Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 10, 2013 01:38 ET

Allergy Alert: Undeclared Egg in Certain KCB Brand Pista Khatie

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 10, 2013) -

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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Regal Snacks are warning people with allergies to eggs not to consume the KCB brand Pista Khatie described below. The affected product may contain egg which is not declared on the label.

The affected product, KCB brand Pista Khatie, is sold in 369 g packages bearing UPC 8 12042 00129 3. All Best Before dates are affected.

This product has been distributed in Ontario.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.

Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to egg.

The importer, Regal Snacks, Etobicoke, ON, 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 contact:

Mahmood Arshad, Regal Snacks, at 647-393-5564; or,

CFIA by filling out the online feedback form at http://www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus.

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

For information on all food recalls, visit the CFIA's Food Recall Report at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/recalls

To find out more about receiving recalls by e-mail, and other food safety facts, visit: www.foodsafety.gc.ca. Food and consumer product recalls are also available at http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca.

Contact Information

  • CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600