Warning on cocktail sausages due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes

Issue Date 21 April 2010
Source of Information European Commission
Food Product Cocktail sausages (pre-packaged)
Manufacturer Jean Caby
Product name and Description

Brand name: Jean Caby

Product name: Saucisse Cocktail Nature (300g)

Expiry date: All shelf-lives before July 30, 2010

Country of origin: France

Some of the affected product had been exported to Hong Kong, and investigations revealed that the product had earlier been on sale in the “great Food Hall” supermarket

Reason for Recall The product may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes
Action Taken by the Centre for Food Safety The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) has alerted the trade to stop selling the affected product and is closely monitoring the situation
Advice to the Trade Stop selling the affected product
Advice to Consumers Stop consuming the affected product
Further Information The CFS press release

Centre for Food Safety
Food and Environmental Hygiene Department
21 April 2010