Product recall: shrimp contaminated by listeria recalled throughout Europe

Product recall: shrimp contaminated by listeria recalled throughout France

Several batches of shrimp sold throughout Europe by Leclerc, Carrefour, Metro and Cora stores are currently the subject of a recall. These crustaceans contain a toxic bacteria responsible for listeriosis.

These shrimps sold throughout Europe are subject to a recall. To avoid serious food poisoning, it is recommended not to consume these products. TipsForWomens takes stock of the incriminated batches.

Contaminated batches of shrimp

Here is the information regarding the shrimp sold at cora Val d’Yerres:

  • Food / Fishing and aquaculture products Whole cooked refrigerated wild shrimp 40/60 bulk
  • Brand: Vrac
  • Model or reference: Whole cooked refrigerated wild shrimp 40/60 bulk caught in the Western Indian Ocean
    • • GTIN 3700156963583 Lot 404411 Use-by date 02/22/2024
  • Packaging: Bulk
  • Marketing date: 02/13/2024
  • End of marketing date: 02/22/2024
  • Storage temperature: Product to be stored in the refrigerator
  • Health mark: FR62474100CE
  • Geographical sales area: entire Europe

Listeriosis, a disease that can be serious

If this lot has been recalled, it is because it may cause the listeriosisa serious infection caused by the bacteria Listeria monocytogenes.

The Consumer Reminder site therefore invites consumers to “who have consumed the products mentioned above and who present with fever, isolated or accompanied by headaches, and body aches, to consult their doctor and report this consumption“.

Moreover,”serious forms with neurological complications and maternal or fetal damage in pregnant women can also sometimes occur“, the site further specifies.

Fragile individuals (pregnant women, immunocompromised people and the elderly) must therefore be particularly attentive to these symptoms.

The product must not be consumed and it is advisable to contact your point of sale who will offer you a refund until the end date of the recall procedure, April 20, 2024. A number has been set up for more information: 0676271349