Now that also includes prepared foods. The cases were in Saskatchewan and Quebec. A recall on onions imported from the United States has been updated and expanded by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. FDA’s traceback investigation is ongoing but has identified Thomson International, Inc. of Bakersfield, CA as a likely source of potentially contaminated red onions. In Canada, Sysco has announced a recall of red onions. Food Recall Warning - Red onions imported from the USA by Sysco in Western Canada recalled due to Salmonella. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has updated a food recall warning of red-onions due to possible salmonella contamination to include additional distribution and product information. This time the culprit is thought to be salmonella in onions. Who would have thought that onions would be something we'd need to worry about this year? Be informed about foods that have been recalled as well as food alerts. The onion recall over potential salmonella contamination now includes over 1,000 confirmed cases of illness. To date, there have been 640 … The recall was later expanded to include red, yellow, white, and sweet yellow onions, which were distributed in all 50 states and Canada. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date. There's been another major food recall reported in 43 states and Canada. Now, in the US, Thomson International, Inc. has initiated its own recall. There are a total of 120 cases of salmonella in Canada linked to onions, the agency said. Recall date: July 30, 2020 Reason for recall: Microbiological - Salmonella The onions are sold across the … The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says Thomson International is expanding its recall of red onions to include the yellow, white and sweet yellow varieties. Thomson International, Inc., of Bakersfield, CA, shipped the implicated onions and has initiated recalls in both countries. More than 640 cases and 85 … Also learn about Canada's role in food safety and how you can help. Since the initial recall on July 30, six more cases of salmonellosis linked to onions have been reported, the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) said in a statement. During the onion recall in 2020, Canada has had to take several different types of produce off store shelves. Recalled onions were supplied to retail stores, wholesalers and restaurants in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Canada. From: Canadian Food Inspection Agency. Onion recall expands in Canada over salmonella concerns In addition to red onions, the recall now includes yellow, sweet yellow and white onions imported from the U.S. By Craig Takeuchi