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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - President's Choice brand breaded shrimp products recalled due to undeclared egg

Recall date:
December 19, 2017
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Egg
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Loblaw Companies Limited
Distribution:
National
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
11933

Recall details

Ottawa, December 19, 2017 - Loblaw Companies Limited is recalling certain President's Choice brand frozen breaded shrimp products from the marketplace because they 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
President's Choice Butterflied Shrimp 400 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 0 60383 73927 0
President's Choice Torpedo Shrimp 340 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 0 60383 15672 5
President's Choice Coconut Shrimp 454 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 0 60383 99849 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 egg, 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 (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.

Illnesses

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

More information

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

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