Whether it is traces of an allergen or the risk of harmful bacteria, foods are recalled on a daily basis. What if the foods you serve are affected? Will you be aware of product recalls? Here are some sure-fire ways to stay alert and keep your food supply safe.
Both Health Canada and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the USA have websites that trace product recalls. It’s important to sign up for both, since much of our food supply is imported from the US and abroad.
In Canada, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency oversees product recalls. To stay up-to-date, sign up to receive food recalls and allergy alerts in your email inbox.