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Canada – Correction – Food Recall Warning – Fresh Express brand salad products recalled due to Cyclospora

CFIA

Advisory details

Ottawa, June 29, 2020 – The food recall warning issued on June 28, 2020 has been amended to correctly identify the affected products. The corrections for these products are marked by an asterisk (*).

Fresh Express is recalling Fresh Express brand salad products from the marketplace due to possible Cyclospora contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Production Code Best Before Date
Fresh Express Chopped Kit Chipotle Cheddar 323 g 0 71279 30931 6* All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z177” or a lower number All best before dates up to and including Jul 08*
Fresh Express American 312 g 0 71279 24100 5* All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z177” or a lower number All best before dates up to and including Jul 11*
Fresh Express Chopped Kit Thai ‘N’ Cashews 332 g 0 71279 30925 5* All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z177” or a lower number All best before dates up to and including Jul 11*
Fresh Express Veggie Lover’s 312 g* 0 71279 28106 3* All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z177” or a lower number All best before dates up to and including Jul 11*
Fresh Express Chopped Kit Sunflower Crisp 315 g 0 71279 30933 0* All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z177” or a lower number All best before dates up to and including Jul 11*
Fresh Express Iceberg Garden 680 g 0 71279 10411 9* All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z177” or a lower number All best before dates up to and including Jul 12*
Fresh Express Iceberg Garden 340 g 0 71279 10302 0* All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z177” or a lower number All best before dates up to and including Jul 12*
Fresh Express Shreds Iceberg* 227 g* 0 71279 15101 4* All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z177” or a lower number All best before dates up to and including Jul 12*
Fresh Express Green & Crisp 312 g 0 71279 10813 1* All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z177” or a lower number All best before dates up to and including Jul 12*
Fresh Express Chopped Kit Asian 340 g 0 71279 30929 3* All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z177” or a lower number All best before dates up to and including Jul 13*
Fresh Express Chopped Kit Southwest 326 g 0 71279 30930 9* All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z177” or a lower number All best before dates up to and including Jul 12*
Fresh Express 3 Colour Deli Cole Slaw* 397 g 0 71279 12302 8* All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z177” or a lower number All best before dates up to and including Jul 14*

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have the recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Food contaminated with Cyclospora may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. People infected with Cyclospora can experience a wide range of symptoms, including watery diarrhea, stomach cramps, and nausea. Some people do not get sick at all, while others suffer from a severe upset stomach. Few people get seriously ill.

Background

This recall was triggered by the company. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products in Canada.

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  • Fresh Express - Chopped Kit Chipotle Cheddar
  • Fresh Express - Chopped Kit Chipotle Cheddar (universal product code)
  • Fresh Express- American
  • Fresh Express- American (universal product code)
  • Fresh Express - Chopped Kit Thai 'N' Cashews
  • Fresh Express - Chopped Kit Thai 'N' Cashews (universal product code)
  • Fresh Express - Veggie Lover's
  • Fresh Express - Veggie Lover's (universal product code)
  • Fresh Express - Chopped Kit Sunflower Crisp
  • Fresh Express - Chopped Kit Sunflower Crisp (universal product code)
  • Fresh Express - Iceberg Garden 680g
  • Fresh Express - Iceberg Garden 680g (universal product code)
  • Fresh Express - Iceberg Garden 340g
  • Fresh Express - Iceberg Garden 340g (universal product code)
  • Fresh Express - Shreds  Iceberg
  • Fresh Express - Shreds  Iceberg (universal product code)
  • Fresh Express - Green & Crisp
  • Fresh Express - Green & Crisp (universal product code)
  • Fresh Express - Chopped Kit Asian
  • Fresh Express - Chopped Kit Asian (universal product code)
  • Fresh Express - Chopped Kit Southwest
  • Fresh Express - Chopped Kit Southwest (universal product code)
  • Fresh Express - 3 Colour Deli Cole Slaw
  • Fresh Express - 3 Colour Deli Cole Slaw (universal product code)

Public enquiries and media

Company information
Fresh Express
Consumer Service Centre: 1-866-709-8410
Media Inquiries: Barbara Hines 972-677-8127
Public enquiries
Toll-free: 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and U.S.)
Telephone: 1-613-773-2342 (local or international)
Email: cfia.enquiries-demandederenseignements.acia@canada.ca

