Apr 21, 2018 by Ashley Nickle
Tom Karst and Ashley Nickle discuss the major stories of this week, including why the latest update on the E. coli outbreak linked to romaine from Arizona might be a big help to the FDA in its traceback investigation.
Industry leaders answer questions including why warnings were issued about romaine before a specific source was identified, when we can expect an update, how retailers should communicate about the outbreak, and more.
The emphasis on flavorful fruit continues for melon marketers.
Health officials in Montana and Arizona have attributed cases of E. coli infection to the multistate outbreak linked to chopped romaine from Arizona.