Infectious Diseases 2019

Infectious Diseases 2019

Canada: Compliments brand Chicken Strips recalled due to Salmonella

25 May, 2019

Sofina Foods Inc. is recalling Compliments brand Chicken Strips from the marketplace to avoid possible Salmonella illnesses. The Public Health Agency of Canada is investigating an outbreak of human illness and has identified this product as a source of illness. The outbreak investigation is ongoing. This recall was triggered by findings by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) during its investigation into a foodborne illness outbreak.
This is one of 17 Salmonella outbreaks traced to raw, breaded chicken products in Canada since May 2017.