Food recall warning

Booby Boons brand Lactation Cookies recalled due to undeclared peanut

Starting date:
March 29, 2017
Type of communication:
Alert sub-type:
Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Allergen - Peanut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Purposeful Excellence Inc.
Extent of the product distribution:
CFIA reference number:

Advisory details

Ottawa, March 29, 2017 - The food recall warning issued on March 28, 2017 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Purposeful Excellence Inc. is recalling Booby Boons brand Lactation Cookies from the marketplace because they may contain peanut which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to peanut should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold nationally and through Internet sales.

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

If you have an allergy to peanut, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

There has been one reported reaction associated with the consumption of these products.


This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. The 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.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Booby Boons Lactation Cookies – Chocolate Chip 168 g All best before dates up to and including MAR07/2018 6 27843 52531 8
Booby Boons Lactation Cookies – Cocoa Quinoa 168 g All best before dates up to and including MAR07/2018 6 27843 52526 4
Booby Boons Lactation Cookies – Oatmeal Raisin 168 g All best before dates up to and including MAR07/2018 6 27843 52525 7


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