Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Podravka brand Luncheon Meat recalled due to undeclared milk

Recall date:
July 17, 2014
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Eurotrade Import - Export Inc.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, National, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9053

Recall details

Ottawa, July 17, 2014 - The food recall warning issued on July 15, 2014 has been updated to include additional distribution information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Eurotrade Import - Export Inc. is recalling Podravka brand Luncheon Meat from the marketplace because it contains milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Podravka Luncheon Meat 200 g All codes where milk is not declared on the label 0 59807 50021 3

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled product in your home. Recalled product should be thrown out or returned to the store where it was purchased.

If you have an allergy to milk, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (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 product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.

More information

Eurotrade Import - Export Inc.: info@eurotradeimportexport.com

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

Media enquiries

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