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Updated Food Recall Warning - Barber Foods brand uncooked stuffed chicken recalled due to Salmonella

Recall date:
July 17, 2015
Reason for recall:
Microbiological - Salmonella
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Northbud Distributors Ltd.
Distribution:
National
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9962

Recall details

Ottawa, July 17, 2015 - The food recall warning issued on July 14, 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.

Industry is recalling Barber Foods brand uncooked stuffed chicken from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. Consumers should not consume and distributors, retailers and food service establishments such as hotels, restaurants, cafeterias, hospitals and nursing homes should not sell or use the recalled product described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Barber Foods Cordon Swiss – Breasts of Chicken 4.76 kg 0950572104 60073461957031

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled product in your home or establishment. Recalled product should be thrown out or returned to the location where it was 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 a recall in another country. 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 recalled product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

There have been no reported illnesses in Canada 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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