USA – Updated Food Recall Warning – Certain chicken products recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

CFIA

The food recall warning issued on October 8, 2019 has been updated to include additional product and distribution information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Industry is recalling certain products containing diced chicken from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination of the diced chicken used to make these products. Consumers should not consume and distributors, retailers and food service establishments such as hotels, restaurants, cafeterias, hospitals and nursing homes should not sell or use the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold as indicated in the table below:

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC Code(s) on Product Additional Info
Deli – icious Fresh Goods Chicken Salad Sandwich NA 02223003 Best Before:
OCT 9/19
Distribution
New Brunswick
Deli – icious Fresh Goods Chicken Wrap NA 02264000 Best Before:
OCT 10/19
Distribution
New Brunswick

Background

This recall was triggered by the CFIA’s surveillance activities following an investigation into a foodborne illness outbreak. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing the recalled products from the marketplace.

Illnesses

Imported diced chicken used in these products has been associated with an outbreak investigation, however, at this time, there have been no confirmed illnesses associated with the products identified in this Food Recall Warning.

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