XL FOODS BEEF RECALL

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B.C. Residents Sue XL Foods

A 15-year-old boy from Nanaimo and a Vancouver woman are suing XL Foods, which owns the Alberta-based meat packing company at the centre of an international beef recall for E. coli contamination. Bot...
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Union Surprised By XL Foods Layoffs

Staff and union officials attached to the embattled XL Foods meat processing plant in Alberta expressed shock after the company said Saturday it is temporarily laying off almost all of its employees —...
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I <i>Loved</i> Alberta Beef?

The E. coli scare may have an industry reeling, government’s stuttering and consumers skipping the meat aisle. But one cheeky and creative Albertan sees the scare as a source of inspiration, morphing...
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Higher Steaks For U.S.

EDMONTON - The U.S. Food Safety Inspection Service has almost tripled its estimate of the amount of recalled beef that was imported from the XL Foods Inc. plant in Brooks, Alberta.The agency has issue...
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Beef Recall Expands To More B.C. Retailers

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has expanded its list of recalled beef products to include three British Columbia retailers. The expanded recall affects a number of products — from ready-to-eat d...
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5 New E. Coli Cases Linked To Beef Recall

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has confirmed that five additional cases — three in Alberta and two in Quebec —have been linked to a specific strain of E. coli that has spurred a massive recall of...