53 Beverage and food products recalled due to possible Cronobacter contamination


(CW44 News At 10 | CNN) – Foodservice company Lyons Magnus has issued a voluntary recall of 53 beverage products due to possible contamination with Cronobacter sakazakii.

The recall includes certain batches of beverages, liquid coffee, children’s nutritional supplements, protein shakes, nutritional shakes and thickened liquids. Products subject to the recall include the brand names Oatly, Stumptown, Glucerna, Intelligentsia, Aloha, Kate Farms and Premier Protein. “Preliminary analysis of the cause shows that the products did not meet commercial sterility specifications,” the recall said.

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No illnesses or complaints related to these products have been reported, the company said. People who have purchased the recalled products are asked to dispose of them or return them for a refund.

Cronobacter is a bacteria that can be found in dry goods and sewage, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Infection. Infection can be particularly dangerous in infants, those over 65, and those with weakened immune systems. Symptoms include fever, meningitis, and seizures in infants.

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The recall does not include products manufactured for children under 1 year of age.

The bacterium is the center of a separate recall of powdered infant formula, which is still ongoing.

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