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Recall of various Jay and Joy vegan products due to the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes

Friday, 20 January 2023

Alert Summary
Category 1: For Action
Alert Notification: 2023.01
Product Identification: Please see table below.
Batch Code All batches
Country Of Origin: France


Several Jay & Joy vegan products are being recalled due to the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes.  

Recall notices will be displayed at point-of-sale. 

Nature Of Danger:

Symptoms of Listeria monocytogenes infection can include mild flu-like symptoms, or gastrointestinal symptoms such as nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea.  In rare cases, the infection can be more severe, causing serious complications. Some people are more vulnerable to Listeria monocytogenes infections, including pregnant women, babies, and people with weakened immune systems, including the elderly.  The incubation period (time between initial infection and first symptoms appearing) is on average 3 weeks but can range between 3 and 70 days.

Action Required:

Manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, caterers & retailers:

Caterers should not use the implicated products. Retailers must recall the products from their customers.


Consumers are advised not to eat the implicated products.

Jay and Joy vegan product Jos├ęphine
Jay and Joy products
Table of Jay and Joy Products