Mississauga, ON, February 2, 2023 — Maple Leaf Foods Inc. yesterday voluntarily withdrew three types of adult snack kits sold in several U.S. states after its chocolate wafer supplier recalled the chocolate wafers that are included in the kits.
The recalled chocolate wafers may have contained peanut residue that was not declared on the label. No illnesses have been reported in connection with the chocolate wafer recall.
Maple Leaf is withdrawing the following products:
|Brand||Product Name||SKU||Lot/Package Codes on Retail Units||Case Code Date|
|Greenfield||GRNFLD ABF PEPPERONI ADULT KIT 12X2.89OZ||26882||BEST BY APR 03 2023||Best Before/Meilleur Avant 2023-04-03|
|Private Selections||PRIVATE SEL RED WNE SALMI KIT12X77G||34896||BEST BY APR 10 2023, BEST BY APR 18 2023||USE BY 2023-04-10, USE BY 2023-04-18|
|Private Selections||PRIVATE SEL SPCY CLBRSE SNK BD 12X2.9OZ||19946||BEST BY APR 03 2023, BEST BY APR 19 2023||USE BY 2023-04-03, USE BY 2023-04-19|
“Maple Leaf Foods has a comprehensive allergen prevention program, and we hold our suppliers to high standards,” said Randy Huffman, Ph.D., Chief Food Safety and Sustainability Officer. “We will be diligent in our response, and while we are deeply sorry that this happened, we appreciate that no illnesses have occurred.”