What’s the Problem?
According to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA), this recall affects watermelon shipped to Walmart and RaceTrac’s retail distribution centers in Arkansas, Missouri, Illinois, Oklahoma, and Texas. Product codes affected include:
Walmart – Freshness Guaranteed
- Watermelon 4 x 10 oz – UPC Code: 681131180672
- Watermelon 2 x 32 oz – UPC Code: 681131180672
- Watermelon Chunks 2 x 42 oz – UPC Code: 681131180658 Watermelon Spears 4 x 16 oz – UPC Code: 681131180665 Summer Blend FTC 4 x 5 oz – UPC Code: 681131355094
- Watermelon 5.5oz – UPC Code: 74641000644 Melon Trio 5.5oz – UPC Code: 74641031945
The recalled watermelon was packaged in a variety of clam shell containers, with best-if-used by dates of October 2, 3, and 4, 2020.
If you purchased any watermelon that is affected by this recall, you should either throw it away or return it to the point of purchase for a refund.
Anyone concerned about a potential listeria infection should contact their healthcare provider immediately.
This recall began on October 1, 2020.
Do I Have a Walmart Watermelon Lawsuit?
The Food Poisoning Litigation Group at our law firm is an experienced team of trial lawyers that focus on the representation of plaintiffs in Walmart Watermelon Lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new injury and death cases in all 50 states.
If you or a loved one developed symptoms of food poisoning after eating recalled watermelon, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to a settlement by filing a suit and we can help.