This is the place to stay up to date with what's happening in food recall and outbreak investigations. Reasons behind the recalls and product withdrawals will be analysed as well as traceback and tracking status as outbreaks and investigations progress, finish and lessons are learnt.
A recall round-up covering a week in November takes us to USA, England, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Sweden, Finland, Greece, Switzerland, Germany and Denmark....
US agencies are investigating 19 Shiga toxin-producing E. coli O157:H7 (STEC O157:H7) infections linked to rotisserie chicken salad made and sold in Costco Wholesale stores.
Fresh coriander was the probable cause of an outbreak of shigellosis which sickened more than 40 people in Sweden.
An outbreak of Salmonella Thomson due to smoked salmon cost €1.7m, according to RIVM, the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment.
The number of people sickened by Salmonella from cucumbers has risen again to 838 illnesses from 38 states.
A recall round-up covering a week in November takes us to USA, Canada, Scotland, Hong Kong, Belgium, Norway, Australia, Switzerland and Denmark....
The number of ill people in the E. coli outbreak from Chipotle restaurants has been cut from 50 to 37, by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
A recall round-up covering two weeks in November takes us to Sweden, USA, Canada, England, Ireland, Hong Kong, Greece, Belgium, Germany, Norway, Spain, Finland, Australia, Denmark and France....
An outbreak of E. coli linked to food served at US-based Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurants has sickened 42 people.
A total of 176 cases of Cyclospora infections were identified this summer in England, Scotland, Wales and Canada.
A recall round-up covering a week in October takes us to Sweden, Canada, England, Ireland, Greece, Belgium, Germany, Slovenia, New Zealand and Australia, Denmark and France....
Operations at Natural Farm Fresh Dairy in Idaho have recommenced after officials probing a link between raw milk and a number of illnesses gave it the all-clear.
An outbreak investigation into Listeriosis linked to soft cheeses has been declared over after 30 people were reported ill.
A recall round-up covering a week in October takes us to Sweden, Canada, USA, England, Ireland, Norway, Spain, New Zealand and Australia, Denmark and France....
Snap peas have been recalled due to Cyclospora, weeks after an investigation into illnesses from the parasite was closed.
Two unconnected Salmonella outbreaks from frozen chicken have ended, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Salmonella has sickened 34 people in Canada but agencies are yet to identify a source.
A recall round-up covering two weeks in October takes us to Sweden, the Netherlands, Canada, USA, England, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Slovenia, Luxembourg, Switzerland, France, Belgium and Germany. ...
A Salmonella strain responsible for outbreaks in 2012 to 2014 has been linked to a new wave of illnesses in Austria.
E.coli O157 has sickened 10 people in Scotland with a link to raw venison products produced by Highland Game.
Salmonella from cucumbers has been linked to another death bringing the total to four.
Aspen Foods has recalled more chicken after initially refusing to do so as products have been linked to Salmonella illnesses.
Four cases of foodborne botulism have been reported in Portugal from smoked food products.
Brucellosis remains a serious challenge for countries around Bulgaria and more cases could occur if prevention measures are not followed, according to a report on an ongoing outbreak.
A recall round-up covering the end of September takes us to Sweden, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand, Spain, Germany, Belgium and France.