How Salmonella Contamination Has Stalled World's Largest Chocolate Factory
Barry Callebaut informed the Belgian food authorities (FAVV) about the incident and has taken the precautionary measure to stop all chocolate production lines and to block all products manufactured since the time of testing.
Salmonella halts output at world's biggest chocolate factory
Barry Callebaut has halted production at its Wieze plant in Belgium, which it says is the world's biggest chocolate factory, after discovering salmonella in a production lot on Monday, the Swiss chocolate maker said on Thursday.
The largest chocolate factory in the world closed for salmonella
In the world's largest chocolate factory, managed by Swiss giant Barry Callebaut in the Belgian town of Wieze, a salmonella bacterium has been discovered, the company said Thursday. Earlier this year, another Belgian chocolate plant owned by Italy's Ferrero was temporarily closed following an outbreak of salmonella in Easter eggs. Production had been halted at the factory, which produces liquid chocolate in bulk batches for 73 confectionery cust…
World's biggest chocolate factory shuts down after salmonella found in machinery
The Belgian-based Barry Callebaut factory - which produces chocolate for Hershey, Mondelez, Nestle and Unilever - has suspended operations after salmonella bacteria was found in its factories