Day: February 3, 2016

US: More people fall ill from imported cucumber Salmonella outbreak

Fresh Fruit Portal: A multistate outbreak of Salmonella Poona that began in mid-2015 has continued to affect people this year, according to today’s update from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

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Day: February 3, 2016

AU: How companies win back your trust after a food safety scare

Life Hacker: Whether it’s Hepatitis A in frozen berries or huntsmen spiders in bags of grapes, companies that distribute contaminated food don’t usually go out of business. They clean up, fix problems and move on. If they handled the outbreak well, their food should be safe, but we understand if you’re a little skittish. Here’s what you need to know.

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