This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.
Users should note that the products listed in the archive have been subject to removal from the marketplace or appropriate corrective action. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date.
Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Bella Tavola brand pastas recalled due to undeclared milk
- Recall date:
- November 11, 2013
- Reason for recall:
- Allergen - Milk
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Company / Firm:
- Loblaw Companies Limited
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, November 11, 2013 - The Food Recall Warning issued on November 8, 2013 has been updated to include additional codes. This additional information was identified during a food safety investigation.
Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw) is recalling Bella Tavola brand pastas from the marketplace because they contain milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled products described below.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||Code(s) on Product||UPC||Additional Info|
|Bella Tavola||Meat Tortellini||454 g||Best Before: all dates||0 60383 98833 3||Sold nationally at Loblaw banner stores|
|Bella Tavola||Meat Ravioli||454 g||Best Before: all dates||0 60383 98832 6||Sold nationally at Loblaw banner stores|
What you should do
If you have an allergy to milk, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.
This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Loblaw are 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 has been one reported illness associated with the consumption of these products.
For more information, consumers and industry can contact:
Public Relations, Loblaw Companies Limited: email@example.com
Customer Relations, Loblaw Companies Limited: 1-888-495-5111 or firstname.lastname@example.org
CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.
- CFIA Media Relations
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