Globe Meats Fresh Market & Grill brand Regular Ground Veal recalled due to E. coli O157:H7

Starting date:
September 26, 2019
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning
Subcategory:
Microbiological - E. coli O157:H7
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Globe Meats Fresh Market & Grill
Distribution:
Ontario
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
13238

Last updated:

Advisory details

Ottawa, September 26, 2019 - Globe Meats Fresh Market & Grill is recalling Globe Meats Fresh Market & Grill brand Regular Ground Veal from the marketplace due to possible E. coli O157:H7 contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold at Globe Meats Fresh Market & Grill, 61 Signet Drive, Toronto, Ontario.

What you should do

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

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

Food contaminated with E. coli O157:H7 may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, mild to severe abdominal cramps and watery to bloody diarrhea. In severe cases of illness, some people may have seizures or strokes, need blood transfusions and kidney dialysis or live with permanent kidney damage. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

Who is affected

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.

Background

This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) inspection activities. The 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 the recalled product from the marketplace.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Globe Meats Fresh Market & Grill Regular Ground Veal Variable Sold from June 15, 2019 to June 17, 2019, inclusively Starting with 0201111

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Media enquiries

Company information
Globe Meats Fresh Market & Grill: Elvira Radosta, 647-549-8770 or info@globemeats.com

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Telephone: 1-613-773-2342 (local or international)
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