MEMPHIS, TN (WLBT) - Kroger Delta Marketing Area said Monday that it is notifying customers who may have purchased recalled store-brand beef products supplied by JBS Swift Beef Co., which Sunday expanded its recalled of beef that may be contaminated with E coliO157:H7.
Kroger stores in Memphis and West Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, Southern Missouri (Poplar Bluff), and Southwest Kentucky (Paducah and Murray) are included in this recall.
Kroger is asking customers to check their freezer at home for certain packages of store-brand and store-packaged ground beef with sell-by dates from April 27 to June 1, 2009. UPC's include 21165800000, 21165810000, 21165820000, and 21165830000 and the package description reads Ground Beef AP2 73% lean T.
Kroger is notifying customers with register receipt messages and telephone and e-mail recall alerts if they purchased a recalled item using their shopper's card.
Customers who have the recalled items should not consume them and may return them to a store for a full refund or replacement.
Customers who have questions or concerns may call 1-800-632-6900.