December 13, 2011
Pacific International Marketing, is working with the FDA and California Department of Public Health to coordinate a recall of over 6,000 cases of Cilantro that have potentially been contaminated with Salmonella. From the site:
The product is distributed in Pacific International Marketing cartons of 60 bunches, 30 bunches and 20- 3 bunched sleeves. The product is bunched cilantro with “Pacific” on the twist tie and the UPC code, which is 33383 80104. The UPC code for sleeves is 40695 80104. The product was distributed in California, Arizona, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Indiana, South Carolina, and Missouri through retailers. Consumers should return cilantro purchased after November 16th but before December 10th.