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Food Recall Warning - Heinz brand Chicken with Broth infant food recalled due to potential for spoilage

Recall date:
April 15, 2015
Reason for recall:
Microbiological - Other
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Company / Firm:
Heinz Canada
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Recall details

Ottawa, April 15, 2015 - Heinz Canada is recalling Heinz brand Chicken with Broth from the marketplace due to potential loss of seal, causing spoilage. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Heinz Chicken with Broth 100 mL 2016SE26 and 2016DE12 0 571660 7

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.

If an infant has been fed any of the Heinz brand Chicken with Broth described above, discontinue use and monitor for symptoms. Consumption of spoiled food may cause symptoms such as upset stomach, vomiting and diarrhea. If you have any concerns, please seek medical attention.


This warning was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) inspection activities. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warning.


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

More information

  • Heinz Canada: 1-888-570-1675,
  • CFIA:

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

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Media enquiries

  • Heinz Canada:
  • CFIA Media Relations: 613-773-6600
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