Consumers bought at least 27,000 cutlets that should have been discarded
Japan Times -- Jan 18
A minimum of 27,000 beef cutlets that should have been disposed out of fear they could include foreign objects were apparently sold to consumers.

They are believed to be part of some 63,000 frozen beef cutlets that Ichibanya Co., a curry restaurant operator based in Ichinomiya, Aichi Prefecture, asked the waste disposal company Daiko to dump the meat last August and October.

Daiko, based in Inazawa, Aichi Prefecture, sold at least some of the products to one or more parties instead of disposing of them, it has been learned.

The Aichi Prefectural Government and other authorities are investigating the incident while also calling on consumers who purchased the cutlets to return them to the shops where they were purchased.

カレーの「CoCo壱番屋」が廃棄したチキンカツ2万枚を、名古屋市にある業者が別の­業者に転売していたことがANNの取材で明らかになりました。
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