Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

November 09, 2013 02:46 ET

Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Forever Health Brand Imitation Ham Recalled Due to Undeclared Wheat

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 9, 2013) -

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Happy Veggie World is recalling Forever Health brand Imitation Ham products from the marketplace because they contain wheat which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to wheat should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been distributed in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario, Manitoba and Quebec.

Recalled products

Product Size UPC Codes
Imitation Ham 600 g 4 712263 061099 All codes
Vegan Ham (Imitation Meat) 1 kg 4 712263 060955 All codes

What you should do

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

  • Learn more about common food allergies at:

http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food/information-for-consumers/fact-sheets/labelling-food-packaging-and-storage/food-allergies/eng/1332442914456/1332442980290.

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http://www.inspection.gc.ca/about-the-cfia/newsroom/stay-connected/eng/1299856061207/1299856119191.

Background

This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. 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 products from the marketplace.

Illnesses

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

More information

Contact Information

  • CFIA
    613-773-6600