Original Foods brand MallowBats and M'allows recalled due to undeclared milk

Starting date:
October 22, 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:
Original Foods Ltd.
Distribution:
National
Extent of the product distribution:
Consumer
CFIA reference number:
12593

Advisory details

Ottawa, October 22, 2018 - Original Foods Ltd. is recalling Original Foods brand MallowBats and M'allows 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 products 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 products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

There has been one reported reaction associated with the consumption of these products.

Background

This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. The 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
Original Foods MallowBats 200 g All codes where milk is not declared on the label 0 65571 63559 4
Original Foods MallowBats 250 g 8201 and 8220 0 65571 63555 6
Original Foods M'allows 100 g All codes where milk is not declared on the label 0 65571 63332 3

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