Heinz Apple broccoli, pea & brown rice and Mott's Fruitsations Fruit Rockets – Unsweetened Strawberry recalled due to potential for spoilage

Starting date:
August 7, 2015
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning
Subcategory:
Microbiological - Non harmful (Quality/Spoilage)
Hazard classification:
Class 3
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Canada Dry Mott's Inc., Heinz Canada
Distribution:
National
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
9950

Advisory details

Ottawa, August 7, 2015 - Industry is recalling Heinz Apple broccoli, pea & brown rice and Mott's Fruitsations Fruit Rockets – Unsweetened Strawberry from the marketplace due to potential loss of seal, causing spoilage. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

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 an infant or child has been fed the products described above, discontinue use and monitor for symptoms. Consumption of spoiled food may cause symptoms such as upset stomach, vomiting and diarrhea. If you have any concerns, please seek medical attention.

Who is affected

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

Background

This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Heinz Apple, broccoli, pea & brown rice 128 ml 2016 MR 03
2016 MR 04
0 57000 02990 6
Mott's Fruitsations Fruit Rockets – Unsweetened Strawberry – Apple Strawberry Fruit Blend 90 g NO2615 G5 0 65912 00019 7
Mott's Fruitsations Fruit Rockets – Unsweetened Strawberry – Apple Strawberry Fruit Blend 4 x 90 g NO2615 0 65912 00020 0

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Media enquiries

  • Canada Dry Mott's Inc., Media Relations: 972-673-5539
  • CFIA Media Relations: 613-773-6600

For more information

  • Kraft Canada Inc.: Kathy Murphy, Head of Communications: 416-441-5610
  • Canada Dry Mott's Inc., Legal Department: 914-846-2348
  • CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.