Lilydale Announces Expanded Voluntary Recall of Lilydale Carved Chicken Breast and Sliced Turkey Breast

EDMONTON, April 1, 2015 /CNW/ - Lilydale, headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, today announced, further to the Public Notice issued by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) dated March 26, 2015, an expanded voluntary recall on Lilydale Oven Roasted Carved Chicken and Lilydale Sliced Turkey Breast due to possible listeria contamination.  There have been no reported illnesses associated with these products.

All product with Best Before Dates as shown below is included in this recall.  The recalled product was sold nationally.

 

UPC    

Size     

Product       

Best Before Codes





65843 83210

400g  

Oven Roasted, Carved Turkey Breast  

All BB codes up to and including 2015 APR 10

65843 83104

400g 

Oven Roasted, Carved Chicken Breast 

All BB codes up to and including 2015 APR 28





Item Code  

Size   

Product   

Best Before Codes





83110 -  288790 

4 x 2kg   

Chicken Breast Fully Cooked, Seasoned     

All BB codes up to and including 2015 APR 7

 

Consumers who have purchased the recalled products are asked to return product to the retailer for a full refund.  The Company has established a 24-hour, toll-free phone number to assist consumers with any questions.  That phone number is 1-888- 377-7789.

"We are making this decision because our business is built on providing safe quality food and we hold ourselves to the highest standards," said Fred Jaques, President & Chief Operating Officer.  "While no cases of illness have been reported, we are committed to taking any and all precautionary measures to protect our customers and consumers. Since 1947, our Lilydale products have been known for quality and we apologize to our loyal consumers for any concern or inconvenience this causes." 

About Listeria
For more information on Listeria please go to the CFIA website at www.inspection.gc .ca

About Lilydale
Headquartered in Edmonton, AB, Lilydale is a leading manufacturer of poultry products including fresh chicken and turkey, premium deli and prepared chicken and turkey products. Established in 1940 as the "Alberta Poultry Producers Ltd.", products are marketed under the Lilydale brand and distributed across Canada at major retailers. Lilydale has over 2,100 people at facilities throughout Western Canada: Abbotsford, BC; Port Coquitlam, BC; Edmonton, AB; Calgary, AB; and Wynyard, SK.

SOURCE Lilydale

For further information: Media inquiries may be directed to: Phone: (855)713-1185, Email: contactus@lilydale.com

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