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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) - Certain Coco Polo brand Dark Cocoa Bars recalled due to undeclared milk

From: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Recall date:
December 20, 2018
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Bulk Barn Foods Limited
Distribution:
National
Extent of the distribution:
Consumer
Reference number:
12689

Recall details

Ottawa, December 20, 2018 - The food recall warning issued on December 5, 2018 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Bulk Barn Foods Limited is recalling certain Coco Polo brand Dark Cocoa Bars from the marketplace because they contain milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC Code(s) on Product
Coco Polo Dark Cocoa Bar 70% Toasted Coconut & Chia 80 g 7 93809 40575 5 All codes where milk is not declared on the label
Coco Polo Dark Cocoa Bar 70% Whole Almonds 80 g 7 93809 40538 0 All codes where milk is not declared on the label
Coco Polo Dark Cocoa Bar 70% Ginger 71 g 7 93809 40630 1 All codes where milk is not declared on the label
Coco Polo Dark Cocoa Bar 70% with Tart Cherries 71 g 7 93809 40572 4 All codes where milk is not declared on the label
Coco Polo Dark Cocoa Bar 70% Cocoa Nibs 71 g 7 93809 40614 1 All codes where milk is not declared on the label
Coco Polo Dark Cocoa Bar 70% Quinoa 71 g 7 93809 40608 0 All codes where milk is not declared on the label
Coco Polo Dark Cocoa Bar 70% Cocoa 85 g 7 93809 40535 9 All codes where milk is not declared on the label

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

Background

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.

Illnesses

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

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Public enquiries and media

Public enquiries
Toll-free: 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and U.S.)
Telephone: 1-613-773-2342 (local or international)
Email: cfia.enquiries-demandederenseignements.acia@canada.ca
Media relations
Telephone: 613-773-6600
Email: cfia.media.acia@canada.ca
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