This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.
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Food Recall Warning - Certain Celebrate brand frozen profiteroles and eclairs recalled due to Salmonella
- Recall date:
- July 25, 2019
- Reason for recall:
- Microbiological - Salmonella
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Company / Firm:
- Associated Grocers
- Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, July 25, 2019 - Associated Grocers is recalling certain Celebrate brand frozen profiteroles and eclairs from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. Consumers should not consume and retailers, restaurants and institutions should not sell or use the recalled products described below.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||UPC||Code(s) on Product|
|Celebrate||Mini Chocolate Eclairs||365 g||8 858762 720047||All codes|
|Celebrate||Classical Profiteroles / Classic Profiteroles||325 g||8 858762 720009||All codes|
|Celebrate||Egg Nog Profiteroles||375 g||8 858762 720016||All codes|
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.
Food contaminated with Salmonella may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Young children, pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems may contract serious and sometimes deadly infections. Healthy people may experience short-term symptoms such as fever, headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal cramps and diarrhea. Long-term complications may include severe arthritis.
This recall was triggered by findings from an investigation into a foodborne illness outbreak. 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.
The Public Health Agency of Canada investigated an outbreak of Salmonella infections associated with these products. The outbreak appears to be over, and the investigation has been closed. Please refer to the Public Health Notice for further details on this closed outbreak investigation.
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