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

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

This batch of superior rindless ham sold at Lidl has been recalled. This product may be contaminated with Listeria. For your health, it is therefore recommended not to consume it.

Superior ham without rind Label Rouge Saint Alby: presence of Listeria

The product affected by the recall includes the following information:

  • Food / Others Superior ham without rind Label Rouge 4 Slices 160g
  • Brand: Saint Alby
  • Model or reference: Superior ham without rind Label Rouge 4 Slices 160g
    • • GTIN 4056489040408 Lot 07524 Use-by date 04/09/2024
  • Marketing date: 03/21/2024
  • End of marketing date: 03/22/2024
  • Storage temperature: Product to be stored in the refrigerator
  • Health mark: FR 22.272.028 CE
  • Geographical sales area: Certain Lidl stores (see list of affected stores)
  • Distributors: Some Lidl supermarkets. See attached list

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

The Label Rouge Superior Rindless Ham 4 Slices 160g has been recalled due to microbiological non-compliance. Indeed, analyzes of the product revealed traces of the Listeria bacteria. This may 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 April 6, 2024, in order to compensate for this error.

For any additional information, a contact number has been set up: 0800 900 343 (Non-premium rate call from a landline).