastic bags. Affected products have a bar code of 00505154 and another code that reads, “BEST BEFORE 07.17.2016TF4.”

The products were sold in the following states: Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Washington D.C. and Wisconsin.

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Source: Esquire | Megan Friedman