In accordance with the USDA directive relating to the recent Class II beef recall, General Mills is voluntarily issuing a recovery of Progresso Italian Wedding Soup. Upon learning of the USDA recall, General Mills launched an investigation and learned of a supplier that had sourced beef from Hallmark/ Westland Meat Packing Company. The USDA has said the health risk is negligible.
To ensure the safety of its shoppers, Harris Teeter has removed all Progresso Italian Wedding Soup from stores until further notice. Product quality and integrity are paramount to Harris Teeter. If you have these items in your pantry, please return the product to Harris Teeter for a Full Refund. For additional information regarding this recall, please advise direct any consumer inquires to the General Mills consumer hot line at 1 (800) 200-9377.
Product UPC Code Use By Date
Progresso Italian Wedding Soup 41196-91505 12Oct9-08Nov9
Harris Teeter, Inc. with headquarters in Matthews, NC, is a subsidiary of Ruddick Corporation (NYSE:RDK). Harris Teeter is the 36th largest supermarket in the United States with 2007 sales of $3.30 billion. The grocery store chain employs over 18,000 associates and has 167 stores in North and South Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, Tennessee, Maryland, Delaware, and Florida.