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Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Various Minuet brand snack products recalled due to undeclared egg and milk
- Recall date:
- November 9, 2013
- Reason for recall:
- Allergen - Egg, Allergen - Milk
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Company / Firm:
- Tritap Food Brokers
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, November 9, 2013 - The Food Recall Warning issued on October 29, 2013 has been updated to include additional products. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.
Tritap Food Brokers is recalling Minuet brand snack products from the marketplace because they contain egg and milk which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg and/or milk should not consume the recalled products described below.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||Code(s) on Product||UPC||Reason for Recall|
|Minuet||Assorted Sandwich Cream Cookies (Cocoa, Strawberry, Banana, and Vanilla)||340g (4 x 85g)||No code on outer package||6 61625 77485 3||Allergen - Egg|
|6 61625 12896 0||Allergen - Egg|
|6 61625 86080 8||Allergen - Egg|
|Minuet||Tartlets - Strawberry||120g||PD.07.01.2013
|6 61625 22120 3||Allergen - Egg, Allergen - Milk|
|Minuet||Tea Time Biscuits-Plain||230g||PD.08.2013
|6 61625 23230 8||Allergen - Egg|
What you should do
If you have an allergy to egg or milk, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.
This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.
The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.
For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.
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