Recall procedure not followed
In a press release, Franprix, which belongs to the Casino group, accused the managers of the two stores of not having “respected the procedure” for the recall and of having “overridden the security measures put in place”. “They have committed a gross fault that we strongly condemn.”
She assures that she will take “sanctions commensurate with the gravity of the situation” and that she has deployed a device for “visual verification in 100% of stores”, which will all be “re-checked within 48 hours” for s ensure that the recall procedure is well respected.
Sanctions against managers
“In cases where stores are identified, the goods must be destroyed immediately and sanctions will be taken against the managers,” said Franprix, which is part of the Casino group alongside brands such as Géant, Monoprix, Vival. or Naturalia.
Buitoni pizzas are suspected of having caused the death of two children and a judicial investigation has been opened, in particular for involuntary homicide of one person, involuntary injuries concerning 14 people, marketing of a product dangerous for the health and endangerment of others.