Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

August 21, 2012 16:32 ET

CFIA/Expanded Allergy Alert: Undeclared Milk in Various Crispy Just Baked brand Cookies

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 21, 2012) - The public warning issued on August 3, 2012 has been expanded to include additional sizes of previously recalled products.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and TWI Foods Inc. are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume the Crispy Just Baked brand cookies described below. The affected products contain milk which is not declared on certain labels.

All codes of the following cookies which do not clearly declare milk on the labels are affected
by this alert.

Brand Product Size UPC
Crispy Just Baked Almond Cookies 800 g 6 27265 00220 6
Crispy Just Baked Almond Cookies 1.135 kg (2.5 lb) 6 27265 00271 8
Crispy Just Baked Coconut Cookies 800 g 6 27265 00263 3
Crispy Just Baked Coconut Cookies 1.135 kg (2.5 lb) 6 27265 00275 6
Crispy Just Baked Pistachio Cookies 800 g 6 27265 00261 9
Crispy Just Baked Pistachio Cookies 1.135 kg (2.5 lb) 6 27265 00273 2

These products may have been distributed nationally.

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, TWI Foods Inc., Mississauga, ON 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 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 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

  • CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600