Kirkland Signature brand All Butter Croissants recalled from certain stores due to possible presence of plastic

Starting date:
January 6, 2018
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning
Subcategory:
Extraneous Material
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd.
Distribution:
Ontario
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
11960

Advisory details

Ottawa, January 6, 2018 - Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd. is recalling Kirkland Signature brand All Butter Croissants from certain stores in the marketplace due to the possible presence of plastic. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

The Kirkland Signature brand All Butter Croissants were sold only from the following locations in Ontario:

  • Costco Barrie - 41 Mapleview Dr. East, Barrie
  • Costco London South - 4313 Wellington Rd. South, London
  • Costco London North - 693 Wonderland Rd. North, London
  • Costco Newmarket - 18182 Yonge St., Newmarket
  • Costco Etobicoke - 50 Queen Elizabeth Blvd., Etobicoke.

The Kirkland Signature brand All Butter Croissants (Frozen, Uncooked) were sold only from the following locations in Ontario:

  • Costco Newmarket - 18182 Yonge St., Newmarket
  • Costco Etobicoke - 50 Queen Elizabeth Blvd., Etobicoke.

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled product in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Who is affected

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

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 the company is removing recalled product from the marketplace.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Kirkland Signature All Butter Croissants 12 pack Best Before
18/JA/07
Packaged on
18/JA/05
0 00010 46334 5
Kirkland Signature All Butter Croissants (Frozen, Uncooked) 204 x 85 g Produced on
01/02/18
Packaged on
18/JA/05
Best Before
18/AL/02
0 00010 46391 8

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Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600

For more information

Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd.: 1-800-463-3783 - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday to Friday, EST.

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