Listeriosis

 
Listeriosis class action given the greenlight
Listeriosis class action given the greenlight
A class-action lawsuit against Tiger Brands in connection with the deadly listeriosis outbreak has been given the go-ahead.
Enterprise claws its way back after listeriosis outbreak
Enterprise claws its way back after listeriosis outbreak
Two and a half months after the listeriosis outbreak was declared over, Enterprise Food products are making a slow comeback to the market,...
South Africa's reputation leaders
South Africa's reputation leaders
The year’s biggest gain in reputation was garnered by the Mr Price Group, up by 9%, which contributed in turn to the overall success of the...
No evidence of ‘fake food’, but tap water is sold as spring water, Motsoaledi says
No evidence of ‘fake food’, but tap water is sold as spring water, Motsoaledi says
Eight months after it began, South Africa’s listeriosis outbreak — the largest the world had ever seen — is officially over. But the...
Tiger Brands may never know how listeria entered its plant
Tiger Brands may never know how listeria entered its plant
Tiger Brands may never know how a strain of bacteria linked by the government to the world’s deadliest outbreak of listeriosis entered its...
Sack him: Cosatu urges Ramaphosa on Motsoaledi
Sack him: Cosatu urges Ramaphosa on Motsoaledi
Cosatu has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to sack health minister Aaron Motsoaledi, arguing that he is directly responsible for the continued...
Class action suit against Tiger Brands set in motion
Class action suit against Tiger Brands set in motion
On Thursday morning, an application for a class action lawsuit against Tiger Brands and its subsidiary Enterprise Foods, has been filed in the...
SA halts some meat imports from Brazil
SA halts some meat imports from Brazil
The department of agriculture, forestry and fisheries suspended meat imports from three Brazilian production facilities last week as a result of...
Three major mistakes Tiger Brands made in response to the listeriosis crisis
Three major mistakes Tiger Brands made in response to the listeriosis crisis
Tiger Brands, the South African food giant at the centre of the listeriosis storm engulfing the country, is facing serious brand erosion as a...
Traces of listeria see another Tiger Brands factory shut down
Traces of listeria see another Tiger Brands factory shut down
Tiger Brands has suspended production at its Pretoria plant following detection of “very low levels” of Listeria monocytogenes....
Wolwehoek polony factory has been cleared of listeriosis— RCL
Wolwehoek polony factory has been cleared of listeriosis— RCL
RCL Foods said in a statement on Friday that no trace of the listeria strain responsible for the more than 1 000 infections that have recently hit...
A French eulogy, our dearest polony
A French eulogy, our dearest polony
Last week the Mail & Guardian’s Bhekisisa reported on the Van Neel family losing two loved ones to the largest outbreak of listeriosis...

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