NYLON – Wegmans has recalled multiple chicken products as the result of a miscommunication of production times.
According to our news partner 13WHAM, Wegmans is recalling roughly 1,125 pounds of chicken products that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service.
Anyone who has purchased the following items from Wegmans, marked with establishment number EST. or P-7567 inside the USDA mark of inspection, are urged not to consume them:
Approximately 1-lb. vacuum-sealed packages containing “Wegmans Italian Flavored Chicken Breast Cutlet” with a use-by date of 1/24/2016.
Approximately 1-lb. vacuum-sealed packages containing “Wegmans Brown Sugar Barbecue Seasoned Chicken Breast Cutlet” with a use-by date of 1/15/2016.
3-lb. vacuum-sealed packages containing “Wegmans Garlic & Fennel Whole Chicken Roaster” with a use-by date of 1/13/2016.
1-lb. vacuum-sealed packages containing “Wokery Sherry Chicken 27482” with use-by date of 1/13/2016.
The U.S. Dept. of Agriculture said these products should be returned for a full refund.
The Department of Agriculture’s found that these products were produced on Jan. 3 outside of the approved hours of operation due to Wegmans changing their production schedule.
There have been no confirmed reports of people becoming sick from eating the products.
These items were shipped to distribution and retail locations in Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.
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