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This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.

Users should note that the products listed in the archive have been subject to removal from the marketplace or appropriate corrective action. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date.

Food Recall Warning - KJ brand Sweet & Sour Chicken with Rice and Sesame Chicken with Rice recalled due to possible harmful bacteria

From: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Recall date:
February 7, 2018
Reason for recall:
Microbiological - Other
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Company / Firm:
K.J. Foods Inc.
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Recall details

Ottawa, February 7, 2018 - K.J. Foods Inc. is recalling KJ brand Sweet & Sour Chicken with Rice and Sesame Chicken with Rice from the marketplace due to incorrect cooking instructions. These products may contain harmful bacteria that may not be eliminated by following the cooking instructions on the label. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC Code(s) on Product
KJ Sweet & Sour Chicken with Rice 450 g 6 28568 61004 4 All units sold up to and including February 7, 2018.
KJ Sesame Chicken with Rice 450 g 6 28568 61002 0 All units sold up to and including February 7, 2018.

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.


This recall was triggered by the company. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.


There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

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