Hazella brand Chocolatey Hazelnut Spread recalled due to undeclared almonds
- Starting date:
- November 28, 2013
- Type of communication:
- Alert sub-type:
- Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
- Allergen - Other
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Source of recall:
- Canadian Food Inspection Agency
- Recalling firm:
- Magid Brothers Distribution Inc.
- Extent of the product distribution:
- CFIA reference number:
- Advisory details
- What you should do
- Who is affected
- Affected products
- Related AWRs
- Media enquiries
Ottawa, November 28, 2013 - Frères Magid Brothers Distribution is recalling Hazella brand Chocolatey Hazelnut Spread from the marketplace because it contains almonds which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to almonds should not consume the recalled product described below.
The following product has been sold nationally.
What you should do
If you have an allergy to almonds, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.
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Who is affected
There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.
This recall was triggered by a Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. The 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.
|Brand name||Common name||Size||Code(s) on product||UPC|
|Hazella||Chocolatey Hazelnut Spread||150 g||13035||0 63517 01136 5|
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For more information
For more information, consumers and industry can contact:
- Frères Magid Brothers Distribution: 1-800-363-8209; or
- CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.
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