Ruiz Foods temporarily stops manufacturing at Dinuba facility

DINUBA, Calif. (KFSN) -- Roaches, beetles, and other pests have triggered another shutdown at the Ruiz Foods facility in Dinuba.

The company employs about 2,500 people, 900 of those in production. It's temporarily suspending manufacturing operations while addressing the pest problems and cannot resume operations until a new correction plan has been approved by the USDA.

Ruiz Foods was shut down back in June for a separate violation the food processing area.

The company said there are no food-borne or product contamination issues.
Copyright © 2021 KFSN-TV. All Rights Reserved.