CFIA suspends license of Canadian meat packer
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has launched an investigation into a Toronto meat packer and has suspended the company’s license. Ryding-Regency Meat Packers, wich also does business as Tri-Pet Holdings Inc., had its license suspended as of September 17 for "non-compliances related to control measures," according to CBC.
CFIA announced that it suspended the license #3WYHVFPD because Ryding-Regency Meat Packers LTD. failed to implement effective control measures in accordance with Part 4 of the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations (SFCR).
Ground pork, ground beef and burger products were recalled by Alpha Meat Packers / Salaison Alpha, Establishment 631, located in Anjou, Quebec, as affected product was distributed to this company by Ryding-Regency Meat Packers LTD. Consult the recall notice for more information.
CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation. If additional products are recalled, CFIA will notify the public by posting recall information on its website and issuing Public Food Recall Warnings when required.
Source: CBC, CFIA