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Recall of Additional SFC Chicken Products due to the Possible Presence of Salmonella

Thursday, 18 March 2021

Alert Summary
Category 1: For Action
Alert Notification: 2021.27 Update 1
Product Identification: SFC Boneless Box; pack size: 550gSFC Crispy Chicken Dippers; pack size: 200g
Batch Code All best before dates up to and including 30.06.2022
Country Of Origin: United Kingdom

Category 1 Food Alert for Action: SFC is recalling additional chicken products due to the possible presence of Salmonella.


Further to the FSAI’s food alert 2021.27, SFC is recalling the above batches of two additional chicken products due to the possible presence of Salmonella. Point-of-sale recall notices will be displayed in the stores where the products were sold.

Nature Of Danger:

People infected with Salmonella typically develop symptoms between 12 and 36 hours after infection, but this can range between 6 and 72 hours.  The most common symptom is diarrhoea, which can sometimes be bloody.  Other symptoms may include fever, headache and abdominal cramps.  The illness usually lasts 4 to 7 days. Diarrhoea can occasionally be severe enough to require hospital admission. The elderly, infants, and those with impaired immune systems are more likely to have a severe illness.

Action Required:

Manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, caterers & retailers:

Retailers must recall the implicated batches and display a point-of-sale recall notice.


Consumers are advised not to eat the implicated batches.

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