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Updated Allergy Alert - Undeclared EGG and MILK in YUM YUM FOOD brand SHRIMP WONTON and SHRIMP DUMPLING

Recall / advisory date:
February 11, 2013
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Egg, Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Yum Yum Foods
Distribution:
Ontario
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
7814

Advisory details

Ottawa, February 11, 2013 - The public warning issued on February 9, 2013 has been updated to include two additional products.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Yum Yum Food are warning people with allergies to egg or milk not to consume, and retailers not to sell, the Yum Yum Food brand Shrimp Wonton and Shrimp Dumpling products described below. The affected products contain egg and milk which are not declared on the label.

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

Consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to egg or milk.

The manufacturer, Yum Yum Food, Toronto, Ontario is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/fssa/labeti/allerg/allerge.shtml.

For information on all food recalls, visit the CFIA's Food Recall Report at: http://active.inspection.gc.ca/eng/corp/recarapp_dbe.asp.

To find out more about receiving recalls by e-mail, and other food safety facts, visit: www.foodsafety.gc.ca. Food and consumer product recalls are also available at http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca.

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC
Yum Yum Food Shrimp Wonton 200 g 8 30121 10015 6
Yum Yum Food Shrimp Dumpling 170 g 8 30121 10016 3

More information

For more information, consumers and industry can call one of the following numbers:

Yum Yum Food at 416-297-0688;

CFIA at 1-800-442-2342 / TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page.

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page.

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CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600
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