Whole Foods Market Issues Nationwide Voluntary Recall of In-Shell Pistachio Nuts Due to Possible Health Risk

April 1, 2009

Austin, TX (April 1, 2009) – Whole Foods Market announced the voluntary recall of its 365 Everyday Value brand in-shell Dry Roasted and Salted Pistachios due to potential salmonella contamination.

The product being recalled is:

365 Pistachios dry roasted & salted (In-Shell) 16oz
UPC: 9948240435
Lot Codes: 07/08/2009 GL1, 07/08/2009 GL2, & 11/27/2009 GL1

Whole Foods Market has received no reports of illness related to this product; the company is issuing this recall as a precaution. This voluntary recall is not related to the recent peanut/ peanut butter recalls.

For more information please call 512-542-0656