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Allergy Alert - Undeclared ALMONDS in certain PC brand MILK CHOCOLATE COVERED RAISINS
- Recall / advisory date:
- November 13, 2012
- Reason for recall / advisory:
- Allergen - Tree Nut
- Hazard classification:
- Class 2
- Company / Firm:
- Loblaw Companies Limited
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, November 13, 2012 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw) are warning people with allergies to almonds not to consume the PC brand Milk Chocolate covered Raisins described below because the affected product may contain almonds which are not declared on the label.
The affected product, President’s Choice (PC) brand Milk Chocolate Covered Raisins, is sold in 908 g packages (Club Pack), bearing UPC 0 60383 98203 4 and Best Before date 2013 JL 15.
This product has been distributed nationally.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.
Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to almonds.
Loblaw Companies Limited is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||Code(s) on Product||UPC||Reason for Recall|
|President's Choice||Milk Chocolate covered Raisins||908 g||2013 JL 15||0 60383 98203 4||Allergen - Tree Nut|
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