Australia – Koo canned mixed vegetable varieties – Microbial Contamination


Product information

Sapro Australia is conducting a recall of a variety of Koo brand vegetable products:

Baked Beans in Tomato Sauce; Butter Beans in Flavoured Brine; Butter Beans in Tomato Sauce; Corn Creamstyle Sweetcorn; Whole Kernel Sweetcorn in Brine; Mixed Vegetables in Hot Curry Sauce; Mixed Vegetables in Curry Sauce; Mixed Vegetables in Brine; Baked Beans in Chilli Sauce.

The products have been available for sale at independent food retailers nationwide.

Date markings

Date of Manufacture from 1/5/2019 up to and including 5/5/2021.

Koo canned vegetables


The recall is due to potential microbial contamination as a result of a canning failure.

Food safety hazard

Food products with potential microbial contamination may cause illness if consumed.

Country of origin

South Africa

What to do​

Consumers should not eat this product and should return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund. Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice.

For further information please contact:

Sapro Australia

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