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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Sugarfina brand Milk Chocolate Malt Balls recalled due to undeclared peanut

Recall date:
May 17, 2016
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Peanut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Sugarfina LLC
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
10616

Recall details

Ottawa, May 17, 2016 - Sugarfina LLC is recalling Sugarfina brand Milk Chocolate Malt Balls from the marketplace because it contains peanut which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to peanut should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold at Sugarfina kiosks in Nordstrom retail stores in Alberta, British Columbia, and Ontario.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Sugarfina Milk Chocolate Malt Balls 57 g All units sold from February 17, 2016 up to and including March 31, 2016. 8 40278 11356 5

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 peanut, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by a recall in another country. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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

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

Product photos

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Sugarfina - Milk Chocolate Malt Balls - front

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Sugarfina - Milk Chocolate Malt Balls - back

Sugarfina - Milk Chocolate Malt Balls - universal product code

Sugarfina - Milk Chocolate Malt Balls - universal product code

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