Health Canada and Loblaw Companies Limited is recalling a number of pre-packaged cooked shrimp from their marketplace after discovering the potential presence of raw shrimp, which may contain harmful bacteria.
The recall includes Loblaws Inc. brand Pacific white cooked shrimp (56/65 shrimp per pound) in 300-gram bags with the product code 2018 OC 20: PM AP and UPC 0 60249 00927 1.
The product was sold at the following Loblaw banner stores:
Ontario: Fortinos®, Independent®, Loblaws®, No Frills®, Real Canadian Superstore®, Valu-Mart®, Wholesale Club®, Zehrs® and affiliated independent stores
Atlantic: Atlantic Superstore®, Dominion®, Independent®, No Frills®, Wholesale Club®, and affiliated independent stores
Québec: Club Entrepôt®, Maxi®, Maxi & Cie®, Provigo®, Provigole Marché® and affiliated independent stores
West: Extra Foods®, No Frills®, Real Canadian Superstore®, Wholesale Club®, Independent® and affiliated independent stores
Currently, there are no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.
What should you do?
If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor. If you have recalled products in your home, throw them out or return them to the store where they were purchased.