FOOD RECALL Warning: Robin Hood brand All Purpose Flour recalled due to E. coli


Smucker Foods of Canada Corp. is recalling Robin Hood brand All Purpose Flour, Original from the marketplace due to possible E. coli O121 contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product. This recall was triggered by findings by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) during its investigation into a foodborne illness outbreak.

What you should do:

  • If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.
  • Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.
  • Food contaminated with E. coli O121 may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, mild to severe abdominal cramps and watery to bloody diarrhea. In severe cases of illness, some people may have seizures or strokes, need blood transfusions and kidney dialysis or live with permanent kidney damage. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

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4 responses to “FOOD RECALL Warning: Robin Hood brand All Purpose Flour recalled due to E. coli”

  1. Ciel says:

    Thanks for posting this recall! There was a 10kg flour bag purchased within past two weeks but not yet opened. Not affected by the recall (2018 date) as I checked the codes/date. Whew.

  2. Ciel says:

    Saw article in the Toronto Star that affected products were sold in Western Canada.

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