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A&M Cookie Company Canada Recalls a Small Number of President's Choice Chocolate Chunk Brownie Cookie Packages
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- Kitchener, Ontario, Canada –October 25, 2007—A&M Cookie Company Canada is voluntarily recalling the President's Choice Chocolate Chunk Brownie Cookies, 12 oz, bearing the code date 03 22 08 N, distributed by Sunfresh LLC. The packages subject to recall contain an undeclared allergen, milk present as a sub ingredient of a natural flavor. Persons who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of possible allergic reactions if they consume these cookies.
Package: President's Choice Chocolate Chunk Brownie Cookies (UPC 041360008305)
Package Code Date: 03 22 08 N
Shipping Case: Shipped in President's Choice Chocolate Chunk Brownie Cookies (UPC 1 00 41360 00830 2)
Shipping Case Code Date: 03 22 08 N
No other Presidents Choice cookies sold in the USA are affected, and the Presidents Choice Chocolate Chunk Brownie Cookies sold in Canada are not affected.
No illnesses or allergenic reactions have been reported. This product was distributed in Michigan, Iowa, Illinois and Indiana through Jewel Stores and Wisconsin and Minnesota through Roundy's stores.
The recall was initiated after it was discovered that the milk containing cookie product was distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of milk. Subsequent investigation indicates that the problem was caused by mislabeling.
Consumers who have purchased the above President's Choice Chocolate Chunk Brownie Cookies bearing the code date 03 22 08 N should return the product back to the store of purchase for a full refund. Media or others with questions about the recall should contact Ray Hehman of Marketing Partners Communications, Inc at email@example.com or 415 421-4141.