Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 17, 2013 03:43 ET

Warning: Updated Allergy Alert-Undeclared Egg in Various KCB and RFP Brand Baked Goods

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 17, 2013) -

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The public warning issued on October 9, 2013 has been updated to include additional products.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Regal Snacks Inc. are warning people with allergies to eggs not to consume the KCB and RFP brand products described below. The affected products may contain egg which is not declared on the labels.

All Best Before dates of the following products are affected by this alert:

Brand Product Size UPC
KCB Punjabi Sooji Cookies 737 g 0 12042 00148 8
KCB Badam Khatie 369 g 8 12042 00125 5
KCB Badam Khatie 850 g 8 12042 00294 8
KCB Salted Jeera Biscuits 369 g 8 12042 00132 3
KCB Salted Jeera Biscuits 624 g 8 12042 00291 7
KCB Elaichi Khatie 369 g 8 12042 00128 6
KCB Coconut Biscuits 369 g 8 12042 00127 9
KCB Nan Khatie 369 g 8 12042 00117 0
KCB Badam & Coconut Biscuits 369 g 8 12042 00134 7
KCB Cashew Khatie 198 g 8 12042 00302 0
KCB Cashew Khatie 850 g 8 12042 00297 9
RFP Cake Rusk 567 g 8 12042 00261 0

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 egg.

The importer, Regal Snacks Inc., Etobicoke, ON, 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:

Mahmood Arshad, Regal Snacks Inc., at 647-393-5564; 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: http://www.foodsafety.gc.ca. Food and consumer product recalls are also available at http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca.

Contact Information

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    CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600