Reason for Recall

Routine testing has revealed the presence of Listeria monocytogenes in Smoked Norwegian Salmon Slices 8.1oz Toast sized sold at Kroger and Payless supermarkets stores, UPC code 8 40137 10000 2 with the specified lot 412. Listeria monocytogenes is a type of bacteria that can cause listeriosis. Symptoms vary depending on the severity of the illness, symptoms may last from days to several weeks. Mild symptoms may include a fever, muscle aches, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhoea. If the more severe form of listeriosis develops, symptoms may include headache, stiff neck, confusion, loss of balance, and convulsions. Some people are more vulnerable to listeria infections, including older people, pregnant women and their unborn babies, babies less than one month old and people with weakened immune systems.