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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Crown brand Imitation Crab Sticks recalled due to undeclared egg

Recall date:
March 11, 2016
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Egg
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Ocean Packers Inc.
Ontario, Possibly National
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Recall details

Ottawa, March 11, 2016 - Ocean Packers Inc. is recalling Crown brand Imitation Crab Sticks from the marketplace because they may contain egg which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Crown Imitation Crab Stick 500 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 8854241 001942
Crown Imitation Crab Stick 500 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 8854241 001935

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

If you have an allergy to egg, 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) 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 reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

More information

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