Rich Products Corporation Recalls all Products Produced at 
Its Waycross, Georgia Plant:

On April 4, 2013 Rich Products Corporation of Buffalo, New York issued a voluntary recall of all its products produced at its Waycross, Georgia plant due to possible contamination with Escherichia coli O121 bacteria (“E. coli O121”).

Symptoms of E. coli:

According to the FDA, symptoms of E. coli include the following:

  • Mild to severe diarrhea
  • Abdominal cramps
  • Blood in the stool
  • Certain individuals can develop a complication called Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS) which can cause the kidneys to fail
  • HUS could lead to serious kidney damage and death

Recalled Product Information:

  • Recalling Firm: Rich Products Corporation of Buffalo, New York
  • Recall Date: April 4, 2013
  • “Best By” date: From January 1, 2013 to September 29, 2014
  • Places of Distribution: Nationwide to Retail Stores and select Foodservice Distribution Customers
  • Product Description: For a full list of the recalled products, visit the FDA recall page.

For more information regarding the recall, visit the FDA recall page.

Illnesses To Date:

To date, there have been no reported illnesses associated with the products included in the recall.

Additional Information:

Consumers who have purchased the recalled Rich products destroy them.  For additional information regarding the Recalled Rich products, consumers may contact Consumer Relations at 1-888-220-5955.

What to Do if a Recalled Product Has Affected You:

If you or a loved one has suffered injuries as a result of a recalled product, you may be entitled to compensation.  It would be beneficial to speak to an attorney specializing in products liability.  Most of the attorneys here at offer free initial consultations.  It would be advantageous to at least discuss your case with an attorney to get some feedback.