XL FOODS RECALL

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XL Foods Union Speaks About Takeover

Reaction continues to pour in regarding the announcement that a Brazilian-based company will take over management at the XL Foods meat processing plant in Brooks, Alta. The news comes just days after...
CP

Workers Laid Off AGAIN As Recall Expands

EDMONTON - Workers at an Alberta plant at the centre of a beef recall and E. coli scare have been laid off again as food safety officials review whether the meat packer can reopen.The 800 workers were...
CP

XL Foods May Be Bought By JBS USA

XL Foods has signed a management agreement with JBS USA, the largest animal protein company in the world, XL Foods announced on Wednesday. JBS will be taking over management of certain XL Foods opera...
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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...
CP

Laid-Off Workers Meet To Discuss Crisis

Roughly 800 workers returned to the job Tuesday processing meat at the XL Foods plant in Brooks, Alta., so Canadian Food Inspection Agency inspectors can assess the plant's operations. That represent...
CP

XL Foods Recalls 800 Employees

XL Foods management has asked 800 of the 2,000 workers that were laid off Saturday to return to work to the meat processing plant in Brooks, Alta., amid an international beef recall for E. coli contam...
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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 —...