Food Recall Warning - Certain sandwiches and in-store made chicken salads recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

Food recalls

Affected Products

Ottawa, October 2, 2019 - Sobey’s Inc. is recalling certain sandwiches and in-store made chicken salads from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination of the diced chicken used to make these products.  Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following chicken salad products have been sold in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia and Northwest Ontario.  The following Chicken & Bacon Caesar Tortilla product has been sold in Hudson News stores in airports in Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta only.

  • Chicken & Bacon Caesar Tortilla
  • IGA - Chicken Salad In-Store made
  • IGA - Classic Chicken Salad
  • IGA - Chicken Mulligatawny Salad
  • IGA - Classic Meal Chicken Salad (335 g)
  • Safeway - Chicken Salad In-Store made
  • Safeway - Buffalo Chicken Sld
  • Safeway - Classic Meal Chicken Salad (335 g)
  • Safeway - Chicken Mulligatawny Salad
  • Safeway - Chicken Salad Sandwich
  • Safeway - Mini Crsnt Chckn Sld
  • Safeway - Curried Chicken Salad with Raisins
  • Sobeys - Classic Chicken Salad
  • Sobeys - Chicken Salad In-Store made
  • Sobeys - Chicken Mulligatawny Salad
  • Sobeys - Curried Chicken Salad with Raisins
  • Sobeys - Buffalo Chicken Sld
  • Sobeys - Classic Meal Chicken Salad (335 g)

If you purchased this product

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have the recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick.


  • Vomiting.
  • Nausea.
  • Persistent fever.
  • Muscle aches.
  • Severe headache.
  • Neck stiffness.

Pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk. Although infected pregnant women may experience only mild, flu-like symptoms, the infection can lead to premature delivery, infection of the newborn or even stillbirth. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

For more information

CFIA Food Recalls