OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug 23, 2013) - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Genuine Bakery & Catering are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume certain Hometown and Genuine Bakery Deli & Catering brands of bread products, described below. The affected products contain milk which is not declared on the label.
All lot codes / Best Before dates of the following products where milk is not declared in the list of ingredients are affected by this alert:
|Brand||Product||Size||UPC||Code / Best Before |
|Hometown||Enriched White Bread||675 g||7 76237 77771 7||*All codes up to and included AU 30|
|Hometown||100 % Whole Wheat Bread||675 g||7 76237 77772 4||* All codes up to and included AU 30|
|Genuine Bakery Deli & Catering||Enriched White Bread||675 g||7 76237 77771 7||* All codes up to and included AU 30|
|Genuine Bakery Deli & Catering||100 % Whole Wheat Bread||675 g||7 76237 77772 4||* All codes up to and included AU 30|
* where milk is not declared in the list of ingredients.
These products have been distributed in Ontario.
There have been no reported illnesses 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 manufacturer, Genuine Bakery & Catering, Hamilton, Ontario, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.
For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/fssa/labeti/allerg/allerge.shtml.
For information on all food recalls, visit the CFIA's Food Recall Report at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/recalls.
To find out more about receiving recalls by e-mail, and other food safety facts, visit: www.foodsafety.gc.ca. Food and consumer product recalls are also available at http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca.