Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

July 08, 2016 14:55 ET

Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Ikea Brand Chocolate Products Recalled Due to Improperly Declared Tree Nuts And Milk

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 8, 2016) -

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The food recall warning issued on June 24, 2016 has been updated to include additional product information.

Ikea Canada is recalling Ikea brand chocolate products 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 All lot codes sold up to and including July 1, 2016
Ikea CHOKLAD MÖRK
Dark chocolate 70%
100 g 1.203.080.94.0009 All lot codes sold up to and including July 1, 2016
Ikea CHOKLAD LINGON & BLÅBÄR
Milk chocolate with lingonberry and dark chocolate with bilberry
180 g 1.602.184.21.0009 All lot codes sold up to and including July 1, 2016
Ikea GODIS CHOKLADKROKANT
Milk chocolate with butterscotch pieces
450 g 1.202.155.04.0002 All lot codes sold up to and including July 1, 2016
Ikea GODIS CHOKLADRÅN
Milk chocolate covered wafers with chocolaty filling
168 g 1.202.290.30.0009 All lot codes sold up to and including July 1, 2016
Ikea CHOKLAD LJUS
Milk Chocolate
100 g 1.402.939.25.0003 All lot codes sold up to and including July 1, 2016
Ikea CHOKLAD NÖT
Milk chocolate with hazelnut
100 g 1.202.939.26.0008 All lot codes sold up to and including July 1, 2016

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.

Learn more about common food allergies

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View our detailed explanation of the food safety investigation and recall process

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

IKEA Canada: www.ikea.ca

CFIA: www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus

Contact Information

  • CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600