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This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.

Users should note that the products listed in the archive have been subject to removal from the marketplace or appropriate corrective action. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date.

Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Lotte brand Kancho Choco Biscuit recalled due to undeclared peanut

From: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Recall date:
February 21, 2018
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Peanut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Korea Food Trading, Lemond Food Corp., Pan Asia Food Co., Seoul Trading Corporation, Sunjin Trading Inc., T-Brothers Food And Trading Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Possibly National, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
12058, 12064, 12065, 12069, 12076, 12077, 12101

Recall details

Ottawa, February 21, 2018 - The food recall warning issued on February 13, 2018 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Industry is recalling Lotte brand Kancho Choco Biscuit from the marketplace because they may contain peanut which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to peanut should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC Code(s) on Product
Lotte Kancho Choco Biscuit 168 g 8 801062 245055 All codes where peanut is not declared on the label
Lotte Kancho Choco Biscuit 95 g 8 801062 516858 All codes where peanut is not declared on the label
Lotte Kancho Choco Biscuit 42 g 8 801062 144815 All codes where peanut is not declared on the label

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

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

Background

This recall was triggered by consumer complaints. The 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.

Illnesses

There have been reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

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Telephone: 1-613-773-2342 (local or international)
Email: information@inspection.gc.ca
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Telephone: 613-773-6600
Email: cfia.media.acia@inspection.gc.ca
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