Advanced Fresh Concepts Franchise Corp. Voluntarily Recalls Edamame Due to Listeria

Advanced Fresh Concepts Franchise Corp. is recalling its Edamame (Soybeans), with UPC 0-23012-00261-9 dated between 01/03/2017 and 03/17/2017, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria. 

The products were packaged by AFC Franchisees and sold, under refrigeration, in 8.0 oz (227 g) packages and identified as “Edamame – Soybeans in Pods”. The packed Edamame was sold at designated retail sushi counters within grocery stores, cafeterias, and corporate dining centers in the following states: AL, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, ME, MI, MN, MS, NC, NH, NM, NY, OH, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WA, and WY.

AFC has notified all retail locations of the recall. Therefore, the product should no longer be available for purchase.

Consumers concerned about whether the Edamame they purchased is subject to this recall should check with the store of purchase. Consumers who have purchased the recalled product should not consume it and return it to the point of purchase for a full refund.

Consumers with questions may call 1-866-467-8744 during normal business hours (Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Pacific Time) or email recall@afcsushi.com.

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