Undeclared milk in certain Orion brand Italian Gratin flavoured Italian potato chips


Starting date:
August 23, 2013
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Allergy Alert
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Fukuda Trading Co. Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, May be National
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
8262
Advisory details

Ottawa, August 23, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Fukuda Trading Co. Ltd. are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume certain Orion brand Italian Gratin flavoured Italian potato chips, listed below. The affected products contain milk which is not declared on the label.

These products have been distributed in British Columbia and Alberta and may have been distributed in other provinces as well.

There has been one reported illness associated with the consumption of these products.

Consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk.

The importer, Fukuda Trading Co. Ltd., Richmond, British Columbia, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected Products:

1)Orion Italian Gratin flavoured Italian potato chips 115 g All codes (where milk is not declared in the list of ingredients) 8 801117 718008

2) Orion Italian Gratin flavoured Italian potato chips 50 g All codes (where milk is not declared in the list of ingredients) 8 801117 910907