Heffelfinger Meats issues voluntary recall on smoked beef strips

Heffelfinger Meats issues voluntary recall on smoked beef strips

JEROMESVILLE, OH (WOIO) - Heffelfinger Meats Inc., of Jeromesville, OH, announces a voluntary recall of approximately 2 to 7 pounds of Smoked Beef Strips because they were produced without the benefit of inspection and misbranded.

The following product is subject to recall: .5 lb. and 1 lb. vacuum sealed packages containing "Smoked Beef Strips"

Labels include the Heffelfinger Meats Inc. label, and the facility's establishment number (Est. 71) inside the Ohio mark of inspection. Products subject to this recall were distributed at the retail counter at Heffelfinger Meats Inc. located at 469 County Road 30-A in Jeromesville.

The problem was discovered during routine in-plant verification activities by the Ohio Department of Agriculture Division of Meat Inspection personnel.

Heffelfinger Meats Inc. urges its customers who have purchased this product to discard it or return it to the company. Customers may bring this designated product to Heffelfinger Meats Inc. or call the facility at (419) 368-7131.

ODA and the company have received no reports of adverse reactions, due to consumption of these products. Individuals exhibiting signs or symptoms of foodborne illness are encouraged to contact a physician immediately. Consumers with questions about food safety can contact the ODA's Division of Meat Inspection at 614-728-6260.

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