Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

April 23, 2016 18:32 ET

Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Yamada Brand Frozen Imitation Seafood Products Recalled Due to Undeclared Egg

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 23, 2016) -

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Tokyo Y2K Import Export Canada Inc. is recalling Yamada brand frozen imitation seafood products from the marketplace because they contain egg which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg should not consume and hotels, restaurants and institutions should not sell or use the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in Ontario and Quebec and may have been distributed in other provinces and territories.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Yamada Frozen Imitation Breaded Scallop 454 g 8 854241 004448 BB 26JUL2016
Yamada Imitation Crab Meat Shredded 1 kg 8 854241 004721 BB 20APR2016 and
BB 03SEP2017
Yamada Frozen Fish Tofu (Half Shape) 10 kgs
(2 x 5 kg)
None BB 19AUG2016

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


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.


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

More information

Contact Information

  • CFIA Media Relations