RFG Canada Meat and Poultry Pizza Recall [US]

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US/Washington: RFG Canada Meat and Poultry Pizza Recall [US]RFG Canada Inc. recalls an estimated 1,250 pounds of Meat and Poultry Pizzas due to suspected failure to present to the US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (“FSIS”) for re-inspection upon entry to the United States, a serious health hazard. USDA: http://ht.ly/pwxE304Fr9A

Direct link: http://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2016/recall-086-2016-release

Additional information:
The United States Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) reports the following Pizzas are subject to this recall:

  • 30.3-ounce packages of WEIS Self-Rising Pizza; Chicken Bacon Ranch containing the UPC code 041497028337 and Canada Establishment 411 and best-by date MAY 16 2017
  • 20.2-ounce packages of WEIS Thin Crust Pepperoni Pizza 3-Pack containing the UPC code 041497026524 and Canada Establishment 411 and best-by date DEC 01 2016.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Pizzas are pictured on the Web site above.

According to the USDA, the Pizzas subject to recall bear establishment number “Canada Est. 411”. These items were shipped to retail locations in Maryland, New York and Pennsylvania.

The problem was discovered on September 16, 2016 by the FSIS import inspector during routine monitoring of shipments destined for their assignment. On September 20, 2016, FSIS confirmed that there was a failure to present shipment and the products were already in commerce without receiving FSIS re-inspection upon entry to the United States.

There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Pizzas, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Joe Ricci, Chief Executive Officer at 1-416-798-9900, extension 221.


Additional information about this recall:
USDA recall number: FSIS-RC-086-2016
Recalls Direct RIN: 7647-2016
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