The recall affects Winn-Dixie Ice Cream Bars sold in 12-count packages, which were sold in Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana and Mississippi. The product’s UPC code is 2114021745, according to an FDA Recall Notice issued Tuesday.
The Southern Home brand products and corresponding UPC codes are for all BI-LO and Harveys stores in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina:

      • Southern Home Orange Cream Bar – 6078801142 (12 count package)
      • Southern Home Arctic Ice Cream Bar – 60788001147 (12 count package)

    Listeria infection, or listeriosis, is a foodborne illness that most often occurs in children, the elderly, pregnant women and people with compromised immune systems. However, in rare cases, otherwise healthy adults can become infected as well.Signs and symptoms of listeriosis include:

  • Fever
  • Muscle aches
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea

If the infection spreads to the nervous system, symptoms may include:

    • Headache
    • Stiff neck
    • Confusion or changes in alertness
    • Loss of balance
    • Convulsions

Consumers who purchased any recalled Winn-Dixie ice cream should discard it immediately or return it to the point of purchase for a full refund.
To date, there have been no listeria infections or other illnesses associated with the recall, the company said.

Source: WFTS Tampa Bay

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