Canadian Food Inspection Agency



Canadian Food Inspection Agency

June 22, 2013 03:19 ET

Warning/Allergy Alert: Undeclared Milk and Wheat in Certain New Century Food Brand Loaf Cakes

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 22, 2013) -

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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and New Century Food Inc. are warning people with allergies to milk and wheat not to consume the New Century Food brand loaf cakes described below. The affected products contain milk and wheat which are not declared on the label.

The following New Century Food loaf cakes are affected by this alert:

Product Size UPC Expiry dates
Butter Loaf Cake 350g 0 776544 9 10/06-13 to 28/06-13
Butter Loaf Cake 400g 0 776583 7 10/06-13 to 28/06-13
Mango Loaf Cake 400g 0 776581 4 10/06-13 to 28/06-13
Banana Loaf Cake 400g 0 776584 7 10/06-13 to 28/06-13
Lemon Loaf Cake 400g 0 776582 3 10/06-13 to 28/06-13

These products have been distributed in Ontario.

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

Consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk and/or wheat.

The manufacturer, New Century Food Inc., Scarborough, ON, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For more information, consumers and industry can contact:

New Century Foods at 416-431-4994; 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/food_allergies.

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