Undeclared wheat and sulphites in certain Western Family brand Marinated Steak
- Starting date:
- July 26, 2013
- Type of communication:
- Alert sub-type:
- Allergy Alert
- Allergen - Sulphites, Allergen - Wheat
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Source of recall:
- Canadian Food Inspection Agency
- Recalling firm:
- Vantage Foods (BC) Inc.
- Alberta, British Columbia
- Extent of the product distribution:
- CFIA reference number:
Ottawa, July 26, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Vantage Foods (BC) Inc. are warning people with allergies to wheat or sensitivities to sulphites not to consume the Western Family brand product described below. The affected product may contain wheat and sulphites which are not declared on the label.
This product has been distributed in Alberta and British Columbia.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.
Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to wheat or sensitivities to sulphites.
The manufacturer, Vantage Foods (BC) Inc., Chilliwack, BC, is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.
|Brand name||Common name||Size||UPC||Additional info|
|Western Family||Marinated Beef Top Sirloin Steak (Teriyaki)||variable||0 056364 502773||
From 13.JN.23 to 13.AU.3
All best before dates where wheat or sulphites do not appear on the label
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