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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 Recall Warning - Certain Longo's brand ground meat products recalled due to E. coli O157:H7

From: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Recall date:
April 23, 2017
Reason for recall:
Microbiological - E. coli O157:H7
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Longo Brothers Fruit Market Inc.
Distribution:
Ontario
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
11349

Recall details

Ottawa, April 23, 2017 - The food recall warning issued on April 21, 2017 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Longo Brothers Fruit Markets Inc. is recalling certain Longo's brand ground meat products from the marketplace due to possible E. coli O157:H7 contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products were sold from the Longo Brothers Fruit Market located at 5636 Glen Erin Drive, Mississauga, Ontario.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC Code(s) on Product
Longo's CAB Medium Ground Beef Various Starting with 0203102 Best Before 17 AL 19
Longo's Value Pack Lean C.A.B Ground Beef Various Starting with 0203098 Best Before 17 AL 19
Longo's Lean C.A.B Ground Beef Various Starting with 0203099 Best Before 17 AL 19
Longo's CAB Extra Lean Ground Beef Various Starting with 0204303 Best Before 17 AL 19
Longo's CAB Extra Lean Sirloin Ground Beef Various Starting with 0203097 Best Before 17 AL 19
Longo's VG Ontario Angus Beef Extra Lean Ground Sirloin Various Starting with 0226065 Best Before 17 AL 19
Longo's VG Ontario Angus All Beef Lean Patties Various Starting with 0226067 Best Before 17 AL 20
Longo's VG Ontario Angus All Beef Meatballs Various Starting with 0226068 Best Before 17 AL 20
Longo's VG Ontario Angus All Beef Meatloaf Various Starting with 0226069 Best Before 17 AL 20
Longo's VG Ontario Angus Lean Ground Beef Various Starting with 0226008 Best Before 17 AL 19
Longo's VG Ontario Angus Medium Angus Ground Beef Various Starting with 0226070 Best Before 17 AL 19
Longo's VG Ontario Angus Beef Burgers Various Starting with 0226005 Best Before 17 AL 20
Longo's VG Ontario Angus Extra Lean Ground Beef Various Starting with 0226007 Best Before 17 AL 19
Longo's C.A.B Original Beef Meatballs Various Starting with 0204524 Best Before 17 AL 22
Longo's C.A.B. Mini Beef Meatballs Various Starting with 0225987 Best Before 17 AL 22
Longo's C.A.B Original Beef Burgers Various Starting with 0204414 Best Before 17 AL 20
Longo's C.A.B Original Beef Bambino Burgers Various Starting with 0204866 Best Before 17 AL 20
Longo's C.A.B Portobello Swiss Beef Burgers Various Starting with 0204417 Best Before 17 AL 20
Longo's C.A.B Original Beef Meat Loaf Various Starting with 0204525 Best Before 17 AL 22
Longo's Longos Meat & Mozzarella Beef Cheese Stuffed Peppers Various Starting with 0204523 Best Before 17 AL 22
Longo's CAB Extra Lean Ground Beef Various Starting with 0203100 Best Before 17 AL 19
Longo's Lean Ground White Veal Various Starting with 0203523 Best Before 17 AL 19
Longo's Lean Ground Beef Pork and Veal Various Starting with 0209749 Best Before 17 AL 19
Longo's Lean Ground Beef Various Starting with 0208037 Best Before 17 AL 19
Longo's Lean Ground White Veal Various Starting with 0209325 Best Before 17 AL 19

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

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 E. coli O157:H7 may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, mild to severe abdominal cramps and watery to bloody diarrhea. In severe cases of illness, some people may have seizures or strokes, need blood transfusions and kidney dialysis or live with permanent kidney damage. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

Background

This recall was triggered by CFIA test results. 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 associated with the consumption of these products.

Public enquiries and media

Public enquiries
Toll-free: 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and U.S.)
Telephone: 1-613-773-2342 (local or international)
Email: cfia.enquiries-demandederenseignements.acia@canada.ca
Media relations
Telephone: 613-773-6600
Email: cfia.media.acia@canada.ca
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