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Asia Foods Distributor Inc Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk Allergens in “Nova Salted Biscuit”

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Asia Foods Distributor Inc Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk Allergens in “Nova Salted Biscuit”

Summary

Company Announcement Date:
February 22, 2019
FDA Publish Date:
March 01, 2019
Product Type:
Food & Beverages
Bakery Product/Mix
Reason for Announcement:
Recall Reason Description
Milk Allergen
Company Name:
Asia Foods Distributor Inc.
Brand Name:
Brand Name(s)
Nova Salted Biscuit
Product Description:
Product Description
Nova Salted Biscuit

Company Announcement

Asia foods Distributor Inc of 56-29 56 Drive, Maspeth, NY 11378 is recalling its 14.08 ounce packages of “Nova Salted Biscuit” food treats because they may contain undeclared milk allergens. Consumers who are allergic to milk allergens may run the risk of serious or lifethreatening allergic reactions if they consume this product.

The recalled “Nova Salted Biscuit” were distributed nationwide in retail stores. The product comes in a 14.08 ounce, paper box marked with manufacturing date of Apr 2018 and expiration date of June 2020 stamped on the side.

No illnesses or allergic reactions involving this product have been reported to date.

The recall was initiated after routine sampling by New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Food Inspectors and subsequent analysis by Food Laboratory personnel revealed the presence of undeclared milk allergens in the 14.08 ounce packages of “Nova Salted Biscuit” which did not declare a milk ingredient on the label.

Consumers who have purchased 14.08 ounce packages of “Nova Salted Biscuit” are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 718-894-0071.


Company Contact Information

Consumers:
Firoz Ahammad
718-894-0071