Schneiders brand Country Naturals Wieners recalled due to undeclared milk

Starting date:
October 17, 2018
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Maple Leaf Foods Inc.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Possibly National, Saskatchewan
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
12538

Advisory details

Ottawa, October 17, 2018 - Maple Leaf Foods Inc. is recalling Schneiders brand Country Naturals Wieners from the marketplace because they may 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.

Who is affected

There has been one reported reaction associated with the consumption of this product.

Background

This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. 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
Schneiders Country Naturals Wieners 375 g Best Before 2018 OC 15 0 62000 10879 7

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Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600

For more information

Maple Leaf Foods Inc.: Consumer Engagement – 1-800-268-3708

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