Undeclared milk in certain Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn product

Starting date:
May 6, 2013
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Updated Allergy Alert
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Saskatchewan
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
8016

Advisory details

Ottawa, May 6, 2013 - The public warning issued on April 29, 2013 has been updated to include additional Best Before dates.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Hevy D’s Old Fashioned Kettle Corn are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume the Hevy D’s Old Fashioned Kettle Korn product described below. The affected product contains milk which is not declared on the label.

This product may have been distributed in other provinces and territories as well.

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

Consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk.

The manufacturer, Hevy D’s Old Fashioned Kettle Korn, Vernon, BC, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC Additional info
Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn Caramel Flavour Gourmet Popcorn 190 g Best Before dates: Up to and including 02 OCT 2013 6 28396 00100 7 Distribution: Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Saskatchewan

Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600

For more information

For more information, consumers and industry can contact:

Hevy D’s Old Fashioned Kettle Korn at 250-260-3073 or by fax at 250-545-6065; or

CFIA by filling out the online feedback form at http://www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus.

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page.