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This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.

Users should note that the products listed in the archive have been subject to removal from the marketplace or appropriate corrective action. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date.

Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Happy Planet brand Chocolate banana protein smoothie recalled due to undeclared cashew

From: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Recall date:
March 4, 2016
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Tree Nut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Happy Planet Foods Inc.
Distribution:
National
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
10440

Recall details

Ottawa, March 4, 2016 - Happy Planet Foods Inc. is recalling Happy Planet brand Chocolate banana protein smoothie from the marketplace because it contains cashew which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to cashew should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC Code(s) on Product
Happy Planet Chocolate banana protein smoothie 900 mL 7 79172 22328 8 SWANN 2016AL27

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 cashew, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by the company. 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 associated with the consumption of this product.

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Public enquiries and media

Public enquiries
Toll-free: 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and U.S.)
Telephone: 1-613-773-2342 (local or international)
Email: cfia.enquiries-demandederenseignements.acia@canada.ca
Media relations
Telephone: 613-773-6600
Email: cfia.media.acia@canada.ca
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