Canada – Food Recall Warning – Salad products recalled due to Cyclospora

CFIA Cyclospora_LifeCycle201

Recall details

Ottawa, June 28, 2020 – Fresh Express is recalling Fresh Express brand salad products from the marketplace due to possible Cyclospora contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Production Code Best Before Date
Fresh Express Chopped Kit Chipotle Cheddar 323 g 0 71279306049 8 All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z 177” or a lower number Jul 08
Fresh Express American 312 g 0 71279241036 2 All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z 177” or a lower number Jul 11
Fresh Express Chopped Kit Thai ‘N’ Cashews 332 g 0 71279309255 0 All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z 177” or a lower number Jul 11
Fresh Express Veggie Lover’s 340 g 0 71279281063 6 All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z 177” or a lower number Jul 11
Fresh Express Chopped Kit Sunflower Crisp 315 g 0 71279309330 4 All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z 177” or a lower number Jul 11
Fresh Express Iceberg Garden 680 g 0 71279104119 2 All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z 177” or a lower number Jul 12
Fresh Express Iceberg Garden 340 g 0 71279103020 2 All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z 177” or a lower number Jul 12
Fresh Express SHREDS 226 g 0 71279151014 8 All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z 177” or a lower number Jul 12
Fresh Express Green & Crisp 312 g 0 71279108131 0 All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z 177” or a lower number Jul 12
Fresh Express Chopped Kit Asian 340 g 0 71279309293 2 All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z 177” or a lower number Jul 13
Fresh Express Chopped Kit Southwest 326 g 0 71279309309 0 All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z 177” or a lower number Jul 12
Fresh Express 3 Color Deli Cole Slaw 397 g 0 71279123028 2 All packages bearing a lot code beginning with “Z 177” or a lower number Jul 14

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have the recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Food contaminated with Cyclospora may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. People infected with Cyclospora can experience a wide range of symptoms, including watery diarrhea, stomach cramps, and nausea. Some people do not get sick at all, while others suffer from a severe upset stomach. Few people get seriously ill.

Background

This recall was triggered by the company. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

Canada – Food Recall Warning (E. coli O157:H7) – Certain sweetened dried cranberries

Food Poisoning News

Recall date:
June 19, 2020
Purpose for recall:
Microbiological – E. coli O157:H7
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Firm / Agency:
Les Aliments Johnvince
Distribution:
Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Client

Recall particulars

Ottawa, June 19, 2020 – Les Aliments Johnvince is recalling sure sweetened dried cranberries from {the marketplace} as a consequence of potential E. coli O157:H7 contamination. Customers mustn’t eat the recalled product described under.

Recalled product

Model Product Dimension UPC Codes Extra data
None Sweetened dried cranberries
PLU 5176
Variable weights (plastic bag of roughly 300 g) None 06472
06481
0648
This packaged product might have been bought with or with out codes from Might 28, 2020 as much as and together with June 8, 2020. Customers who’re uncertain if they’ve bought the affected product are suggested to contact their retailer.

What it is best to do

When you suppose you turned sick from consuming a recalled product, name your physician.

Verify to see you probably have the recalled product in your house. Recalled merchandise needs to be thrown out or returned to the shop the place they have been bought.

Meals contaminated with E. coli O157:H7 might not look or odor spoiled however can nonetheless make you sick. Signs can embrace nausea, vomiting, gentle to extreme belly cramps and watery to bloody diarrhea. In extreme circumstances of sickness, some folks might have seizures or strokes, want blood transfusions and kidney dialysis or stay with everlasting kidney injury. In extreme circumstances of sickness, folks might die.

Background

This recall was triggered by the corporate. The Canadian Meals Inspection Company (CFIA) is conducting a meals security investigation, which can result in the recall of different merchandise. If different high-risk merchandise are recalled, the CFIA will notify the general public by way of up to date Meals Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that business is eradicating the recalled product from {the marketplace}.

