Allergy Alert - Undeclared sulphites in President’s Choice® White Grape Juice
Recall / advisory date:May 24, 2013
Reason for recall / advisory:Allergen - Sulphites
Hazard classification:Class 1
Company / Firm:Loblaw Companies Ltd.
Distribution:Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan
Extent of the distribution:Retail
Ottawa, May 24, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw) are warning people with sensitivity to sulphites not to consume 1.36 L size President’s Choice® White Grape Juice described below. The affected product contains sulphites which are not declared on the label.
This product has been distributed nationally in Loblaw banner stores http://loblawstores.ca/LCLOnline/.
The product was sold at:
BC, AB, SK, MB: Extra Foods®, nofrills®, Real Canadian Superstore®, Shop Easy®, SuperValu®, Your Independent Grocer®, Real Canadian Wholesale Club®
ON: Fortinos, Loblaws®, nofrills®, Real Canadian Superstore®, Real Canadian Wholesale Club®, Cash & Carry, valu-mart®, Your Independent Grocer®, Zehrs®, Freshmart
Atlantic: Cash & Carry, Real Canadian Wholesale Club®, Dominion, Freshmart, Red & White, nofrills®, Save Easy, Real Canadian Superstore®
Quebec: AXEP, Group Distribution, L’Intermarché, Loblaws, Maxi & Cie, Maxi, Provigo, À plein gaz
For a complete list of store information please visit: http://loblawstores.ca/LCLOnline/
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.
Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with sensitivity to sulphites.
The importer, Loblaw Companies Limited, Brampton, ON is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.
Brand Name: President's Choice
Common Name: White Grape Juice
Size: 1.36 LT
Codes(s) on Product: 2014 AL 17
Additional Info: NG# 942847