September 1, 2009: Ready-To-Eat Meal Kit Recall For Potential Listeria Contamination

Ready-To-Eat Meal Kit Recall Announcement – The USDA‘s Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS) announced that Big Boy Food Group, Warren, Michigan, is recalling its ready-to-eat meal kits.  This comes after routine testing conducted by the FSIS detected the possibility of contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.

Ready-To-Eat Meal Kit Recall Product Information

Details of the products identified in the recall are as follows:  To view images of the food labels see FSIS Recall Information.

Dinolunch Brand:

  • 3.6 oz “DINOLUNCH CARNIVORE HAM & CHEESE” meal kits. Each tray includes ham, cheese, and crackers; a juice drink and Dino cookies. The front of each package bears the establishment number “EST. 4205” inside the USDA mark of inspection as well as the Use by/Sell by date of “10/24/2009.”
  • 3.6 oz “DINOLUNCH T-REX TURKEY & CHEESE” meal kits. Each tray includes turkey, cheese, and crackers; a juice drink and Dino cookies. The front of each package bears the establishment number “P- 4205” inside the USDA mark of inspection as well as the Use by/Sell by date of “10/24/2009.”

Each case of the Dinolunch brand meal kits, subject to recall, can be identified by the case code “9237” and contains approximately twelve (12) trays. The products were produced on August 25, 2009 and distributed to wholesale and retail establishments in Texas.

Lunch Buddies Brand:

  • 3.6 oz “Lunch Buddies Ham & Cheese” meal kits. Each tray includes ham, cheese, and crackers; a juice drink and a sweet treat. The front of each package bears the establishment number “EST. 4205” inside the USDA mark of inspection as well as the Use by/Sell by date of “10/24/2009.
  • 3.6 oz “Lunch Buddies Turkey & Cheese” meal kits. Each tray includes turkey, cheese, and crackers; a juice drink and a sweet treat. The front of each package bears the establishment number “P- 4205” inside the USDA mark of inspection as well as the Use by/Sell by date of “10/24/2009.”

Each case of the Lunch Buddies brand meal kits, subject to recall, can be identified by the case code “9237” and contains approximately sixteen (16) trays. The products were produced on August 25, 2009, and distributed to wholesale establishments in Ill., Ind., Ohio, and Wisc.

The bacterium, Listeria monocytogenes, can cause life-threatening infections in young children, the elderly, and immunocompromised. In pregnant women, listeriosis (or Listeria infection) can cause miscarriage or stillbirth.  For further details please see Symptoms of Listeria.

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