The recalled smoked salmon was sold in supermarkets in seven states:
- Brookshire Brothers – Texas, Louisiana
- Giant Eagle – Ohio, Pennsylvania
- Price Chopper – New York, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Vermont
No illnesses have been reported so far, but Listeria monocytogenes has a very long incubation period. This pathogen typically causes a mild flu-like or gastrointestinal illness in healthy adults, but can be deadly – as Canadians are reminded daily – to the elderly, very young children, people with weakened immune systems, and pregnant women.