Undeclared milk in certain Clic brand strawberry flavored marshmallow

Starting date:
October 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:
Clic International Inc.
Distribution:
National
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
8423

Advisory details

Ottawa, October 26, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Clic International Inc. are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume certain Clic brand Strawberry Flavored Marshmallow described below. The affected product may contain milk which is not declared on the label.

There has been one reported illness 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 importer, Clic International Inc., Montreal, Quebec, is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

The following Clic brand product, Product of China, is affected by this alert:

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Clic Strawberry Flavored Marshmallow 250 g Best Before Date
17/01/2014
0 58504 63981 3

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