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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Coffee Soft Candy, Maccha Soft Candy and Ribon brand Soft Hokkaido Milk Candy recalled due to undeclared soy, milk and wheat

Recall date:
July 31, 2015
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Soy, Allergen - Wheat
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Can Roxy Trading Inc.
Distribution:
Ontario
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9975

Recall details

Ottawa, July 31, 2015 - Can-Roxy Trading Inc. is recalling Coffee Soft Candy, Maccha Soft Candy and Ribon brand Soft Hokkaido Milk Candy from the marketplace because they contain soy, milk and wheat which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to soy, milk or wheat or with a sensitivity to gluten should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Japanese Characters Only Coffee Soft Candy 90 g All codes where soy, milk and wheat are not properly declared on the label 4 901243 120684
Japanese Characters Only Maccha Soft Candy 90 g All codes where soy, milk and wheat are not properly declared on the label 4 901243 120233
Ribon Soft Hokkaido Milk Candy 110 g All codes where milk is not properly declared on the label 4 903316 430812

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 soy, milk or wheat or a sensitivity to gluten 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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