Undeclared milk in Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn brand Caramel Flavour Gourmet Popcorn

Starting date:
April 26, 2013
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Allergy Alert
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
7990

Advisory details

Ottawa, April 26, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn brand Caramel Flavour Gourmet Popcorn. The affected product contains milk which is not declared on the label.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.

Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk.

The manufacturer, Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn, Vernon, BC, is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size UPC Additional info
Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn Caramel Flavour Gourmet Popcorn sold in 190 g packages 6 28396 00100 7 Best Before date up to and including 30 SEPT 2013

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Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600

For more information

For more information, consumers and industry can contact:

Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn at 250-260-3073 or by fax at 250-545-6065; or

CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page.


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