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Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Cape Cod Cranberry Candy and Harvest Sweets Brand Dark Chocolate, Milk Chocolate & Yogurt Covered Cranberries Recalled Due to Undeclared Almonds

185 Days ago

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan 20, 2016) - English: Product photos are available at: bit.ly/1NkOLXJ

Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls Canada is recalling Cape Cod Cranberry Candy and Harvest Sweets brand Dark Chocolate, Milk Chocolate & Yogurt Covered Cranberries from the marketplace because they contain almonds which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to almonds should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island and Saskatchewan.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Cape Cod Cranberry Candy Dark Chocolate, Milk Chocolate & Yogurt Covered Cranberries 5 oz (140 g) 6 12681 10259 3 5230-1
Harvest Sweets Dark Chocolate, Milk Chocolate & Yogurt Covered Cranberries 5 oz (140 g) 6 12681 44259 0 5230-1

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 almonds, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by a recall in another country. 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 recalled product from the marketplace.

Reactions

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

More information

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600