Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

July 08, 2009 23:48 ET

CFIA/Allergy Alert-Undeclared Milk In Certain Treasure Mills Brand Brownie Bars

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 8, 2009) - Audio clips available at www.inspection.gc.ca/english/corpaffr/relations/indexaude.shtml.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Treasure Mills Bakery are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume certain Treasure Mills brand Brownie Bars described below. The affected product contains milk which is not declared on the label.

All codes of the following product are affected by this alert:



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Brand Product Size UPC
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Treasure Mills Allergen Sensitive 400 g (10 bars) 8 05658 43080 9
School Safe
Brownie Bars
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Treasure Mills Allergen Sensitive 800 g 8 05658 45080 7
School Safe
Brownie Bars
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This product has been distributed nationally.

There has been one reported allergic reaction associated with the consumption of this product.

Consumption of these Brownie Bars may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk proteins.

The manufacturer, Treasure Mills Bakery of Newmarket, Ontario, is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For more information consumers and industry can call the CFIA at 1-800-442-2342 / TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).

For information on milk, one of the nine most common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/fssa/labeti/allerg/allerge.shtml

For information on receiving recalls by e-mail, or for other food safety facts, visit our web site at www.inspection.gc.ca.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    Media Relations
    613-773-6600