Eat Smart Chopped Salad Kit Recall [Canada]


Curation Foods & Eat Smart Salad Kits Recall [Canada]

Click to enlarge

Canada FlagCanada/Ottawa: Curation Foods, a Santa Maria, California establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Eat Smart branded Chopped Salad Kits from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected Listeria monocytogenes contamination and consequential risks of Gram-positive bacterial infection, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health and safety hazards requiring immediate medical intervention to minimize suffering and prevent life-changing injury.

CFIA: http://ht.ly/83oI30rTmG0

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/inspection/2021/76385r-eng.php

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

  • Eat Smart branded Asian Sesame (Sésame asiatique) Chopped Salad Kits, sold in 340 gram cello bags with date codes of SEP 10 2021 or 2021 SE 10, batch/lot codes of 2 1A A 237 or 2 1B A 237 and a UPC of 7 09351 30169 8
  • Eat Smart branded Avocado Cheddar Ranch (Ranch avocat et cheddar) Chopped Salad Kits, sold in 283 gram cello bags with date codes of SEP 10 2021 or 2021 SE 10, a batch/lot code of 2 1B A 237 and a UPC of 7 09351 30242 8
  • Eat Smart branded Chili-Lime Crunch (Croquante chili et lime) Chopped Salad Kits, sold in 283 gram cello bags with date codes of SEP 10 2021 or 2021 SE 10, a batch/lot code of 2 0 A 237 and a UPC of 7 09351 30339 5
  • Eat Smart branded Homestyle Ranch (Ranch comme à la maison) Chopped Salad Kits, sold in 283 gram cello bags with date codes of SEP 10 2021 or 2021 SE 10, batch/lot codes of 2 0 A 237 or 2 1A B 237 and a UPC of 7 09351 30346 3
  • Eat Smart branded Hot Honey (Miel épicé) Chopped Salad Kits, sold in 311 gram cello bags with date codes of SEP 10 2021 or 2021 SE 10, a batch/lot code of 2 1A A 237 and a UPC of 7 09351 30354 8
  • Eat Smart branded Mexican Fiesta (Fiesta Mexicaine) Chopped Salad Kits, sold in 283 gram cello bags with date codes of SEP 10 2021 or 2021 SE 10, batch/lot codes of 2 1A A 237 or 2 1B B 237 and a UPC of 7 09351 30335 7
  • Eat Smart branded Salt & Vinegar (Sel et vinaigre) Chopped Salad Kits, sold in 283 gram cello bags with date codes of SEP 10 2021 or 2021 SE 10, a batch/lot code of 2 1A A 237 and a UPC of 7 09351 30356 2
  • Eat Smart branded Spicy Sweet Kale (Chou frisé doux et épicé) Chopped Salad Kits, sold in 311 gram cello bags with date codes of SEP 10 2021 or 2021 SE 10, a batch/lot code of 2 1A B 237 and a UPC of 7 09351 30352 4
  • Eat Smart branded Strawberry Harvest (Récolte de fraises) Chopped Salad Kits, sold in 283 gram cello bags with date codes of SEP 10 2021 or 2021 SE 10, a batch/lot code of 2 0 A 237 and a UPC of 7 09351 30141 4
  • Eat Smart branded Sweet Kale (Chou frisé doux) Chopped Salad Kits, sold in 340 gram cello bags with date codes of SEP 10 2021 or 2021 SE 10, batch/lot codes of 2 0 B 237, a batch/lot code of 2 1A B 237 or 2 1B B 237 and a UPC of 7 09351 89145 8
  • Eat Smart branded Sweet Kale (Chou frisé doux) Chopped Salad Kits, sold in 567 gram cello bags with date codes of SEP 10 2021 or 2021 SE 10, a batch/lot code of 2 0 B 237 and a UPC of 7 09351 30204 6
  • Eat Smart branded Sweet Kale (Chou frisé doux) Chopped Salad Kits, sold in 680 gram cello bags with date codes of SEP 10 2021 or 2021 SE 10, a batch/lot code of 2 0 B 237 and a UPC of 7 09351 30279 4
  • Eat Smart branded Thai Style Chili Mango (Chili et mangue à la thaïe) Chopped Salad Kits, sold in 283 gram cello bags with date codes of SEP 10 2021 or 2021 SE 10, a batch/lot code of 2 1A B 237 and a UPC of 7 09351 30337 1

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

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

These Eat Smart branded Chopped Salad Kits were known to be marketed, distributed and sold in the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario and Quebec as well as Newfoundland and Labrador, 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, Curation Foods has recalled certain batch/lots of Eat Smart branded Chopped Salad Kits from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected Listeria monocytogenes contamination. As a result of this reported defect, you should neither serve nor consume the recalled prepared vegetables 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 Eat Smart branded Chopped Salad Kits, 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 Curation Foods toll-free at 1-800-626-2746 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday.

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 Chopped Salad Kit products, please search for “salad” or more generically, “vegetables” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected generic Bacterial contamination, please search for “bacterial” 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 Curation Foods, please search for “Curation 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 Eat Smart brand name, please search for “Eat Smart” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

Don’t miss a recall, warning or alert!
==> Get these notifications sent to you automatically! To subscribe to our free Auto-Alert™ service, just use the sign-up box in the upper left-hand corner of this page. Don’t worry, we won’t sell your name or contact details and you can cancel anytime. No problem!

___________________________________________________________

More information about this recall:
CFIA reference number: 14583
Recalls Direct RIN: 14879-2021
Want to read more about this recall?
==> Please click on the links above to visit the originating site.
Want to read more about other recalls?
==> Please click on the links below.

General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
==> http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
==> http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food/information-for-consumers/report-a-concern/eng/1364500149016/1364500195684
Search for a recalled food on the Health Canada Web site [external: new window opens]:
==>
http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/index-eng.phphttp://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ArchiveRecalls/default.htm

We welcome your feedback:
Want to e-mail or share this recall?
==> Simply use the “Share this” options below.
Is this recall relevant to you? Please let us know!
==> Click on the “Like” button below.
E. & O. E.

___________________________________________________________

%d bloggers like this: