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Updated Allergy Alert - Undeclared milk in certain Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn and Co-Op Gold brand popcorn products

Recall / advisory date:
April 29, 2013
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Saskatchewan
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
7990, 7993

Advisory details

Ottawa, April 29, 2013 - The public warning issued on April 26, 2013 has been updated to include additional distribution information and an additional product.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Hevy D’s Old Fashioned Kettle Korn are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume the Hevy D’s Old Fashioned Kettle Korn and Co-Op Gold brand popcorn products described below. The affected products contain milk which is not declared on the label.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

Consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk.

The manufacturer, Hevy D’s Old Fashioned Kettle Korn, Vernon, BC, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC Additional Info
Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn Caramel Flavour Gourmet Popcorn 190 g Best Before dates: Up to and including 30 SEPT 2013 6 28396 00100 7 Distribution*: Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Saskatchewan
* These products may have been distributed in other provinces and territories as well.
Co-Op Gold Toffee Kettle Corn 190 g Best Before dates: Up to and including 12 OCT 2013 0 57316 15440 8 Distribution*: Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
* These products may have been distributed in other provinces and territories as well.

More information

For more information, consumers and industry can contact:

Hevy D’s Old Fashioned Kettle Korn at 250-260-3073 or by fax at 250-545-6065; or

CFIA by filling out the online feedback form at http://www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus.

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

Product photos

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Co-op Gold-Toffee Kettle Corn

Co-op Gold-Toffee Kettle Corn

Co-op Gold-Toffee Kettle Corn-Nutrition Facts, Universal product code

Co-op Gold-Toffee Kettle Corn-Nutrition Facts, Universal product code

Hevy D’s Old Fashioned Kettle Korn-Caramel Flavour Gourmet Popcorn

Hevy D’s Old Fashioned Kettle Korn-Caramel Flavour Gourmet Popcorn

Hevy D’s Old Fashioned Kettle Korn-Caramel Flavour Gourmet Popcorn-Nutrition Facts, Universal product code

Hevy D’s Old Fashioned Kettle Korn-Caramel Flavour Gourmet Popcorn-Nutrition Facts, Universal product code

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