This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.
Users should note that the products listed in the archive have been subject to removal from the marketplace or appropriate corrective action. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date.
Updated Food Safety Warning - Madegood brand Chia and Berries Fruit & Nut Bars recalled due to Salmonella
- Advisory date:
- June 12, 2014
- Reason for advisory:
- Microbiological - Salmonella
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Company / Firm:
- Riverside Natural Foods Ltd.
- Ontario, Quebec
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, June 12, 2014 - The food recall warning issued on June 11, 2014 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.
Riverside Natural Foods Ltd. is recalling Madegood brand Chia and Berries Fruit & Nut Bars from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||Code(s) on Product||UPC|
|Madegood||Chia and Berries Fruit & Nut Bar||36 g||Lot#: 1213
|6 87456 11103 2|
|Madegood||Chia and Berries Raw Fruit & Nut Bar||12 x 36 g||Lot#: 1213
|6 87456 11303 6|
What you should do
Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were 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.
This recall was triggered by findings by the CFIA during its investigation into a foodborne illness outbreak. 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 products from the marketplace.
This recall has been issued as part of a foodborne illness outbreak investigation. There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.
For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.
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