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Fisher Rex Issues Sandwich Recall After Listeria Found

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RALEIGH, N.C. — Fisher Rex Sandwich has begun a voluntary recallof chicken salad sandwiches produced in their its Raleigh plant.

The recalled products are labeled as "Fisher Rex Chicken Saladon Wheat" and "Fisher Rex Chicken Salad."

They're being recalled after laboratory tests conducted by theNorth Carolina Department of Agricultural and Consumer Servicesdetected the presence of a strain of Listeria.

The particular strain can be extremely dangerous to individualswith weakened immune systems.

The sandwiches are sold in three and three-quarter-ouncepackages and bear the sell-by dates of October 27, October 29,and November 11.

The products were shipped to convenience and grocery stores throughout North Carolina, and consumers are advisedto either discard the product or return it to the store where itwas purchased.

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