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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Biscuits recalled due to undeclared egg, milk, and wheat

Recall date:
July 16, 2015
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Egg, Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Wheat
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
KNV Food Corporation
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9947

Recall details

Ottawa, July 16, 2015 - KNV Food Corporation is recalling biscuits from the marketplace because they contain egg, milk, and wheat which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg, milk, or 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
N/A (Cyrillic characters only) Caramel biscuits 500 g All codes where egg, milk, and wheat are not declared on the label 4 823010 201757
N/A (Cyrillic characters only) Medovyi biscuits 500 g All codes where milk and wheat are not declared on the label 4 823010 202068
N/A (Cyrillic characters only) Mint biscuits 500 g All codes where wheat is not declared on the label 4 823010 201108

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

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  • 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

    • KNV Food Corporation: knvfood@gmail.com
    • 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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