Canadian firm recalls smoked meat products
Nov. 13, 2013
by Meat&Poultry Staff
OTTAWA, Ontario – Les Salaisons Desco Inc. is recalling Schwartz's At Home brand smoked meat on concerns the products are contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes
, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency reported Nov. 13.
CFIA test results prompted the recall, according to the agency. CFIA said a food safety investigation is underway that could lead to a recall of additional products. No illnesses have been reported in connection with the meat products.
The affected products were sold in 500 g (4 x 125 g) packages with the product code 2013DE13 and a UPC code of 6 27533 96123 5, according to CFIA. The product was distributed to retail locations in Quebec and Ontario provinces.