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08-03-2013, 01:56 PM #1
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Canadian Recall: Ballarini brand Gorgonzola cheese may contain Listeria monocytogenes
Certain Ballarini brand Gorgonzola cheese may contain Listeria monocytogenes
August 2, 2013
Type of communication:
Health Hazard Alert
Microbiological - Listeria
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Jan K Overweel Ltd.
Extent of the product distribution:
Ottawa, August 2, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Jan K Overweel Ltd. are warning the public not to consume the Ballarini brand Gorgonzola cheese products described below because the products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
Also affected by this alert are the below products which may have been sold in smaller packages, cut and wrapped by some retailers. Consumers are advised to contact the retailer to determine if they have the affected products.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.
The importer, Jan K Overweel Ltd., Woodbridge, ON, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the
effectiveness of the recall.
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Ballarini Gorgonzola D.O.P. Cremaverde 4 x 1.5 kg (Random weight) Code: ZAN03012,
Best Before: 2013/10/17
Best Before: 2013/11/16 Starts with
Ballarini Gorgonzola Dolce DOP 150 g Code: BAL10200,
Best Before: 2013/09/04
Best Before: 2013/10/08 8021398301540
Jan K Overweel Ltd.
For more information, consumers and industry can contact:
Jan K Overweel Ltd. at 905-850-9010; or
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