Canadian Food Inspection Agency



Canadian Food Inspection Agency

November 23, 2012 13:00 ET

Media Advisory: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 23, 2012) -

Event: Canadian Food Inspection Agency Technical Briefing:
Capital Packers Inc., Establishment 231
When: November 23, 2012 at 15:00 (EDT)
Present: Paul Mayers, Associate VP of Programs, CFIA
Diane Allan, Executive Director of the Food Safety Science Directorate, CFIA
Dr. Harpreet Kochhar, Executive Director, Western Operations, CFIA

CFIA representatives will be on hand to provide an overview on the Agency's decision to suspend the operating licence of Capital Packers Inc., Establishment 231. Officials from the Public Health Agency of Canada will also be available to media.

A question and answer session for the media will follow the update. Please be prepared to provide your name and affiliation.

Teleconference phone number: 1- 877-413-4814

Passcode: 4120116

Contact Information

  • Media Relations
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    (613) 773-6600