Sweets Sucreries brand Dark Chocolate Covered Cranberries recalled due to undeclared milk

Starting date:
November 21, 2018
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 3
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Farm Boy
Distribution:
Ontario
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
12643

Advisory details

Ottawa, November 21, 2018 - Farm Boy is recalling Sweets Sucreries brand Dark Chocolate Covered Cranberries 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 have been no reported reactions 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
Sweets Sucreries Dark Chocolate Covered Cranberries 220 g 19 JAN 23
19 FE 06
7 79245 97181 8

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Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600

For more information

Farm Boy, 1427 Ogilvie Rd. Ottawa ON. K1J 8M7 613-247-1007

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