Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 21, 2014 15:01 ET

Chippy Brand and Jack 'N Jill Chippy Brand Barbecue Flavored Corn Chips Recalled Due to Undeclared Gluten and Wheat

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 21, 2014) -

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APO Products Ltd. is recalling Chippy brand and Jack 'N Jill Chippy brand Barbecue Flavored Corn Chips from the marketplace because they contain gluten and wheat which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to gluten or wheat should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island and Quebec and may have been distributed in other provinces.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Chippy Barbecue Flavored Corn Chips 110 g 4 800016 101328 All codes where gluten and wheat are not declared on the label.
Jack 'N Jill Chippy Barbecue Flavored Corn Chips 110 g 4 800016 101328 All codes where gluten and wheat are not declared on the label.

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

If you have an allergy to gluten or wheat, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

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- View our detailed explanation of the food safety investigation and recall process

Background

This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) inspection activities. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.

Reactions

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

More information

- CFIA: www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus

Contact Information

  • CFIA
    Media Relations
    613-773-6600