The Pie Place brand cookie products recalled due to undeclared milk, wheat and soy

Starting date:
April 1, 2014
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Soy, Allergen - Wheat
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
The Pie Place
Distribution:
Ontario
Extent of the product distribution:
Consumer
CFIA reference number:
8749

Advisory details

Ottawa, April 1, 2014 - The Pie Place is recalling various cookie products from the marketplace because they contain milk, wheat and soy which are not declared on the label. People with allergies to milk, wheat, or soy should not consume the recalled products described below.

What you should do

If you have an allergy to milk, wheat, or soy do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

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

Background

This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) inspection activities. 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 the recalled product from the marketplace.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
The Pie Place Chocolate Chunk Cookies None All products where milk and wheat are not declared in the list of ingredients None
The Pie Place Double Chocolate Cookies None All products where milk and wheat are not declared in the list of ingredients None
The Pie Place Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies None All products where milk and soy are not declared in the list of ingredients None
The Pie Place Oatmeal Raisin Cookies None All products where milk and soy are not declared in the list of ingredients None
The Pie Place Peanut Butter Cookies None All products where milk, wheat, and soy are not declared in the list of ingredients None

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Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600

For more information

The Pie Place, Embro ON: theschuts@pieplace.com

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