Del Monte withdraws product in the United States and 12 more countries

Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

Del Monte Foods Inc. He announced this 11 from December, to withdraw from the market 64,242 Product boxes "Fiesta Corn" seasoned with red peppers and green. The decision was due to flaws in the manufacturing process.

It's a statement, the company states that the product was shipped to distributors 25 US states and 12 international destinations. Among the affected countries are Bahamas, Barbados, Belice, Bermuda, The Savior, Haiti, Guyana, Uruguay, Aruba, St. lucia, Suriname and Panama.

Among the states are Alabama, California, Florida, North and South Carolina, New York, Texas, Washington y Wisconsin, among others.

The products to be withdrawn are cans 15.25 ounces with the UPC number on the label: 24000 02770. The product will have expiration date 14 August to 23 September 2021.

The statement warns that products may be contaminated by pathogenic organisms, that could endanger life, be consumed.