Safeway brand baked bean products recalled due to undeclared mustard

Starting date:
March 27, 2014
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Mustard
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Bonduelle Americas
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Saskatchewan
Extent of the product distribution:
Consumer
CFIA reference number:
8742

Advisory details

Ottawa, March 27, 2014 - Bonduelle Americas is recalling Safeway brand bean products from the marketplace because they contain mustard which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to mustard should not consume the recalled products described below.

What you should do

If you have an allergy to mustard, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

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

Background

This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) inspection activities. 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 products from the marketplace.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Safeway Baked Beans with Pork in Tomato Sauce 398 mL All codes where mustard is not declared on the label 0 58200 34010 5
Safeway Baked Beans with Pork in Tomato Sauce 796 mL All codes where mustard is not declared on the label 0 58200 34014 3
Safeway Boston Style Baked Beans with Pork and Molasses 398 mL All codes where mustard is not declared on the label 0 58200 34024 2
Safeway Baked Beans in Tomato Sauce 398 mL All codes where mustard is not declared on the label 0 58200 34020 4
Safeway 10$ Care Package N/A The baked beans component only is affected by this recall PLU 00547
Safeway 5$ Care Package N/A The baked beans component only is affected by this recall PLU 00547

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Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600

For more information

  • Sophie Leroux, Quebec Regional Director of Quality
    Tel: 450-469-3159 X 10303
    sophie.leroux@bonduelle.com
  • CFIA by filling out the online feedback form