Costco Chicken Salad E. Coli Outbreak Traced Back to Celery

November 30, 2015

Starbucks and Target are also affected by the related recall.

Costco is still reeling from its recent E. coli outbreak that has sickened 19 people across seven states. The outbreak was previously linked to chicken salad sold at the bulk retailer, and now the affected ingredient has been pinpointed: a mixture of diced celery and onion that has now been recalled, reports the Associated Press. The produce mix came from California-based wholesaler Taylor Farms Pacific Inc.

While Costco immediately pulled the chicken salad from shelves, Taylor Farms also recalled a host of other products containing celery from several other stores across the…