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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) - Booby Boons brand Lactation Cookies recalled due to undeclared peanut

From: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Recall date:
March 29, 2017
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Peanut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Purposeful Excellence Inc.
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Recall details

Ottawa, March 29, 2017 - The food recall warning issued on March 28, 2017 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Purposeful Excellence Inc. is recalling Booby Boons brand Lactation Cookies from the marketplace because they may contain peanut which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to peanut should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold nationally and through Internet sales.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC Code(s) on Product
Booby Boons Lactation Cookies – Chocolate Chip 168 g 6 27843 52531 8 All best before dates up to and including MAR07/2018
Booby Boons Lactation Cookies – Cocoa Quinoa 168 g 6 27843 52526 4 All best before dates up to and including MAR07/2018
Booby Boons Lactation Cookies – Oatmeal Raisin 168 g 6 27843 52525 7 All best before dates up to and including MAR07/2018

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 products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.


This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. 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 has been one reported reaction associated with the consumption of these products.

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