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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Vinacafé and Vinacafé BH Wake-Up brands coffee products recalled due to undeclared milk

Recall date:
November 13, 2014
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
New World Imports Ltd., Thai Indochine Trading Inc.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, New Brunswick, Ontario, Possibly National, Saskatchewan
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9451, 9547

Recall details

Ottawa, November 13, 2014 - Thai Indochine Trading Inc. is recalling Vinacafé and Vinacafé BH Wake-Up brands coffee products from the marketplace because they contain milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Vinacafé Café 3 in 1 Gold 24 x 20 g All codes where milk is not declared on the label. 8 934683 008638
Vinacafé Instant Coffee Mix "3 trong 1" 24 x 20 g All codes where milk is not declared on the label. 8 934683 002599
Vinacafé BH Wake-Up Instant Coffee Mix
(weasel coffee)
20 x 17 g All codes where milk is not declared on the label. 8 934683 008478

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.

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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