Jamon Cocido Rebanado Ham Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Washington: Jamon Cocido Rebanado Ham productsHF Food Distributors, an Orocovis, Puerto Rico establishment, recalls an estimated 142 pounds of Sliced Cooked Ham products due to suspected production and packing without benefit of federal inspection on April 21, 2018., a serious health hazard.

USDA: http://ht.ly/LW6g30kx8Nn

Direct link: https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2018/recall-049-2018-release

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

  • Jamon Cocido Rebanado Ham products, sold in one (1)-pound plastic-wrapped packages with a sell-by date of “May 25, 00”

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Sliced Cooked Ham products can be found on the Web site above.

According to the USDA, the Ham products do not bear a USDA establishment number, mark of inspection or an ingredients statement. These items were shipped wholesale to Head Start centers in Puerto Rico. The USDA provides reimbursement for meals served in Head Start through the Child and Adult Care Food Program; however, these products were purchased commercially. The products were not provided or purchased by USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service.

The problem was discovered on June 7, 2018 when US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (“FSIS”) personnel were performing inspection activities. The problem was discovered on June 8, 2018, when FSIS performed recall effectiveness checks for FSIS Recall 044-2018.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm food poisoning, adulteration or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household garbage, making sure small children and pets can’t access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession of any of the Sliced Cooked Ham products 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.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Sliced Cooked Ham products, please search for “ham” or more generically, “pork” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Mr. Jose Figueroa of HF Food Distributors at 1-787-213-7892 during normal business hours.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by HF Food Distributors, please search for “HF Food” using the Search Box at the top of this page.


More information about this recall:
USDA recall number: FSIS-RC-049-2018
Recalls Direct RIN: 10308
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