Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

June 24, 2016 18:16 ET

Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Ikea Brand Dark Chocolate Bars Recalled Due to Improperly Declared Tree Nuts and Milk

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 24, 2016) -

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Ikea Canada Inc. is recalling Ikea brand dark chocolate bars from the marketplace because they may contain tree nuts and milk which are improperly declared on the label. People with an allergy to tree nuts or milk should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold nationally.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Ikea CHOKLAD MÖRK
Dark chocolate
100 g 1.002.939.27.0003 Best before dates up to and including 2017.04.02
Ikea CHOKLAD MÖRK
Dark chocolate 70%
100 g 1.203.080.94.0009 Best before dates up to and including 2017.04.02

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 tree nuts or milk, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by the company. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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 in Canada associated with the consumption of these products.

More information

Contact Information

  • CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600