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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Golden Buffalo brand Pineapple Cake recalled due to undeclared milk and sulphites

Recall date:
November 4, 2016
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Sulphites
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Evergrow Trading Inc., Green4U Products Ltd.
British Columbia, Ontario, Possibly National, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:
10996, 10998

Recall details

Ottawa, November 4, 2016 - Industry is recalling Golden Buffalo brand Pineapple Cake from the marketplace because it contains milk and sulphites which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk or sensitivity to sulphites should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Golden Buffalo Pineapple Cake 250 g All lot codes where milk and sulphites are not declared on the label 6 47406 00235 3

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 milk or sensitivity to sulphites, do not consume the recalled product as it 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 this product.

More information

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

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