Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods is voluntarily recalling certain salad products over pieces of plastic found in products during production.

Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods production team, while preparing these items for their retailers, found pieces of brown hard plastic, which could be a choking hazard, in a supplier ingredient. 

Recalled products:

UPC Item Recalled Net Weight Package Sell-By Date
72251525049 Chef Salad 12.6 (357g) 10-24-21
72251525050 Chicken Caesar Salad 10.0 oz. (283g) 10-24-21
72251525051 Chicken and Bacon Cobb Salad 13.1 oz (371g) 10-24-21
72251525202 Garden Side Salad 6.95 oz. (197g) 10-24-21
72251525214 Mexican Side Salad 6.95 oz. (197g) 10-24-21
72251525133 Southwestern Style Salad 12.5 oz. (354g) 10-24-21
72251525064 Chicken Caesar Wrap 12.5 oz. (354g) 10-23-21

Products are available at the following retailers:

  • Kroger Mid Atlantic Stores in Virginia, West Virginia, Tennessee, Kentucky and Ohio
  • Food Lion Stores in Virginia and North Carolina
  • Harris Teeter in Williamsburg, VA (only)
  • Ukrop’s Market Hall, Richmond, VA

All of the retail locations have been notified and are removing the product from the shelves.

As of the posting of this recall, there have been no reports of injury due to the consumption of these products.

Consumers who purchased the product should return it to the retailer where purchased for a full refund.

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