Crescent brand sliced turkey and pastrami products have been recalled from the marketplace, due to a possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) announced.
According to the CFIA, the affected products were sold in Ontario, and the agency is taking steps to verify that the recalled products are being removed from the marketplace.
The affected turkey product was Tuscan flavored, came in 175-gram packages, and contained the UPC code 7 78086 00258 3. The recalled pastrami product also came in 175-gram packages, and contained the UPC code 7 78086 00255 2.
The recall was triggered by the company, CFIA stated, and do date there have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.
A food safety investigation is being conducted by the CFIA, which could lead to the recall of other products.