Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

June 03, 2016 21:44 ET

Food Recall Warning: Kashi Brand Trail Mix Whole Grain Bars Recalled Due to Listeria Monocytogenes

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 3, 2016) - Product photos are available at http://bit.ly/1U0trgU

Kashi Company is recalling Kashi brand Trail Mix Whole Grain Bars from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold nationally.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Kashi Trail Mix Whole Grain Bars 210 g
(6 bars)
0 18627 43610 2 2017 JA 04 RE
2017 JA 05 RE
2017 JA 06 RE
2017 FE 10 RE
Kashi Whole Grain Bars 630 g
(18 bars)
0 18627 50406 1 2016 SE 11 EX
2016 NO 30 EX

What you should do

If you think you became sick from eating 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 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.

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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.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled products from the marketplace.

Illnesses

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

More information

• Kashi Consumer Response Centre: 1-866-958-7884, www.kashi.ca

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

Contact Information

  • Media enquiries
    CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600