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Published On: Sat, Jun 22nd, 2013

Allergy Alert – Undeclared milk and wheat in certain New Century Food brand Loaf Cakes

Recall / advisory date: June 21, 2013

Reason for recall / advisory: Allergen – Milk, Allergen – Wheat

Hazard classification: Class 1

Company / Firm: New Century Food Inc.

Distribution: Ontario

Extent of the distribution: Retail

Advisory details

Ottawa, June 21, 2013 – The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and New Century Food Inc. are warning people with allergies to milk and wheat not to consume the New Century Food brand loaf cakes described below. The affected products contain milk and wheat which are not declared on the label.

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 and/or wheat.

The manufacturer, New Century Food Inc., Scarborough, ON, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC Additional Info
New Century Food Butter Loaf Cake 350 g 0 776544 9 Expiry dates
10/06-13 to 28/06-13
New Century Food Butter Loaf Cake 400 g 0 776583 7 Expiry dates
10/06-13 to 28/06-13
New Century Food Mango Loaf Cake 400 g 0 776581 4 Expiry dates
10/06-13 to 28/06-13
New Century Food Banana Loaf Cake 400 g 0 776584 7 Expiry dates
10/06-13 to 28/06-13
New Century Food Lemon Loaf Cake 400 g 0 776582 3 Expiry dates
10/06-13 to 28/06-13

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