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Food Recall Warning - PC Blue Menu brand Bran Flakes Cereal recalled due to pieces of plastic

Recall date:
February 25, 2015
Reason for recall:
Extraneous Material
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Company / Firm:
Loblaw Companies Limited
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Recall details

Ottawa, February 25, 2015 - Loblaw Companies Limited is voluntarily recalling PC Blue Menu brand Bran Flakes Cereal from the marketplace due to possible plastic contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
PC Blue Menu Bran Flakes Cereal 775 g Best before dates 2015 AU 26 up to and including 2016 JA 07 0 60383 74782 4

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.


This warning was triggered by the company. Loblaw Companies Limited is voluntarily recalling the potentially affected product from the marketplace.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.


There have been no reported injuries associated with the consumption of this product.

More information

  • Loblaw Companies Limited: Customer Service: 1-888-495-5111 or
  • CFIA:

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