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Food Recall Warning - Christie brand Golden Oreo Cookies recalled due to incorrect carbohydrate declaration

Recall date:
March 20, 2015
Reason for recall:
Labelling, Nutrition
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Company / Firm:
Mondelez Canada Inc.
Distribution:
National
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9721

Recall details

Ottawa, March 20, 2015 - Mondelez Canada Inc. is voluntarily recalling select 300 g and 500 g Christie brand Golden Oreo Cookies from the marketplace due to an incorrect carbohydrate declaration on the Nutrition Facts table. Affected products declare 8 g of carbohydrate per serving, but contain 17 g of carbohydrate per serving. Impacted Best Before dates are set out below; all other Best Before dates are unaffected. People who are monitoring blood glucose levels and carbohydrate consumption should be aware that the amount of carbohydrate in a serving is 17 g, not 8 g as indicated on the label, or should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold nationally in Canada only.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Christie Golden Oreo Cookies 300 g

All codes which declare carbohydrate as 8 g per 2 cookies (23 g).

This affects Best Before dates:

2015FE16KM
2015FE17KM
2015FE18KM
2015FE19KM
2015FE23KM
2015MR23KM
2015MR24KM
2015MR25KM
2015AL28KM
2015AL29KM
2015MA25KM
2015MA26KM
2015MA27KM
2015JN15KM
2015JN16KM
2015JN17KM
2015JL13KM
2015JL14KM
2015JL15KM

0 66721 00098 9
Christie Golden Oreo Cookies 500 g

All codes which declare carbohydrate as 8 g per 2 cookies (23 g).

This affects Best Before dates:

2015FE16KM
2015FE17KM
2015MR23KM
2015MR24KM
2015JN15KM
2015JN16KM

0 66721 00106 1

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. If you have diabetes or are monitoring carbohydrate consumption you should be aware that the amount of carbohydrate in a serving is 17 g, not 8 g as indicated on the label, or should not consume the recalled products described above.

Background

This recall was triggered by consumer complaints.

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.

Complaints

There have been complaints associated with these products.

More information

  • Mondelez Canada Inc., Mississauga: 1-877-799-5633
  • CFIA: www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus

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

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Media enquiries

Mondelez Canada Media Relations
1-847-943-5678

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600
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