Fight Listeriosis with Food Safety Culture

  Achieving food safety success in the new environment where consumers, purchase prepared foods on a more frequent basis rather than cooking at home is becoming a more difficult process to achieve. This means going beyond the traditional training, testing, and auditing  approaches to be able to manage the risk of causing food poisoning, such […]

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Listeriosis Product Recall

A listeriosis product recall has been implemented following an announcement by Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi and the National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD) on Sunday that the source of the present outbreak was an Enterprise facility in Polokwane. Two national food manufacturers and distributors have been ordered by the South African government to start a listeriosis product […]

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Listeriosis Food Poisoning Update

The recent outbreak of Listeriosis caused by Listeria monocytogenes in South Africa The health department has released an update on the Listeriosis outbreak. At this stage the source of the contamination has as of yet, not been identified. The investigation is ongoing and there are now 727 confirmed laboratory cases, and 61 confirmed deaths as […]

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Listeriosis Alert & Advice

  As you are undoubtedly aware of the recent outbreak of Listeriosis in South Africa, there is a lot of news on what Listeriosis is and how to prevent it from happening, and there is a lot generic information being shared. Listeria monocytogenes food poisoning (Listeriosis) is a very serious disease and we urge you […]

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