Imported Berries Cause a Hepatitis A Health Scare

The imported frozen berries linked to a Hepatitis A health scare have been identified and recalled, according to a recent New Zealand Herald report.

 

“The company is FSL Foods, and the brand being recalled is Fruzio Mixed Berries sold in 1kg and 500 gram bags. This product contains blackberries and strawberries,” the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) said this evening.

 

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Watch out for this brand of berries

If you have this product at home it should be discarded,” said MPI’s Peter Thomson.

“Our investigation is ongoing and, at this stage, our advice concerning all imported frozen berries stays the same,” Mr Thomson added.

 

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FSL owner Mike Glover said he was “devastated” and was in touch with his Chinese berry supplier.

 

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