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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Trader Joe's brand Cinnamon Almonds recalled due to undeclared peanut

Recall date:
March 13, 2015
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Peanut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Transilvania Trading
Distribution:
British Columbia
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9710

Recall details

Ottawa, March 13, 2015 - Transilvania Trading is recalling Trader Joe's brand Cinnamon Almonds from the marketplace because they may contain peanut which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to peanut should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold at Pirate Joe's, located at 2348 West 4th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia from November 12, 2014 to March 13, 2015 inclusively.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Trader Joe's Cinnamon Almonds 454 g All codes 0076 1437

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled product in your home. Recalled product should be thrown out or returned to the store where it was purchased.

If you have an allergy to peanut, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by a recall in another country. 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 recalled product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

There have been no reported reactions in Canada associated with the consumption of this product.

More information

  • Pirate Joe's: 604-620-9242
  • For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

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