Ikea brand Marshmallow candy (GODIS PÅSKKYCKLING) may be unsafe due to possible contamination from mice infestation at the manufacturing plant

Starting date:
February 27, 2018
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning
Subcategory:
Microbiological - Other
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Ikea Canada
Distribution:
Alberta, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
12075

Advisory details

Ottawa, February 27, 2018 - Ikea Canada is recalling Ikea brand Marshmallow candy (GODIS PÅSKKYCKLING) from the marketplace due to possible contamination from mice infestation. These products may contain harmful bacteria. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold from Ikea stores in Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec, Manitoba, and Alberta.

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

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.

Who is affected

There have been no reported illnesses 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 industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Ikea Marshmallow candy
(GODIS PÅSKKYCKLING)
100 g All codes sold in 2018 1.602.603.11.0002

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