The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and TWI FoodsInc. are warning people with allergies to almonds or milk not to consume the Crispy by TWI Foods cookies described here. The affected products contain almonds and/or milk which are not declared on the label. See HSW Product Details tabfor specifics on the affected items (including additional photos).
These products have been distributed nationally.
Consumption of the product(s) described here may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies/sensitivities to the above mentioned allergen(s). See Hazard Details tab for more information.The manufacturer, TWI Foods Inc., Mississauga, 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 the 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).
Note: This is a CFIA Class I recall (High risk): The CFIA will request a Class I recall for a food product when there is a high risk that eating or drinking that product will lead to serious health problems or death. The CFIA issues a public warning for all Class I recall when the product is available for sale or could be in the consumer’s home.
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