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Food Safety Alerts

Food Safety is the Number One Priority of Simply Fresh Fruit

Safety Alerts


In April, 2016, Simply Fresh Fruit conducted a voluntary recall of a single lot of product containing cantaloupe, due to a report of a positive test for listeria monocytogenes. Subsequent to the recall, the United States Food and Drug Administration inspected Simply Fresh and issued a report which contained a number of observations. The FDA’s findings were summarized in a Warning Letter issued in October, 2016. All of the observations, findings and violations noted in the FDA letter were addressed and corrected in May, 2016.

All of our products are tested for a variety of pathogens, including listeria, regularly. No pathogens have been discovered subsequent to the one finding last April.

At Simply Fresh Fruit, food safety is our number one priority. We take the health and well-being of consumers very seriously. Our products are prepared in a sanitary environment by individuals trained in stringent food safety practices. We are proud to be BRC certified by the Global Food Safety Initiative. This BRC certification ensures that Simply Fresh Fruit is constantly working to achieve the highest standard in food safety by minimizing contamination risks.

Simply Fresh Fruit's highest priority is to safeguard each other, our customers and the environment by maintaning a safe, injury free and healthy workplace serving food that is always safe to eat and to minimize our impact on the environment.