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Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Sunkist Blends Brand Chocolate Banana & Mango Premium Fruit & Nuts Recalled Due to Undeclared Pistachios and Hazelnuts

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 01/18/14 -- The Produce People Ltd. is recalling Sunkist Blends brand Chocolate Banana & Mango Premium Fruit & Nuts from the marketplace because it contains pistachios and hazelnuts which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to pistachios or hazelnuts should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in Alberta, Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Ontario, Saskatchewan and Yukon.

Recalled product


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Brand                    Product    Size               UPC         Codes
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Sunkist Blends         Chocolate                                        
                  Banana & Mango                                        
                 Premium Fruit &                              2014/NO/25
                            Nuts   198 g   0 52679 56043 9    56043329B5
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What you should do

If you have an allergy to pistachios or hazelnuts, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.


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    sheets/labelling-food-packaging-and-storage/food-
    allergies/eng/1332442914456/1332442980290 

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Background

This recall was triggered by the company. 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.

Illnesses

There has been one reported illness associated with the consumption of this product.

More information


--  CFIA: www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus

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