31,703 Pounds of Ready-to-Eat Chicken Recalled
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Food & BeverageJune 3, 2019

31,703 Pounds of Ready-to-Eat Chicken Recalled

Purdue Foods announced a recall of 31,703 pounds of its ready-to-eat chicken products due to potential contamination with animal bones. The problem, only discovered after the Food Safety and Inspection Service received consumer complaints, accentuates the need to uphold quality standards across production lines and trace individual product lots even after the final sale.

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Food & BeverageMay 8, 2019

Food Recalls Decrease in 2019 as a Result of Government Shutdown

Recent reports document that FDA food recalls declined 36.5% in the first quarter of 2019, marking their lowest point since 2015. The decrease, however, was not due to improved supply chain practices, but rather the government shut down that impacted inspection practices—accentuating a continued need to monitor and improve food supply chains.

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