Food Recall Warning - Old Dutch brand Cheddar & Sour Cream Potato Chips recalled due to Salmonella

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OTTAWA, Dec. 20, 2016 /CNW/ - Old Dutch Foods Ltd is recalling Old Dutch brand Cheddar & Sour Cream Potato Chips from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Northern Ontario.

Recalled products

 

Brand

Product

Size

UPC

Codes

Old Dutch

Cheddar & Sour Cream Potato Chips

66 g

0 66343 17941 4

Best Before 2016 AU 10

through

Best Before 2017 FE 24

inclusive

Old Dutch

Cheddar & Sour Cream Potato Chips

255 g

0 66343 16783 1

Best Before 2016 AU 10 through

Best Before 2017 MR 02 inclusive

 

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.

Background

This recall was triggered by a recall in another country. 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.

Illnesses

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

More information

 

SOURCE Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)

For further information: CFIA Media Relations, 613-773-6600

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