Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

February 13, 2015 17:54 ET

Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Jack 'N Jill brand Chicharron products recalled due to undeclared wheat

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb. 13, 2015) -

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Industry is recalling Jack 'N Jill brand Chicharron products from the marketplace because they contain wheat which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to wheat or sensitivity to gluten should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in Ontario, but may have been distributed in other provinces.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Jack 'N Jill Chicharron ni Mang Juan - Espesyal Suka't Sili 90 g 4 800016 110528 All codes where wheat is not declared on the label.
Jack 'N Jill Chicharron ni Mang Juan - Sukang Paombong 90 g 4 800016 110511 All codes where wheat is 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 wheat or sensitivity to gluten, 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 CFIA's 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