Del Monte Recalls 64,242 Cases of Fiesta Corn

Del Monte Recalls 64,242 Cases of Fiesta Corn

Del Monte Foods Inc. announced a recall of 64,242 cases of FIESTA CORN Seasoned with Red & Green Peppers due to under-processing. These deviations were part of the commercial sterilization process and could result in contamination by spoilage organisms or pathogens,

There have been no reports of illness associated with these products to date. No other production codes or products are affected by this recall.

The products subject to recall are 15.25-ounce (432g) cans with the following UPC number printed on the label: 24000 02770.

The product was distributed to multiple distributors and retail locations, including in Illinois and other states, as well as internationally.

If consumers have any product with the indicated UPC code and “Best if Used By” dates, they should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund or exchange.

Consumers and media with questions may contact the company by calling the toll-free hotline at 1-800-779-7035, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Time Monday through Friday or by logging onto

SOURCE: Kane County Health Department news release