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Loblaws recalling several President's Choice hummus products

05/28/2015 10:41 EDT | Updated 05/28/2016 05:59 EDT
Loblaw Companies Ltd. is expanding a recall earlier this week pertaining to President's Choice hummus.

The products may contain the toxin produced by staphylococcus bacteria and should not be eaten.

Loblaw says customers can return the recalled hummus for a refund and that the products have been removed from store shelves.

The company did not indicate if there any reported illnesses in connection with the recall.

The products include:

- PC Butterbean & Roasted Garlic Hummus 

- PC Caramelized Vidalia Onion Hummus

- PC Chickpea Dip and Spread Hummus

- PC Chickpea Dip and Spread Hummus

- PC Garlic Hummus

- PC Garlic Hummus

- PC Moroccan-Style Hummus

- PC Olive Tapenade Hummus 

- PC Red Harissa Hummus

- PC Roasted Garlic Red Pepper and Cumin Hummus

- PC Roasted Pepper and Paprika Hummus

- PC Roasted Red Pepper and Chipotle Hummus

- PC Spicy Hummus   

- PC Spicy Hummus

- PC Sweet Potato and Harissa Dip 

The Universal Product Codes in question can be found here.

The products were sold at the following locations before May 29, 2015:

Ontario: Fortinos, Loblaws, No Frills, Box by No Frills, Real Canadian Superstore, Valu-Mart, Your Independent Grocer, Zehrs, Shoppers Drug Mart and affiliated independent stores. 

Atlantic: Atlantic Superstore, Dominion, No Frills, Save Easy, Your Independent Grocer and Shoppers Drug Mart.

Québec: Loblaws, Maxi, Maxi & Cie, Provigo, Provigo le Marché, Pharmaprix and affiliated independent stores.

West: Extra Foods, No Frills, Box by No Frills, Real Canadian Superstore, Real Canadian Wholesale Club, Your Independent Grocer, Shoppers Drug Mart and affiliated independent stores.

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