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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Chippy brand and Jack 'N Jill Chippy brand Barbecue Flavored Corn Chips recalled due to undeclared wheat

Recall date:
October 21, 2014
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Gluten, Allergen - Wheat
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
AFOD Ltd. , APO Products Ltd., Corinthian Distributors Ltd., UNO Foods Ltd., Wilby Commercial Limited
Distribution:
Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Possibly National, Prince Edward Island, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9278, 9359, 9360, 9362, 9371

Recall details

Ottawa, October 21, 2014 - Industry is recalling Chippy brand and Jack 'N Jill Chippy brand Barbecue Flavored Corn Chips from the marketplace because they contain wheat which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to wheat or sensitivity to gluten should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Chippy Barbecue Flavored Corn Chips 110 g All codes where wheat is not declared on the label. 4 800016 101328
Jack 'N Jill Chippy Barbecue Flavored Corn Chips 110 g All codes where wheat is not declared on the label. 4 800016 101328

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 wheat or sensitivity to gluten, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) inspection activities. 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.

Illnesses

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

More information

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

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