HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A brand of smoked salmon made by a Florida-based company and sold at Sam's Club stores in 42 states, including Hawaii, is being recalled after concerns that it may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
Tampa Bay Fisheries, Inc. of Dover, FL, in partnership with Multiexport Foods, Inc. of Miami, FL, issued a voluntary recall of its smoked salmon twin packs and its 1.25 lb. packs after Listeria was discovered in a sample of the fish.
The smoked salmon subject to this recall is sold in 12 oz. or 1.25 pound packs. The 1.25 pound packs are sold under the brand name "Paramount Reserve," and the products were sold in retail stores between November 12 and December 21, 2012.
No illnesses have been linked to the consumption of this product, which has also been sold in California, Arizona, Nevada and Washington.
According to Sam's Club, the company has notified customers who may have bought the product of the recall and is providing information about the recall on its website.
Consumers who have purchased the affected product should not eat it should either discard it or return it to its point of purchase.