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This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.

Users should note that the products listed in the archive have been subject to removal from the marketplace or appropriate corrective action. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date.

Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Ikea brand CHOKLADKROKANT BREDBAR Chocolate flavour spread with butterscotch pieces recalled due to improperly declared tree nuts

From: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Recall date:
July 28, 2016
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Tree Nut
Hazard classification:
Class 3
Company / Firm:
Ikea Canada
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Recall details

Ottawa, July 28, 2016 - The food recall warning issued on July 8, 2016 has been updated to include additional product information.

Ikea Canada is recalling Ikea brand CHOKLADKROKANT BREDBAR Chocolate flavour spread with butterscotch pieces from the marketplace because it may contain tree nuts which are improperly declared on the label. People with an allergy to tree nuts should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC Code(s) on Product
Ikea CHOKLADKROKANT BREDBAR Chocolate flavour spread with butterscotch pieces 400 g 1.602.501.33.0007 All lot codes sold up to and including July 28, 2016

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 tree nuts, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.


This recall was triggered by the company. 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.


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

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CHOKLADKROKANT BREDBAR Chocolate flavour spread

CHOKLADKROKANT BREDBAR Chocolate flavour spread

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