Food recall warning

Shirakiku brand Frozen Fish Cakes recalled due to undeclared egg

Starting date:
July 10, 2019
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Egg
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Wismettac Asian Foods, Inc.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
13078

Last updated: 2019-07-23

Advisory details

Ottawa, July 10, 2019 - Wismettac Asian Foods, Inc. is recalling Shirakiku brand Frozen Fish Cakes from the marketplace because they may contain egg which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg should not consume the recalled products described below.

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 egg, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

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

Background

This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. 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
Shirakiku Fried Fish Cake
(Gobou Maki)
(Item 92555)
150 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 0 74410 92555 0
Shirakiku Fried Fish Cake
(Ika Maki)
(Item 92556)
150 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 0 74410 92556 7

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Media enquiries

Company information
Wismettac Asian Foods, Inc.
Telephone: 604-303-8620
Email: recall@wismettacusa.com

Public enquiries
Toll-free: 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and U.S.)
Telephone: 1-613-773-2342 (local or international)
Email: cfia.enquiries-demandederenseignements.acia@canada.ca
Media relations
Telephone: 613-773-6600
Email: cfia.media.acia@canada.ca