Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

April 12, 2016 18:51 ET

Food Recall Warning: Classic SYSCO brand Elbow Macaroni Salad and Reser's brand Deviled Egg Potato Salad Recalled Due to Listeria Monocytogenes

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 12, 2016) -

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Reser's Fine Foods, Inc. is recalling Classic SYSCO brand Elbow Macaroni Salad and Reser's brand Deviled Egg Potato Salad from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Hotels, restaurants and institutions should not sell or use the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold to hotels, restaurants and institutions in British Columbia.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Classic SYSCO Elbow Macaroni Salad 3.63 kg 0 74865 08459 8 MAY-07-16 #10
Reser's Deviled Egg Potato Salad 3.63 kg 71117 00225 APR-28-16 #10

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your hotel, restaurant or institution. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the supplier.

Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headache and neck stiffness. Pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk. Although infected pregnant women may experience only mild, flu-like symptoms, the infection can lead to premature delivery, infection of the newborn or even stillbirth. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

- Learn more about the health risks

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- View our detailed explanation of the food safety investigation and recall process

If you suspect you have become ill from eating a recalled product, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) recommends contacting your doctor.

Background

This recall was triggered by a recall in another country. 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.

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Contact Information

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