RE: Outbreak of Salmonella Infections Linked to Whole, Fresh Papayas Imported from Mexico

By June 29, 2019Uncategorized

Dear Daylight Customer,

We wanted to pass this information regarding the Salmonella Outbreak in the industry to our valued customers as a current Food Safety update only.

Here is the updated information regarding the CDC Public Advisory on Imported Papayas from Mexico.

CDC Food Safety Alert for Fresh Papayas Imported from Mexico:

CDC is advising that consumers in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island not eat any whole, fresh papayas from Mexico.

This investigation is ongoing and the advice will be updated when more information is available.

The FDA strongly advises importers, suppliers, and distributors, as well as restaurants, retailers and other food service providers from all states to hold whole, fresh papayas imported from Mexico.

As this information changes or updates we will be sure to keep you informed.

As per CDC advise Daylight Foods will not be selling any Mexican Papayas until further notice.

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


Daylight Foods, Inc

Food Safety & 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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