Update on Romaine Lettuce – E. coli Outbreak.

By April 20, 2018April 25th, 2018Food Safety, Market Alert

Dear Daylight Customer,


RE: Update on Romaine Lettuce – E. coli Outbreak.


Based on new information, CDC is expanding its warning to consumers to cover All Types of romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Arizona growing region. This warning now includes whole heads and hearts of romaine lettuce, in addition to chopped romaine and salads and salad mixes containing romaine.




At this time no common grower, supplier, distributor, or brand has been identified.


Please be assured, at this time all of our current supplies of Romaine lettuce are out of Salinas, California growing area. We have been shipping only California grown Romaine Lettuce of 4/15/18.


This investigation is ongoing, and CDC will provide updates when more information is available and we will continue to update our customers as information comes in.


Feel free to call us with any questions regarding this outbreak on our customer service line 408.284.7300.






Daylight Foods, Inc


Quality Assurance Team


Daylight Foods

About Daylight Foods

Daylight Foods is a leading Bay Area food distribution company located in Union City, California. The company serves a diverse industry including large chains, concessions, cafeterias and small locally owned restaurants throughout California. Daylight Foods is known as a produce wholesaler, but clients enjoy a large and varied product line including produce, eggs, dairy, imported specialty items, bottled water, spices, compostables, grains, oils and more. Daylight Foods is committed to sustainability and in addition to conventional items sources seasonal. organic, and locally grown produce as well as having eco-friendly delivery trucks. They offer many services, including in house fresh cut produce to order. Daylight Foods is dedicated to the highest quality products, food safety and service for their valued customers.

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