Mac's Favorites brand dark chocolate covered almonds recalled due to undeclared milk
- Starting date:
- October 30, 2017
- Type of communication:
- Alert sub-type:
- Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
- Allergen - Milk
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Source of recall:
- Canadian Food Inspection Agency
- Recalling firm:
- Mac's Convenience Stores Inc.
- Possibly National
- Extent of the product distribution:
- CFIA reference number:
- Advisory details
- What you should do
- Who is affected
- Affected products
- Related AWRs
- Media enquiries
Ottawa, October 30, 2017 - Mac's Convenience Stores Inc. is recalling Mac's Favorites brand dark chocolate covered almonds from the marketplace because they contain milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled product 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 milk, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.
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- View our detailed explanation of the food safety investigation and recall process
Who is affected
There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.
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.
|Brand name||Common name||Size||Code(s) on product||UPC|
|Mac's Favorites||Dark Chocolate Covered Almonds||113 g||All codes where milk is not declared within the list of ingredients||0 23637 42849 8|
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For more information
Mac's Convenience Stores Inc.: Western Canada (800) 268-5574 or firstname.lastname@example.org; Ontario (800) 424-2403
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