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Haemalkn Sikpoom Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Dairy and Egg Ingredients in Couque D'asse Coffee Cookies
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- East Hills, NY -- April 4, 2005 -- HAEMALKN SIKPOOM INC., 230 & 250 FOREST DR. - EAST HILLS, NY 11548, is recalling Couque D'asse Coffee Cookies because they may contain undeclared dairy and egg ingredients. Consumers who are allergic to dairy and egg products may run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product.
The recalled Couque D'asse Coffee Cookies, 2.26 oz. (64 g) & 5.08 oz. (144 g) boxes, Code: 2004.10.11A2005.10.10, were sold in NY, MA, MD, NH, and CT.
The recall was initiated after routine sampling by New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Food Inspectors and subsequent analysis by laboratory personnel revealed the presence of undeclared dairy and egg ingredients in Couque D'asse Coffee cookies in packages which did not declare dairy and egg ingredients on the label.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.
Consumers who are allergic to dairy and egg ingredients and purchased Couque D'asse Coffee cookies are urged to return them to the place of purchase. Consumers with questions may contact the company at (516) 484-9494.