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Home Delivery – Temporarily Closed

By News

Dear Customers, 

Our Home Delivery service is temporarily closed. We appreciate your understanding and apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. 

Thank you for choosing to support our small business and our incredible team of employees. We want to thank you for your support during these past months while our Daylight team works towards making our service bigger and better! 

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Wawona Peach Recall Notice

By Food Safety, Market Alert

Dear Daylight Customer,

RE: Regarding Wawona Voluntarily Recall Assorted Bagged Peaches due to possible Salmonella enteritidis contamination

We wanted to alert our valued customers of a recall in the industry as a current food safety.

Prima® Wawona of Fresno, California is voluntarily recalling its Wawona, 2 lb. bagged peaches because the product could possibly be contaminated with Salmonella.

Click here to view the FDA statement.

Daylight Foods has purchased yellow peaches from Wawona on August 1st and July 28th with Lot# 454960010 and #454751002, and is officially recalling these lots as part of the FDA investigation regarding the possible link to Salmonella.

The customers with the above lots are requested to hold and return the peaches to the Daylight Foods.

This advice includes all yellow peach varieties such as bagged and bulk/loose spec product.

Feel free to contact us with any questions regarding this recall on our customer service line:
(510) 931-4207
suhebm@daylightfoods.com

Quality Assurance Team
Daylight Foods

Onion Recall Notice

By Food Safety, Market Alert

Dear Daylight Customer,

RE: Thompson International Onion Varieties Salmonella sp. Bakersfield, CA
Outbreak – Food Safety Alert Only

We wanted to alert our valued customers of a recall in the industry as a current food safety update
only.

The FDA have recalled all varieties of onions from Thompson International which may have linked
to
Salmonella sp. at Bakersfield, CA. Currently the investigation is on to determine further
information to traceback the infected onions. Thomson International, Inc. has notified FDA that it
will be recalling all varieties of onions that could have come in contact with potentially contaminated
red onions, due to the risk of cross-contamination. This recall would include red, white, yellow, and
sweet onions from Thomson International, Inc. Recall information will be made public as soon as it
is available from Thomson International, Inc.
https://www.fda.gov/food/outbreaks-foodborne-illness/outbreak-investigation-salmonella-newportred-onions-july-2020

Please be advised Daylight Foods is not impacted by this recall. Daylight Foods has not sourced
or shipped any varieties of onions from Thompson International, Bakersfield, CA.
This advice includes all of varieties such as red, white, yellow and sweet onions.

Feel free to contact us with any questions regarding this recall on our customer service line

510.931.4207

Quality Assurance Team
Daylight Foods

Service Change Notice – Restaurants/Schools

By News, Schedule Updates No Comments
RESTAURANTS/SCHOOLS ONLY: To better service our institutional customers and streamline our operations Daylight Foods will be delivering products:
  • Monday
  • Wednesday
  • Friday
Order cut off times:
  • Pre-Cut Items: 1:00 PM
  • All Other Items: 5:00 PM
Delivery times will be variable as this is a fluid situation that is changing hour, by hour.
We encourage both our employees and customers to review current safety precautions and stay updated on state and federal regulations regarding the COVID-19. Below is a listing of these resources for your reference:

If you have additional questions or concerns, please contact your sales rep/customer service as we continue to monitor and navigate through these unprecedented events.

Thank you chefs, owners, and buyers for your hard work on continuing to feed everyone displaced in this pandemic. Our thoughts are with every business that has been affected and cannot continue normal operations.

Sincerely,
The Daylight Foods Family

Boxed Grocery Curbside Pick Up!

By Events, News, Schedule Updates No Comments

LOCAL RESIDENTS: In a state of emergency we know that our #BayArea communities are working hard to find the mealtime staples they need to feed their families. For stress free and socially distant shopping Daylight Foods will be open to the PUBLIC and will offer fresh grocery pre-packed boxes for curbside pick up starting TOMORROW Saturday March 21st and will continue MONDAY-FRIDAY 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

CASH/CHECK payment only.
 
TO ORDER: email CSR@daylightfoods.com with your name, number, the items you would like to purchase, and the day you will pick up.

 

$30 Box 1:
  • 5 russet potatoes
  • 2 red onions
  • 2 yellow onions
  • 5 apples
  • 3 oranges
  • 6 carrots
  • 1 gal milk
  • 1 bag of romaine hearts
  • 1 lb butter
  • 1 lb basil
$ 30 Box 2:
  • 1 pk. strawberries
  • 1 pk. blueberries
  • 3 cucumbers
  • 6 tomatoes
  • 4 bell peppers
  • 2 lemons
  • 1 qt. strawberry yogurt
  • 4 avocados
  • 1 celery
  • 1 iceberg
OR $55 for both boxes!

