Woolies lists its recalled meat products in listeriosis outbreak

Following Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi's announcement of the origin of Listeriosis outbreak in South Africa, Woolworths supermarket has published a list of products to be recalled.

Motsoaledi announced the source of a disease which claimed about 180 lives so far as an Enterprise factory in Limpopo and a Rainbow Chicken facility in the Free State.

In a statement, Woolworths said, "Food safety is of paramount importance and we take all issues regarding the production of our food seriously".

Following the recent announcement by the Department of Health on the source of the Listeriosis outbreak, and as an additional precautionary measure, we are recalling a limited number of viennas and cold meats.

Media statement by Woolworths

Customers who have any of the listed products, should return the products to their local store for a full refund.

20134082 WAFERTHIN CHARGRILLED HAM 125G

20180737 WAFERTHIN ROASTED CHICKEN 125G

20077853 WAFERTHIN SMOKED HAM 125G

20131074 WAFERTHIN COOKED HAM 125G

20099473 WAFERTHIN SMOKED CHICKEN 125G

20063078 500G SMOKED VIENNAS

20102180 1KG SMOKED VIENNAS

20127992 500G RED VIENNAS

20187286 1KG RED VIENNA

20075897 375g COCKTAIL VIENNAS

20183998 125G SMKD CHEESY VIENNA

6009182764933 400G BULK SALAMI STICK

6009178483916 150G SALAMI STICKS

6009101996285 85G PLN SALAMI STICKS

6009178053812 85G SPICY SALAMI STICKS

6009184674605 60G PLN SALAMI BITES

6009195240998 150G SPICY SALAMI STICKS

6009182093705 85G CORIANDER SALAMI

6009184675008 60G SPICY SALAMI BITES

6009204649477 250G SMK+RSTD GAMMON

20000578 SLICED LEAN HAM 125G

20075880 SLICED COOKED HAM 250G

20000585 SLICED COOKED HAM 125G

20000639 250G HAM SELECTION

6005000269932 125G LUNCHEON MEAT

20000646 250G COLD MEAT ASSTD

6009195431013 200G SLCED SALAMI

20171667 100G SALAMI

20171643 100G GERMAN SALAMI

20171650 100G SLCD PEPPRD SALAMI

6009189767500 LOCAL CHORIZO

6009189767333 100G SPICY SALAMI

6008000502245 125G COUNTRY HAM

Pick 'n Pay also announced earlier on Monday that it has started removing all Enterprise and Rainbow Chicken from its shelves.

All ready-to-eat products such as polony and russian sausages manufactured at the Rainbow facility in Sasolburg are also being withdrawn. This action is taking place in all Pick n Pay and Boxer stores. In addition‚ as a precaution‚ Pick n Pay-branded chicken polony‚ manufactured by Rainbow‚ is also being withdrawn.”

Media statement by Pick 'n Pay

Both retailers are offering a full refund to customers returning contaminated products to their stores.


This article first appeared on CapeTalk : Woolies lists its recalled meat products in listeriosis outbreak


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