Canadian Food Inspection Agency



Canadian Food Inspection Agency

April 30, 2013 18:15 ET

Updated Allergy Alert: Undeclared Milk in Certain Co-Op Gold Brand Toffee Kettle Corn

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 30, 2013) - The public warning issued on April 29, 2013 has been updated to include additional Best Before dates and additional distribution information.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume the Co-Op Gold brand Toffee Kettle Corn described below. The affected product contains milk which is not declared on the label.

The following product is affected by this alert:

Brand Product Size UPC Best Before dates Distribution*
Co-op Gold Toffee Kettle Corn 190 g 0 57316 15440 8 Up to and including
14 OCT 2013
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, North West Territories, Saskatchewan, Yukon

* This product may have been distributed in other provinces and territories as well.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.

Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk.

The manufacturer, Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn, Vernon, BC, is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For more information, consumers and industry can contact:

Hevy D's Old Fashioned Kettle Korn at 250-260-3073 or by fax at 250-545-6065; or

CFIA by filling out the online feedback form at http://www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus.

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/fssa/labeti/allerg/allerge.shtml.

For information on all food recalls, visit the CFIA's Food Recall Report at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/recalls

To find out more about receiving recalls by e-mail, and other food safety facts, visit: www.foodsafety.gc.ca. Food and consumer product recalls are also available at http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca.

Contact Information

  • CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600