Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

March 08, 2012 02:39 ET

CFIA/Allergy Alert: Undeclared Fish and soy in Gold Phoenix Asian Food Brand Spring Rolls & Sauce Products

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 8, 2012) - Product photos are available at http://bit.ly/xr2MYL

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Gold Phoenix Asian Food are warning people with allergies to fish or soy not to consume the Spring Rolls and Sauce products described below. The affected products contain fish and soy which are not declared on the label.

The following Gold Phoenix Asian Food brand Spring Rolls and Sauce products, sold frozen, are affected by this alert.

Product Size UPC Allergen
Crispy Vegetable & Yam Spring Rolls & Sauce Variable weight
(500 to 650 g)
8 13006 00008 6 Fish & Soy
Vietnamese Crispy Spring Rolls & Sauce Variable weight
(500 to 650 g)
8 13006 00009 3 Fish

These products have been distributed in British Columbia.

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

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

The manufacturer, Gold Phoenix Asian Food, Royston, 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 call one of the following numbers:

Gold Phoenix Asian Food at 1-250-338-3881;

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 Fish and Soy, two 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 all food recalls, visit the CFIA's Food Recall Report at: http://active.inspection.gc.ca/eng/corp/recarapp_dbe.asp.

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

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