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Allergy Alert - Undeclared mustard and gluten in M&M Meat Shops brand Marinated Barbecue Chicken Kabob

Recall / advisory date:
November 28, 2012
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Gluten, Allergen - Mustard
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
M & M Meat Shops Ltd.
Distribution:
National
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
7604

Advisory details

Ottawa, November 28, 2012 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and M&M Meat Shops Ltd. are warning people with allergies to mustard and gluten not to consume M&M Meat Shops brand Marinated Barbecue Chicken Kabob, described below. The affected product contains mustard and gluten which are not declared on the label.

All codes of the affected product, M&M Meat Shops brand Marinated Barbecue Chicken Kabob, are sold in 142 g (5 oz) packages. This product has been distributed nationally only through M&M Meat Shops retail stores.

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 mustard and gluten.

The retailer, M&M Meat Shops Ltd., Kitchener, Ontario, is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For more information, consumers and industry can call one of the following numbers:

M&M Meat Shops Public Relations - Strategic Objectives 647-274-8868;

CFIA at 1-800-442-2342 / TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).

More information

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page.

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M&M Meat Shops brand Marinated Barbecue Chicken Kabob

M&M Meat Shops brand Marinated Barbecue Chicken Kabob

Media enquiries

M&M Meat Shops Public Relations
Strategic Objectives
647-274-8868

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600
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