Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 03, 2013 02:41 ET

Warning: Health Hazard Alert-Certain Original Brand Original Halloween Kiss Candies Sold in Bulk May Contain Harmful Pieces of Metal

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 3, 2013) - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Original Foods are warning the public not to consume certain Original Brand Original Halloween Kiss candies described below because the product may contain harmful pieces of metal.

The following product, which says "made by Bonbons Associés" on the individual wrapper, was sold in bulk at locations across Canada. Retail-sized packages are not affected by this recall.

Brand Product Size
Original Original Halloween Kiss individually wrapped candies

Consumers who are unsure if they have affected product are advised to check with their retailer.

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

The manufacturer, Original Foods, Quebec division, Quebec, QC 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 the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form at http://www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus.

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

  • Media enquiries:
    CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600