Meat Recalled Includes 8.7 Million Pounds of Beef

Meat Recalled Includes 8.7 Million Pounds of Beef

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced a meat recall on 8.7 million pounds of beef on Feb. 8. The year supply of meat did not complete the inspection process and has been identified by federal regulators as “diseased and unsound.” The northern California company, Rancho Feeding Corporation, produced these […]

Japan Arrests Suspect in Food Poisoning Scandal

Japan Arrests Suspect in Food Poisoning Scandal

Police in Japan have arrested a suspect in the country’s recent food poisoning scandal. The 49-year-old suspect is Toshiki Abe, an employee of the Aqli Foods frozen food factory located north of Tokyo in the Gunma prefecture in Japan. Aqli Foods is a known subsidiary of Maruha Nichiro Holdings, Japan’s biggest seafood company. So far […]

Japan’s Frozen Food Poisoned

Japan’s Frozen Food Poisoned

Japan’s frozen foods were poisoned by a contract worker, who has since been arrested in a prefecture neighboring his home of Gunma. The Aqli Foods Corporation, which is a part of Maruha Nichiro Holdings Inc., was deeply sorry for the acts of their employee, Toshiki Abe, and both the heads of Aqli and Maruha resigned […]