 

We will also have individually for sale chef quality bulk dry goods:
20 lb. garafalo spaghetti pasta – $20
25 lb. sushi rice – $42
25 lb. wild rice blend – $42
25 lb. organic short grain brown rice – $38
25 lb. medium grain brown rice – $18
50 lb. long grain white rice – $20
24/10 oz. water bottles – $10.95
3/23 UPDATE: On TUESDAY March 24th from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
We will have our trucks stationed for pick ups at the following addresses:
Palo Alto: 300 Pasteur Dr. Palo Alto CA 94305
San Jose: Has been canceled

 

Any questions, please email csr@daylightfoods.com.

Thank you for your support, The Daylight Foods Team

Fresh Produce Box Curbside Pick Up!

By Events, Market Alert, News, Weekly Specials No Comments

LOCAL RESIDENTS: In a state of emergency we know that our #BayArea communities are working hard to find the mealtime staples they need to feed their families. For stress free and socially distant shopping Daylight Foods will be offering fresh produce boxes for PICKUP to the public on Friday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. ⠀

Need help finding something in particular? Please let us know, and we’ll do our best to help.

We look forward to seeing you (from at least 6 feet away!). Any questions, give us a call at (510) 931-4207.

Thank you for your support,

The Daylight Foods Team

Service Change Notice

By Food Safety, Market Alert, News, Schedule Updates No Comments
As the nation makes an effort to manage the Coronavirus/COVID-19 crisis, we will continue to make every effort to protect employees and ensure the safety of our products. Overall, we do not want to operate out of fear and will continue to take the necessary precautions to mitigate the situation as much as possible.
Due to reduced service operations we will only be making deliveries:
  • Monday
  • Wednesday
  • Saturday
Order cut off times:
  • Pre-Cut Items: 1:00 PM
  • All Other Items: 5:00 PM
Delivery times will be variable as this is a fluid situation that is changing hour, by hour.
We encourage both our employees and customers to review current safety precautions and stay updated on state and federal regulations regarding the COVID-19. Below is a listing of these resources for your reference:

If you have additional questions or concerns, please contact your sales rep/customer service as we continue to monitor and navigate through these unprecedented events.

Thank you chefs, owners, and buyers for your hard work on continuing to feed everyone displaced in this pandemic. Our thoughts are with every business that has been affected and cannot continue normal operations.

Sincerely,
The Daylight Foods Family

Our Commitment to Safety – COVID19 Widespread Awareness and Preventive Management

By Food Safety, Market Alert, News No Comments
We all know about the outbreak of respiratory disease by COVID-19, impacting throughout the world and further worse on people with low immune system. Daylight Foods is well aware of the outbreak and we are doing our best to educate and communicate with every employee and vendor, ensuring they are not affected by the virus or showing symptoms.

Although there is no evidence that fresh produce transfers the virus, the Daylight Food is geared up to strengthen its food safety against COVID-19 through educating employee’s for

  • clean environment
  • personal hygiene
  • separate ill employees
  • hand washing and GMP policies
  • sneeze/cough use tissue or distance > 6ft from neighbor individuals
We have installed new sanitizer (60-90% ethyl alcohol) dispensers at employee point of entries and loading docks. Daylight Foods have restricted international vendors and educate our drivers for usage of N95 respiratory masks if required.

Our department Managers and HR team continuously communication about; hand wash, signs of fever and international travel plans. Further, we are strictly prohibiting any confirmed ill employees from entering the facility during the course of infection. Please click here for the CDC link outlining the safety measures for employees at food business.

Do not panic, follow instructions, and stay well!
Feel free to contact us @ (510) 931-4207 with any questions.
Daylight Foods
Quality Assurance Team

Romaine/Romaine Food Safety Alert

By Food Safety No Comments

Dear Daylight Customer,

The CDC just announced a Food Safety Alert related to E. Coli O157:H7 referencing Romaine products grown outdoors in the Salinas areas.  Below is the link for your reference.
https://www.cdc.gov/ecoli/2019/o157h7-11-19/index.html

At this time the Food Safety Alert is only related to Romaine grown and harvested in Salinas, CA.  Daylight Foods has put all product on hold that contains Romaine from this growing region.  Romaine harvested from other regions such as Yuma, Mexico or grown indoors is not associated at this time. 

In the interest of our customers safety we will be labeling all products that contain Romaine with a label stating “NOT from Salinas” in addition to the Harvest location tag that is included on all product boxes until further notice.  We have included a reference guide for Harvest Location Tag identification.

If you have any questions regarding this Food Safety Alert from the CDC please feel free to contact the CDC directly at (800) 232-4636 or our customer service hot line at (510) 931-4207.

Sincerely,

Mike Koskinen
Chief Operating Officer
Daylight Foods, Inc