TITLE

Fresh cuts perishables

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ann
PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;Nov97, Vol. 76 Issue 11, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents reports concerning fresh produce in supermarkets. Benefits of using secondary display case for these items; Booklet which features safety guidelines for minimizing contamination in fresh produce; Kit manufactured by Meridian Diagnostics that tests food for the presence of E. coli.
ACCESSION #
9711155973

 

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