Giant Food Stores recalls crab spread
SCRANTON - Giant Food Stores are removing certain containers of Gold Coast Fresh Crab Spread following a recall by Gold Coast Salads due to a possible bacteria contamination.
Specifically, 8-ounce Gold Coast Fresh Crab Spread, UPC 83355500325, expiring Jan. 31 has been recalled.
The stores report that the food is possibly contaminated with listeria monocytogenes, a bacteria that can cause listeriosis, a potentially fatal disease for those with weakened immune systems.
Customers should discard the product and bring their receipt into a store for a full refund. The food chain has received no reports of illness.