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Food Safety Warning - Thrifty Foods Port Place Nanaimo Hot Barbecue Chicken products may be unsafe due to chemical contamination
- Advisory date:
- January 4, 2014
- Reason for advisory:
- Hazard classification:
- Class 2
- Company / Firm:
- Thrifty Foods
- British Columbia
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, January 4, 2014 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Thrifty Foods Port Place are warning the public not to consume the products described below due to possible chemical contamination.
The affected products have been sold at Thrifty Foods - Port Place, 650 South Terminal Avenue, Nanaimo, British Columbia, on January 3, 2014, between 3-6 p.m. only.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||Code(s) on Product||UPC|
|Thrifty Fresh!||Whole Barbecue Chicken Regular||Whole Chicken||Best Before
|Thrifty Fresh!||BBQ Chicken Breasts Hot!!||Various||Best Before
|Thrifty Fresh!||Chicken Legs Hot||Various||Best Before
What you should do
Check to see if you have the product in your home. If the product is in your home do not consume it. Consumers who are unsure if they have the affected products are advised to check with their retailer.
This warning was triggered by the company. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.
Thrifty Foods Customer Service, 250-544-1234
For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.
Ralf Mundel, Thrifty Foods, 250-744-8009
- CFIA Media Relations
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