Farm Boy brand Coconut Curry Lentil Soup and Farm Boy brand Leek & Potato Soup recalled due to undeclared milk and wheat

Starting date:
December 31, 2019
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Gluten, Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Wheat
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Farm Boy
Distribution:
Ontario
Extent of the product distribution:
Consumer
CFIA reference number:
13639

Last updated:

Advisory details

Ottawa, December 31, 2019 - Farm Boy is recalling Farm Boy brand Coconut Curry Lentil Soup and Farm Boy brand Leek & Potato Soup from the marketplace due to mispackaging because the former may contain milk and the latter may contain wheat which are not declared on the label. People who have an allergy to milk or wheat, or have celiac disease or other gluten-related disorders should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold at Farm Boy locations in Ontario.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Farm Boy Coconut Curry Lentil Soup 946 mL 8 08912 00563 8 20JA04
Farm Boy Leek & Potato Soup 946 mL 8 08912 00261 3 20JA03

What you should do

Check to see if you have the 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 or wheat, or have celiac disease or other gluten-related disorders, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

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

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 the recalled products from the marketplace.

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