"We have to win back the trust of our customers", he said.
Le Maire fired harsh criticism against Lactalis before the press conference, calling it a "failing company". On Thursday, Lactalis announced the temporary lay off of 250 workers.
The recall included products aimed for export to some 30 countries, including to China, and overall represented more than 12 million baby food tins in what Nalet said was the biggest recall Lactalis had ever experienced.
The initial recall only concerned products made since February 2017.
Desouches claimed the recall was complex and rejected the suggestion that Systéme U had taken too long to respond.
A judicial investigation is taking place in France over the contamination and a group of French parents of affected infants said on Friday that they were considering a joint lawsuit.
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