Compliments, Deli-Shop & Levitts Deli Meat Recall [Canada]


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Compliments, Deli-Shop & Levitts Deli Meat Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: Levitts Foods (Canada) Inc., a LaSalle, Montreal establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Compliments branded, The Deli-Shop branded and Levitts branded Deli Meat products from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected Listeria monocytogenes contamination and consequential risks of Gram-positive bacterial infection, viral infection, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

CFIA: http://ht.ly/YI9B30rnAO9

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/inspection/2020/74513r-eng.php

Additional information:
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (“CFIA”) reports the following Deli Meats products are subject to this recall (in alphabetical order):

  • Compliments branded Montreal-Style Smoked Meat, sold in 175 gram packages with a best-before date code of 2020/DE/11, an establishment number of 48 and a UPC of 0 68820 13357 5
  • Compliments branded Smoked Beef Pastrami, sold in 175 gram packages with a best-before date code of 2020/DE/11, an establishment number of 48 and a UPC of 0 68820 13360 5
  • Compliments branded Corned Beef, sold in 175 gram packages with a best-before date code of 2020/DE/11, an establishment number of 48 and a UPC of 0 68820 13356 8
  • The Deli-Shop branded Sliced Pastrami, sold in 175 gram packages with a best-before date code of 2020/DE/11, an establishment number of 48 and a UPC of 0 59749 95373 3
  • The Deli-Shop branded Sliced Pastrami, sold in 2 x 175 gram packages with a best-before date code of 2020/DE/11, an establishment number of 48 and a UPC of 0 68820 13360 5
  • Levitts branded Corned Beef, sold in 150 gram packages with a best-before date code of 2020/DE/23, an establishment number of 48 and a UPC of 8 82756 72084 1
  • Levitts branded Montreal Style Smoked Meat, sold in 150 gram packages with a best-before date code of 2020/DE/23, an establishment number of 48 and a UPC of 8 82756 71084 2
  • Levitts branded New York Style Pastrami, sold in 150 gram packages with a best-before date code of 2020/DE/23, an establishment number of 48 and a UPC of 8 82756 73084 0

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

==> No item numbers, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

These Deli Meats products were known to be marketed, distributed and sold in the Canadian provinces of Alberta, Nova Scotia, Ontario and Quebec although it is always possible these food products had wider distribution within the country. When in doubt, please contact the manufacturer for specific product information.

According to the CFIA, Levitts Foods has recalled certain batch/lots of Compliments branded, Levitts branded and The Deli-Shop branded Deli Meat products from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected Listeria monocytogenes contamination. You should neither serve nor consume the recalled Deli Meat products identified above.

==> For information about Listeriosis (Listeria poisoning), please consult the “Illnesses” tab on this site, located at the top of this page.

==> 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 neither small children nor household pets can access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Deli Meat 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.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat bacterial poisonings such as Listeriosis.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Levitts Foods at +1-514-367.1654 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday or on the Web at https://www.levitts.ca/en/contact.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please complete the following Web-based enquiry form from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, available here: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food/information-for-consumers/report-a-concern/contact-us/eng/1390269985112/1390346078752.

You can also reach the CFIA toll-free at 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and US) or 1-613-773-2342 (local or international) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time. If you are a member of the working press/media, you can reach the CFIA at 1-613-773-6600 or by e-mail at cfia.media.acia@canada.ca.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Deli Meat products, please search for “meat” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Listeria monocytogenes contamination, please search for “Listeria” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Levitts Foods (Canada) Inc., please search for “Levitts Foods” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Compliments brand name, please search for “Compliments” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the The Deli-Shop brand name, please search for “Deli-Shop” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CFIA reference number: not listed for this recall notification
Recalls Direct RIN: 13841-2020
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