Donuts recalled due to undeclared egg

Starting date:
May 9, 2014
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Egg
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Sunrise Bakery Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Saskatchewan
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
8865

Advisory details

Ottawa, May 9, 2014 - The food recall warning issued on May 7, 2014 has been updated to include additional products. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Sunrise Bakery Ltd. is recalling donuts from the marketplace because they contain egg which is not declared on the labels. People with an allergy to egg should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products, which were distributed by Dawn Food Products, Calgary, AB, have been sold in Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario.

What you should do

If you have an allergy to egg, 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 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 product from the marketplace.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
None Apple Fritter Donut 54 per case All codes where egg is not declared on the label 0 55138 03619 3
None Bismark Donut 72 per case All codes where egg is not declared on the label 0 55138 03618 6
None Long John 72 per case All codes where egg is not declared on the label 0 55138 03616 2

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For more information

Please note that the affected products may have been repacked or further decorated at retail so they may not be exactly as described above. Consumers who are unsure if they have purchased the affected products are advised to contact their retailer.

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.