Landers' Australian brand Gluten free Macadamia Shortbread recalled due to undeclared milk

Starting date:
December 6, 2019
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Tosuta International Sales Ltd.
Distribution:
National
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
13515

Last updated:

Advisory details

Ottawa, December 6, 2019 - Tosuta International Sales Ltd. is recalling Landers' Australian brand Gluten free Macadamia Shortbread 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.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Lander's Australian Gluten free Macadamia Shortbread 175 g 6 66394 00012 7 BEST BEFORE 23 SEP 20

What you should do

Check to see if you have the recalled product in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were 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 has been one reported reaction associated with the consumption of this product.

Background

This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. 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 the recalled product from the marketplace.

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