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Updated Food Recall Warning - Heinz brand Sweet Potato and Beef Medley infant food recalled due to potential for spoilage

Recall date:
April 25, 2015
Reason for recall:
Microbiological - Non harmful (Quality/Spoilage)
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Company / Firm:
Heinz Canada
Distribution:
National
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9785

Recall details

Ottawa, April 25, 2015 - The food recall warning issued on April 15, 2015 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Heinz Canada is recalling Heinz brand Sweet Potato & Beef Medley from the marketplace due to potential loss of seal, which could cause spoilage. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold nationally.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Heinz Sweet Potato and Beef Medley 213 mL 2017AU04 0 579050 2

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 Sweet Potato & Beef Medley 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.

Background

This warning was triggered by the CFIA's 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 an updated Food Recall Warning.

Illnesses

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

More information

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

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