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Canada – Mini Smoked Farmer Sausage recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

CIFA

Recall details

Ottawa, June 15, 2020 – G. Brandt Meat Packers Ltd. is recalling Mini Smoked Farmer Sausage from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Brandt Mini Smoked Farmer Sausage 0.450 kg 0 773321 204609 2046
Best Before 20JL08
Brandt Mini Smoked Farmer Sausage 0.375 kg 0 773321 204500 2043
Best Before 20JL08
Brandt Mini Smoked Farmer Sausage Various weights N/A 2045
Best Before 20JL08

Canada – Sapsucker Tree Water and St. Francis Herb Coconut Oil Recalled

Food Poisoning Bulletin

Two products are being recalled in Canada: one is Sapsucker Tree Water because the cans are swelling, and the other is St. Francis Herb Farm Coconut Oil. There are no reports of illness or adverse reactions with either of these recalled products, since both are non harmful recalls.

The first recall is for Sapsucker Organic Sparkling Tree Water. It is being recalled in Canada because the cans that contain the beverage are swelling. According to the recall notice, this is a microbiological – non harmful recall, for quality or spoilage. The recalling company is Lower Valley Beverage Company. The product was sold in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Ontario, and Quebec at the retail level.

The recalled products are Sapsucker The Original One – Organic Sparkling Tree Water sold in 355 ml containers. The UPC number on the product is 8 98171 00001 7. The best before date is 01/2021/06, and the code is HH:MM 017 (where HH:MM is the time stamp). Also recalled is the same product sold in 8 x 355 ml packages. The UPC number is 8 98171 00004 8, the best before date is 01/2021/06, and the Batch is SS-017.

The second recall is for St. Francis Herb Farm Organic Raw Virgin Coconut Oil, for mould. This product was sold in Alberta, British Columbia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, and Saskatchewan at the retail level.

Canada – Uncooked Crispy Chicken Fritters Recalled For Possible Salmonella

Food Poisoning Bulletin

Ali-Pro Distributions is recalling Uncooked Crispy chicken fritters from the marketplace in Canada because they may be contaminated with Salmonella bacteria. No illnesses have been reproved to date in connection with this issue. The fritters were sold in Quebec at the retail level.

The recalled product has no brand name. It was prepared for Ali-Pro Distributions. The product is Uncooked Crispy chicken fritters cov, sold in 250 gram packages. There is no UPC number on the product. The lot codes on the product are: 190409, 190611, 190612, 190619, 190910, 190924, 191009, 191108, 191203, 200106, and 200129.

This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency tests results. The government is conducting a food safety investigation which may lead to the recall of more products. If this happens the notice will be posted on the CFIA web site. The government is also making sure that this recalled product is being removed from the marketplace.

Check your freezer carefully to see if you have these Uncooked Crispy chicken fritters in your home. If you do, throw it away in a sealed package inside a secure garbage can, or take it back to the place of purchase for a full refund.

 

Canada – Uncooked Crispy chicken fritters recalled due to Salmonella

CFIA

Recall details

Ottawa, April 30, 2020 – Ali-Pro Distributions is recalling Uncooked Crispy chicken fritters from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
None – Prepared for: Ali-Pro distributions Uncooked Crispy chicken fritters cov 250 g None Lots: 190409, 190611, 190612, 190619, 190910, 190924, 191009, 191108, 191203, 200106, 200129

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have the recalled product in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Food contaminated with Salmonella may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Young children, pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems may contract serious and sometimes deadly infections. Healthy people may experience short-term symptoms such as fever, headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal cramps and diarrhea. Long-term complications may include severe arthritis.

Background

This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. 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 product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.

Product photos

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  • Uncooked Crispy chicken fritters - front
  • Uncooked Crispy chicken fritters - UPC

Canada – Updated Food Recall Warning – Fromagerie Blackburn brand Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

CFIA

Recall details

Ottawa, April 15, 2020 – The food recall warning issued on April 5, 2020 has been updated to include additional distribution information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Fromagerie Blackburn is recalling Fromagerie Blackburn brand Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

