Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 08, 2013 23:32 ET

Allergy Alert: Undeclared Milk in Certain Norma's Wholesome Bakery Goods Brand Banana Bread and Certain the Goodyman Brand Cookies

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 8, 2013) - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Norma's Bakery Ltd. are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume the banana bread and cookies described below. The affected products contain milk which is not declared on the label.

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

Brand Product Size UPC
Norma's Wholesome Bakery Goods Banana Bread 100 g 7 73510 00231 3
Norma's Wholesome Bakery Goods Chocolate Chip
Banana Bread
100 g 7 73510 00232 0
The Goodyman Chunky chocolate
(cookies)
100 g 6 83978 00003 8

These products have been distributed in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Ontario and may have been distributed in other provinces as well.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

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

The manufacturer, Norma's Bakery Ltd., Chilliwack, BC, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For more information, consumers and industry can contact:

Norma's Bakery Ltd. at 604-792-4023; 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

  • Norma's Bakery Ltd.
    604-792-4023

    CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600