Margaritaville brand Island Lime Tortilla Chips recalled due to undeclared milk

Starting date:
August 1, 2014
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Charob Distribution Services Inc.
Distribution:
Ontario
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
9120

Advisory details

Ottawa, August 1, 2014 - Charob Distribution Services Inc. is recalling Margaritaville brand Island Lime Tortilla Chips from the marketplace because it contains milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in Ontario.

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled product in your home. Recalled product should be thrown out or returned to the store where it was purchased.

If you have an allergy to milk, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

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

Background

This recall was triggered by the company. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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
Margaritaville Island Lime Tortilla Chips 364 g xxxx*/190/L2/BEST/BY/10/07/14 where milk is not declared on the label
*xxxx - Digits indicate Military time and all times are included.
6 47671 31012 2

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