Cheese wheels of Fromagerie Blackburn brand Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese have been sold cut up and re-packaged. Consumers who are unsure if they have purchased the affected product are advised to contact their retailer.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes Lot
Fromagerie Blackburn Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese 130 g 6 28504 56408 0 Best Before
05JN20
16JN20
25JN20
20007
20020
20028
Fromagerie Blackburn Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese Variable weight – cheese wheels 6 28504 56403 5 All products with a BBD up to and including 15JN20 20007,
20008,
20014,
20015,
20016,
20020,
20021,
20022,
20028,
20036,
20042,
20043,
20044,
20050
Fromagerie Blackburn Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese Variable weight Begins with 0 200007 All units sold up to and including April 5, 2020 None

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have the recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headache and neck stiffness. Pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk. Although infected pregnant women may experience only mild, flu-like symptoms, the infection can lead to premature delivery, infection of the newborn or even stillbirth. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

Background

This recall was triggered by the company. 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

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

Product photos

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  • Fromagerie Blackburn – Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese – 130 grams (front)
  • Fromagerie Blackburn – Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese – 130 grams (back)
  • Fromagerie Blackburn – Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese – 130 grams (best before date)
  • Fromagerie Blackburn – Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese – Variable weight – cheese wheels (front)
  • Fromagerie Blackburn – Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese – Variable weight (back)
  • Fromagerie Blackburn – Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese – Variable weight (UPC)

Canada – Updated – Fromagerie Blackburn brand Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

CFIA

Recall details

Ottawa, April 5, 2020 – The food recall warning issued on March 26, 2020 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Fromagerie Blackburn is recalling Fromagerie Blackburn brand Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

Cheese wheels of Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese have been sold cut up and re-packaged. Consumers who are unsure if they have purchased the affected product are advised to contact their retailer.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes Lot
Fromagerie Blackburn Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese 130 g 6 28504 56408 0 Best Before
05JN20
16JN20
25JN20
20007
20020
20028
Fromagerie Blackburn Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese Variable weight – cheese wheels 6 28504 56403 5 All products with a BBD up to and including 15JN20 20007,
20008,
20014,
20015,
20016,
20020,
20021,
20022,
20028,
20036,
20042,
20043,
20044,
20050
Fromagerie Blackburn Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese Variable weight Begins with 0 200007 All units sold up to and including April 5, 2020 None

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have the recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headache and neck stiffness. Pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk. Although infected pregnant women may experience only mild, flu-like symptoms, the infection can lead to premature delivery, infection of the newborn or even stillbirth. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

Background

This recall was triggered by the company. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

Product photos

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  • Fromagerie Blackburn – Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese – 130 grams (front)
  • Fromagerie Blackburn – Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese – 130 grams (back)
  • Fromagerie Blackburn – Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese – 130 grams (best before date)
  • Fromagerie Blackburn – Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese – Variable weight – cheese wheels (front)
  • Fromagerie Blackburn – Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese – Variable weight (back)
  • Fromagerie Blackburn – Le Mont-Jacob semi-soft cheese – Variable weight (UPC)

Canada -Food Recall Warning – Fromagerie Blackburn brand Le Napoléon – Firm Cheese recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

CFIA

Recall details

Ottawa, March 26, 2020 – Fromagerie Blackburn is recalling Fromagerie Blackburn brand Le Napoléon – Firm Cheese from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

Consumers who are unsure if they have purchased the affected products are advised to contact their retailer.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Fromagerie Blackburn Le Napoléon – Firm Cheese 130 g 6 28504 56410 3 Best Before 10JL20
19087
Fromagerie Blackburn Le Napoléon – Firm Cheese Variable weight Starts with 0 200015 All units sold up to and including March 26, 2020

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have the recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased. Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headache and neck stiffness. Pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk. Although infected pregnant women may experience only mild, flu-like symptoms, the infection can lead to premature delivery, infection of the newborn or even stillbirth. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

Background

This recall was triggered by the company. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

Product photos

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  • Fromagerie Blackburn Le Napoléon – Firm Cheese – 130 grams (back)
  • Fromagerie Blackburn Le Napoléon – Firm Cheese – 130 grams (Best Before Date)
  • Fromagerie Blackburn Le Napoléon – Firm Cheese – 130 grams (front)
  • Fromagerie Blackburn Le Napoléon – Firm Cheese – Variable weight (UPC)
  • Fromagerie Blackburn Le Napoléon – Firm Cheese – Variable weight (front)