Canadian Food Inspection Agency



Canadian Food Inspection Agency

May 01, 2014 14:15 ET

Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Yogourt Cups Recalled Due to Undeclared Almonds

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 1, 2014) - Cuisine Karo Inc. is recalling Yogourt Cups from the marketplace because they contain almonds which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to almonds should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in Quebec.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Menu Strawberry and yogourt cup 300 g 6 29172 05882 6 All Best Before dates where almonds do not appear on the label.
Menu Blueberry and yogourt cup 300 g 6 29172 05881 9 All Best Before dates where almonds do not appear on the label.
Prepared by Cuisine Karo Inc. Strawberry and yogourt cup 300 g 6 29172 01772 4 All Best Before dates where almonds do not appear on the label.
Prepared by Cuisine Karo Inc. Blueberry and yogourt cup 300 g 6 29172 01771 7 All Best Before dates where almonds do not appear on the label.

What you should do

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

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

- Sign up for recall notifications by email or follow us on Twitter 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) 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 products from the marketplace.

Illnesses

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

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