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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Yogourt cups recalled due to undeclared almonds
- Recall date:
- May 1, 2014
- Reason for recall:
- Allergen - Tree Nut
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Company / Firm:
- Cuisine Karo Inc.
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, May 1, 2014 - Cuisine Karo Inc. is recalling Yogourt Cups from the marketplace because they contain almonds which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to almonds should not consume the recalled products described below.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||UPC||Additional Info|
|Menu||Strawberry and yogourt cup||300 g||6 29172 05882 6||All Best Before dates where almonds do not appear on the label|
|Menu||Blueberry and yogourt cup||300 g||6 29172 05881 9||All Best Before dates where almonds do not appear on the label|
|Cuisine Karo Inc.||Strawberry and yogourt cup||300 g||6 29172 01772 4||All Best Before dates where almonds do not appear on the label|
|Cuisine Karo Inc.||Blueberry and yogourt cup||300 g||6 29172 01771 7||All Best Before dates where almonds do not appear on the label|
What you should do
If you have an allergy to almonds, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.
This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) inspection activities. 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 products from the marketplace.
There have been no reported allergic reactions associated with the consumption of these products.
Cuisine Karo Inc. – Customer service: 514-493-9423
For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.
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