Certain Macau Honghong brand Cracker products may contain undeclared sesame and almond

Starting date:
December 5, 2014
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Expanded Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Sesame Seeds, Allergen - Tree Nut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Loc-Sky Trading Co. Ltd.
Distribution:
Ontario, Quebec
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
9495

Advisory details

Ottawa, December 5, 2014 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with an allergy to sesame or almond not to consume the products described below because they may contain sesame or almond which is not declared on the label.

What you should do

Check to see if you have the products in your home. If the products are in your home, do not consume them.

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

Who is affected

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

Background

This warning was triggered by a consumer complaint. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of these or other products. If products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through a Food Recall Warning.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Macau Honghong Rice Cracker 300 g 2015.06.15 6 924535 411091
Macau Honghong Almond Cracker 500 g All codes 6 924535 411107
Macau Honghong Salted Almond Cracker 200 g All codes 6 924535 409180

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