The Canadian food inspection Agency (CFIA) issued an update after expanding Listeria monocytogenes outbreak related to the U.S. company Tip Top Poultry. CFIA has issued a recall (August 18) to Rosemount brand cooked diced chicken. Now another recall, this one for Reuven International Ltd. brand Natural Proportion Cooked Chicken Meat (Diced) and Sysco brand Natural Proportions Cooked Shredded Chicken was issued. The additional products were identified during the CFIA's food safety investigation of an outbreak that was initiated due to an increase of Listeria illnesses that were reported in June 2019. The recalled products were distributed nationally to hotels, restaurants, hospitals, nursing homes and retail outlets, the CFIA said. The products have been sold in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland and Labrador and may have been distributed to other provinces and territories. Both the Reuven and Sysco products are in the 4.54-kilogram package with pack dates of Jan. 21, 2019. @ https://www.inspection.gc.ca/about-the-cfia/newsroom/food-recall-warnings/complete-listing/2019-08-21/eng/1566441064966/1566441070819
Reuven International and Sysco Natural Proportion Cooked Chicken Meat recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes
Reuven International Ltd brand Natural Proportion Cooked Chicken Meat (Diced) and Sysco brand Natural Proportions Cooked Shredded Chicken recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes - Updated Food Recall Warning - Canadian Food Inspection Agency
The food recall warning issued on August, 18, 2019 has been updated to include additional product information.