Sue's Jerky brand Sweet Sesame Pork Jerky recalled due to undeclared fish

Starting date:
August 25, 2017
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Fish
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Soo Jerky Ltd.
Distribution:
British Columbia, Ontario
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
11681

Advisory details

Ottawa, August 25, 2017 - Soo Jerky Ltd. is recalling Sue's Jerky brand Sweet Sesame Pork Jerky, which is sold individually or in a Variety Pack, from the marketplace because it contains fish which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to fish 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 you have an allergy to fish, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

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

Background

This recall was triggered by the company. 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 Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Sue's Jerky Sweet Sesame Pork Jerky 40 g 778085, 775687 0 65717 61053 9
Sue's Jerky Variety Pack 12 x 40 g 776382, 777186, 778086, 776087, 776287, 777288 0 65717 62005 7

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