Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

January 26, 2010 22:32 ET

Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)/Allergy Alert :Undeclared Milk and Egg in Selection Brand Iced Chocolatey Donuts

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 26, 2010) - Audio clips available at

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Metro Inc. are warning people with allergies to milk or egg not to consume Selection brand Iced Chocolatey Donuts. The affected product contains milk and egg which are not declared on the label.

The affected product, Selection brand Iced Chocolatey Donuts, are sold in 330 g packages bearing UPC 0 59749 89300 8. All Best Before dates are being recalled.

This product has been distributed in Ontario and Quebec.

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

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

The retailer, Metro Inc., Toronto, 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 call one of the following numbers:

Metro Customer Care at 1-877-763-7374 (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Eastern time, Monday to Friday); or,

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 or egg, two of the nine most common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page at:

For information on all food recalls, visit the CFIA's Food Recall Report at:

To find out more about receiving recalls by e-mail, and other food safety facts, visit our web site at:

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