Belgium – Smoked Salmon from Scotland from the Cora brand- Listeria monocytogenes


Cora recall
Product: Smoked Salmon from Scotland from the Cora brand.
Problem: Presence of the bacterium Listeria monocytogenes.

As part of a check, the presence of Listeria monocytogenes was detected in:

Product: Smoked salmon from Scotland – 2 slices (70g)
Brand: Cora
Barcode: 3257986122517
Lot: F0050446 Use
by date: 05 /02/2022

The product was distributed via
Cora Châtelineau (6200) , the Match and Smatch ofWépion (5100), Brussels (1190), Leuven(3000), Beaumont(6500), Ath(7800), Marcinelle(6001), Huy(4500), Fontaine-L-Eveque(6140), Gembloux(5030), Mons (7000), Auvelais(5060), Couvin(5660), Florennes(5620), Woluwe Saint Pierre(1150), Mouscron(7700), Jumet(6040), Mechelen(2800), Haltert(9420), De Haan(8420) ), Waasmunster(9250), Scaerbeek(1030), Woluwe St Lambert(1200), Mechelen(2800) and Thulin(7350).

CORA has decided, in agreement with the AFSCA (Federal Agency for the Safety of the Food Chain), to withdraw this product from sale.

Customers who have purchased this product are asked not to consume it and to return it to the point of sale, where they will be reimbursed.

People who have consumed the product mentioned above and who have a fever, isolated or accompanied by headaches, are invited to consult their doctor and report this consumption. Pregnant women should be particularly alert to these symptoms, as well as immunocompromised people and the elderly. These symptoms may suggest listeriosis, a disease that can be serious and whose incubation period can be up to eight weeks.

In the meantime, the product has been removed from the shelves of all stores and a ‘Customer Reminder’ poster is displayed in our points of sale.

We sincerely apologize to our customers for this inconvenience and assure them of taking the most effective measures to avoid this type of incident.

Any customer wishing additional information can contact our Quality Department and contact the number or by email at the address: ALERTES-RETRAITS@CORA.BE .

The CORA Quality Department

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