USA – Target Pulls Hampton Creek Products – Salmonella and Listeria Risk

Food Poisoning Journal

Bloomberg News reported today that Target began removing all of Hampton Creek Inc.’s products from its stores.According to Bloomberg, a Target spokeswoman said the company received allegations of food safety concerns as well as accusations of manipulation and adulteration of Hampton Creek’s products. She said one concern involved reports of pathogens found in a manufacturing facility used by Hampton Creek. Target also received allegations that Hampton Creek products had tested positive for Salmonella and Listeria.

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