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Allergy Alert - Undeclared milk in certain Orion brand Italian Gratin flavoured Italian potato chips

Recall / advisory date:
August 23, 2013
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Company / Firm:
Fukuda Trading Co. Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Possibly National
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
8262

Advisory details

Ottawa, August 23, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Fukuda Trading Co. Ltd. are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume certain Orion brand Italian Gratin flavoured Italian potato chips, listed below.  The affected products contain milk which is not declared on the label.

These products have been distributed in British Columbia and Alberta and may have been distributed in other provinces as well.

There has been one reported illness 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 importer, Fukuda Trading Co. Ltd., Richmond, British Columbia, 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
Orion Italian Gratin flavoured Italian potato chips 115 g All codes (where milk is not declared in the list of ingredients) 8 801117 718008
Orion Italian Gratin flavoured Italian potato chips 50 g All codes (where milk is not declared in the list of ingredients) 8 801117 910907

More information

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

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

Product photos

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Orion brand Italian potato chips  - 115g

Orion brand Italian potato chips - 115g

Orion brand Italian potato chips  - 50g

Orion brand Italian potato chips - 50g

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