The products may be contaminated with extraneous materials

By James Limbach of ConsumerAffairs

March 6, 2019

PhotoSahlen Packing Company of Buffalo, N.Y., is recalling approximately 13,224 pounds of ready-to-eat deli ham products.

The products may be contaminated with extraneous materials — specifically plastic.

There are no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.

The following items, produced on January 25, 2019, are being recalled:

  • Varying weights of whole hams sliced and sold by weight at retail deli counters containing MARKET 32 BY PRICE CHOPPER BLACK FOREST HAM with natural juices caramel color added 97% FAT FREE and a sell by date of 4/8/19 represented on the label.

The recalled products, bearing establishment number EST. 5155 inside the USDA mark of inspection, were shipped to retail locations in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania and Vermont.

What to do

Customers who purchased the recalled products should not consume them, but discard them or return them to the place of purchase.

Consumers with questions about the recall may contact Joseph Sahlen Sr., at (716) 852-8677.