Product recall: this ham sold at Carrefour is contaminated with Listeria

Product recall: this ham sold at Carrefour is contaminated with Listeria

The ham sold at the traditional stand at Carrefour was recalled this Monday, November 13, 2023. This product is believed to be contaminated with Listeria. For your health, it is therefore recommended not to consume it.

Superior cooked ham sold at traditional stands: presence of Listeria

The product affected by the recall includes the following information:

  • Product category: Food
  • Product subcategory: Meats
  • Brand: Unbranded
  • Lot : 01206889
  • Use-by date: 11/20/2023
  • Packaging: sold at traditional stands
  • Start/end date of marketing: from 10/14/2023 to 10/19/2023
  • Storage temperature: Product to be stored in the refrigerator
  • Geographical sales area: Marzy Nevers
  • Distributors: Carrefour
  • Additional information allowing the product to be identified: sold at the traditional stand

What is the procedure to follow if you have purchased this product?

The superior cooked ham sold at the traditional stand at Carrefour has been recalled due to microbiological non-compliance. Indeed, analyzes of the product revealed traces of the Listeria bacteria. This can lead to a risk of listeriosis for the consumer. This bacterial infection can be serious and has an incubation period of eight weeks. Known symptoms include fever, headache and body aches.

If you experience these symptoms, it is important to contact your doctor as soon as possible and report the consumption of this product.

The government website states: “Serious forms with neurological complications and maternal or fetal damage in pregnant women can also sometimes occur. Pregnant women as well as immunocompromised people and the elderly should be particularly attentive to these symptoms..

Therefore, consumers of this product are invited not to consume it, destroy it and return it to the point of sale. Reimbursement of this product is also possible until November 21, 2023, in order to compensate for this error.

For any additional information, a contact number has been set up: (Non-premium rate call from a landline). He can be reached Monday to Saturday, from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.