Price Chopper announces manufacturer's recall of organic peaches


SCHENECTADY, N.Y. - Organic peaches sold from June 13-10 by Price Chopper and many other retailers nationwide are being recalled by the manufacturer - Wawona Packing Company - due to potential Listeria contamination. There have been no reports of illness associated with this product.

Customers who purchased the product have been notified using Price Chopper's SoundBite notification program, which uses purchase data and consumer phone numbers on file in connection with the company's AdvantEdge (loyalty) card to alert those households that may have purchased the product in question.

Customers with the affected product should return it to their local Price Chopper for a full refund. For more information, visit or call Wawona Packing at 888 232-9912.

Based in Schenectady, NY, the Golub Corporation owns and operates 134 Price Chopper grocery stores in New York, Vermont, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts and New Hampshire. The American owned, family-managed company prides itself on longstanding traditions of innovative food merchandising, leadership in community service, and cooperative employee relations. Golub's 22,000 teammates collectively own more than 51% of the company's privately held stock, making it one of the nation's largest privately held corporations that is predominantly employee-owned. For additional information, visit


If you'd like to leave a comment (or a tip or a question) about this story with the editors, please email us. We also welcome letters to the editor for publication; you can do that by filling out our letters form and submitting it to the newsroom.

Powered by Creative Circle Media Solutions