Multiple States Affected by Food Cross Contamination by Sager Creek Foods


15,000 cases of canned vegetables are being recalled by Sager Creek Foods, Inc. which is owned by Del Monte Foods, Inc. This shipment was reported to have minute amounts of shellfish contamination. There is no risk of illness to customers who are not allergic or sensitive to shellfish as no other food-borne contamination is believed to be present. 

The following product names and UPC codes represent the affected products: 

UPC Product Name
0 34700 01224 4 Allens Cut Green Beans
0 34700 01224 7 Allens Cracker Barrel Label
0 74865 12172 9 Reliance BL Cut Green Beans
7 58108 01041 3 Monarch SWD Cut Green Beans
7 58108 01048 2 Monarch Mixed Cut Green Beans
8 06795 04718 9 Silver Source SH/C Green Beans
0 74865 02895 9 Reliance MX/SH Cut Green Beans
0 34700 63214 8 Allens Field Peas with Snaps

The batch of contaminated cans are 106 ounces each and have the Best By Date of JUN 01 19. If you have been affected by this product batch, you should return it for a full refund at the point of purchase and you can call Del Monte Foods at 1-800-543-3090, Monday-Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Eastern Time with any questions or concerns.

States that have received shipment of these products include:

  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Colorado
  • Illinois
  • Maryland
  • Missouri
  • Mississippi
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Oklahoma
  • Pennsylvania
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • West Virginia

Cross-contamination prevention is a major component of food handling safety. For more information on food codes and food safety, please visit our state food handling requirements page. More links for states affected by this recall are below.

Utah Food Handler Safety Requirements

Texas Food Handler Safety Requirements

North Carolina Food Handler Safety Requirements