Super Candy Buttons recalled due to undeclared egg

Starting date:
December 20, 2013
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Egg
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Regal Confections Inc.
Distribution:
National
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
8528

Advisory details

Ottawa, December 20, 2013 - Regal Confections Inc. is recalling Super Candy Buttons from the marketplace because they may contain egg which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg should not consume the recalled product described below.

What you should do

If you have an allergy to egg, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

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

Background

This recall was triggered by a recall in another country.  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.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Super Candy Buttons 54g 605262 6 62572 45130 9

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Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600

For more information

Regal Confections Inc.
Maria Bobotis, Quality Assurance
Tel.: 450-687-3291 ext. 120
Fax: 450-628-6844
Email: mbobotis@regalcandy.com

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