Pamela’s Products voluntary recall


Pamela’s Products Media Release

Pamela’s recently received notice from four individual consumers that they found what appears to be a single plastic or glass fragment in four different Pamela’s products. Although Pamela’s has not verified these claims, Pamela’s is taking precautionary actions to protect consumer safety by voluntarily recalling specific lot codes of the following four products: Baking & Pancake MixChocolate Cake MixChocolate Chunk Cookie Mix, and Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies. In addition, Pamela’s has informed the FDA and will be working with them.

Pamela’s preliminary investigation has revealed that the likely source is from an ingredient purchased from a supplier. Further investigation is underway.

The applicable product date and lot codes have been identified. No other Pamela’s products are involved in this company recall.

There have not been any reports of injuries or illness, with the exception of a claimed chipped tooth.  Pamela’s is taking a proactive response. The safety of our consumers and integrity of our products is of our utmost concern.

If you have any of the products identified on the recall list set forth below, please return those products to the place of purchase or contact Pamela’s consumer relations at 707.462.6605 for reimbursement or replacement.

Pamela’s Products Voluntary Recall Product Information:

The code date is not the UPC code. The bag mix code date is marked on back upper portion on all mix bags. EXAMPLE: Code date will read: BEST BY OCT 07 2013  2812201. The cookie box code date is listed on the end panel. It is embossed into the end flap. The cookie box code date reads: E 2013 APR 14.

Product Description Product Code Date Codes Affected
(1)  Baking & Pancake Mix, 24oz 93709-30010 Best By Sep 26 2013
(2)  Chocolate Chunk Cookie Mix, 13.6oz 93709-30050 Best By Oct 7 2013
(3)  Chocolate Cake Mix, 21oz 93709-30040 Best By Sep 11, 2013
Best By Sep 19, 2013
Best By Oct 4, 2013
(4)  Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie, 5.29oz 93709-40180 Best By Apr 14, 2013
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Undeclared egg in certain Kinnikinnick pie crusts

CFIA Press Release

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OTTAWA, December 29, 2012 – The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Kinnikinnick Foods Inc. are warning people with allergies to egg not to consume certain Kinnikinnick Foods brand Pie Crusts described below. The affected product contains egg which is not declared on the label.

The following product, which is sold frozen, is affected by this alert:

Product Size UPC Best Before Dates
Kinnikinnick Foods Pie Crusts 290 g
(Each package contains 2 – 8″ pie crusts)
6 20133 00600 9 2013NO20
2013NO21
2013DE11
2013DE14

This product has been distributed in British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario, but may have been distributed nationally.

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.

Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to egg.

The manufacturer, Kinnikinnick Foods Inc., Edmonton, AB is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For more information, consumers and industry can call one of the following numbers:

Kinnikinnick Foods Inc. at 780-424-2900 or by e-mailing info@kinnikinnick.com

CFIA at 1-800-442-2342 / TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).

Undeclared wheat in Piller’s pepperoni

Courtesy CFIA

pillers pepperoniOTTAWA, October 19, 2012 – The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Piller’s Fine Foods are warning people with allergies to wheat and / or sensitivity to gluten not to serve or consume Piller’s brand Sub Pac Classic and Sliced Pepperoni products described below. The affected products contain wheat which is not declared on the label.

The following Piller’s brand luncheon meat products are affected by this alert.

Product Name Size UPC Best Before Date
Pepperoni Sliced 6 x 500 g 0 69401 04605 5 2012 NO01
2012 NO20
2012 NO27
2012 DE03
2012 DE05
2012 DE13
Sub Pac Classic $5 (Pepperoni, Luncheon Meat, Smoked Ham) 400 g 0 69401 03613 1 2012 OC18
2012 NO19
2012 NO20
2012 NO27
2012 DE05
Sub Pac Classic (Pepperoni, Luncheon Meat, Smoked Ham) 250 g 0 78427 03605 6 2012 SE11
2012 SE20
2012 SE26
2012 OC11
2012 OC25
2012 NO01
2012 NO12
2012 NO20
2012 NO23
2012 NO27
2012 DE07

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These products were distributed in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario and Quebec. However, they may have been distributed in other provinces.

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 wheat. Also, these products represent a health risk to gluten sensitive individuals / Celiac sufferers.

Piller’s Fine Foods, Waterloo, ON is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For more information, consumers and industry can call one of the following numbers:

Piller’s Fine Foods at 1-800-265-2628, weekdays between 8:30 am – 5:00 pm or
Voice mail may be left at 519-743-1412 ext. 351;

CFIA at 1-800-442-2342 / TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).

Protein powder recalled due to undeclared gluten

Courtesy Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Designer Whey Protein Powder (chocholate) has been recalled in Canada due to undeclared gluten.

The 908g size is affected and the code on the product reads 4211165186B 11:16 ENJOY BY: JUN 2013

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Reference Number: 6987
Recalling Firm: VARIOUS – IMPORTED BY UPPER 49TH IMPORTS INC.
Date of Recall: 2/15/2012
Recall Classification: 3
Distribution : National
Extent of the Product Distribution : Retail
Brand Name Common Name Size Codes(s) on Product UPC Reason for Recall:
DESIGNER WHEY PROTEIN POWDER – CHOCOLATE 908 g 4211165186B 11:16
ENJOY BY: JUN 2013
8 44334 00186 5 Allergen – Gluten

If you require additional information about an individual recall, please contact CFIA.

http://active.inspection.gc.ca/scripts/database/recarapp_refsubmit.asp?lang=e&ref=6987

Undeclared wheat in Punjabi Wadi Spicy Lentil Chunks

Quality brand Punjabi Wadi Spicy Lentil Chunks - 200 gOTTAWA, May 4, 2011 – The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Quality Natural Foods Ltd. are warning people with allergies to wheat not to consume Quality brand Punjabi Wadi Spicy Lentil Chunks. The affected products contain wheat which is not declared on the label.

All of the following Quality brand Punjabi Wadi Spicy Lentil Chunks are affected by this alert:

Size UPC
200g 685441001368
400g 685441001375

There are no lot codes or batch numbers on these products.

These products have been distributed nationally.

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

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

The importer, Quality Natural Foods Ltd., Scarborough, Ontario is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For more information, consumers and industry can call one of the following numbers: Quality Natural Foods Ltd. at 416-261-8700

CFIA at 1-800-442-2342 / TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).

For information on wheat, one of the nine most 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://active.inspection.gc.ca/eng/corp/recarapp_dbe.asp

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