Canadian Food Inspection Agency



Canadian Food Inspection Agency

May 17, 2014 17:24 ET

Food Recall Warning: Butcher's Choice Brand Ground Beef Products Sold in Miramichi Area May Be Unsafe Due to Metal

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 17, 2014) -

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Loblaw Companies Limited is recalling Butcher's Choice brand ground beef products sold in the Miramichi, New Brunswick marketplace due to possible metal contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following Butcher's Choice brand products have been sold at the Miramichi Real Atlantic Superstore at 408 King George Highway, Miramichi, New Brunswick.

Products

Product Size UPC Codes
Medium Ground Beef CP. Variable Starting with 217403 Best Before 14.MA.16, 14.MA.17 and 14.MA.18
Medium Ground Beef. Variable Starting with 200302 Best Before 14.MA.16, 14.MA.17 and 14.MA.18
Lean Ground Beef CP. Variable Starting with 217402 Best Before 14.MA.16, 14.MA.17 and 14.MA.18
Lean Ground Beef. Variable Starting with 200304 Best Before 14.MA.16, 14.MA.17 and 14.MA.18
Extra Lean Ground Beef Club Pack 10GFAT/100GSERVING Variable Starting with 217406 Best Before 14.MA.16, 14.MA.17 and 14.MA.18
Extra Lean Ground Beef Variable Starting with 200306 Best Before 14.MA.16, 14.MA.17 and 14.MA.18

What you should do

Check to see if you have the products in your home. If the products are in your home do not consume them. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

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Background

This recall was triggered by the company. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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.

Illnesses

There have been no reported injuries associated with the consumption of these products.

More information

- CFIA: www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus

Contact Information

  • CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600