Seafood in Ukrop’s Light Chicken Salad prompts recall

Posted at 4:10 PM, Nov 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-22 16:10:45-05

RICHMOND, Va. — Ukrop’s Light Chicken Salad has been removed from shelves at MARTIN’s stores after a branding mishap.

“[The Ukrop’s Light Chicken Salad] may contain Seafood Salad with undeclared allergens: Pollock, pacific whiting, crab, lobster, wheat, soy and carmine. This product is safe to consume for individuals who do not suffer from a Pollock, pacific whiting, crab, lobster, wheat, soy or carmine allergy,” a MARTIN’s spokesperson said. “People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to Pollock, pacific whiting, crab, lobster, wheat, soy or carmine may run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.”

The following product is included in this recall:

Ukrop’s Light Chicken Salad, 8 oz., UPC 72251528790 with a sell-by date of 11/26/16

“MARTIN’S has received no reports of illnesses to date,” the spokesperson said. “Customers who have purchased this product should discard any unused portions and bring their purchase receipt to MARTIN’S for a full refund.”

Anyone with questions was asked to call Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods at 1-804-340-3000 or MARTIN’S Customer Service at 1-888-814-4268.

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