SYS-CON MEDIA Authors: Carmen Gonzalez, Sean Houghton, Glenn Rossman, Ignacio M. Llorente, Xenia von Wedel

News Feed Item

Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Imitation Meat Products Recalled Due to Undeclared Egg

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/16/14 -- Happy Veggie World Ltd. is recalling imitation meat products from the marketplace because they contain egg which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario and Quebec.

Recalled products


----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Brand        Product          Size   UPC              Codes
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Happy Veggie Vegan Ginger     300 g  1 81715 00022 3  All codes where egg is
              Chicken                                 not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Hearts       Vegan Ginger     300 g  N/A              All codes where egg is
 Choices      Chicken                                 not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Happy Veggie Vegan Ginger     500 g  1078             All codes where egg is
              Chicken                                 not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Chin Hsin    Vegan Chicken    3000 g 4 710747 440118  All codes where egg is
              Nuggets                                 not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Happy Veggie Vegan Squid      500 g  1079             All codes where egg is
              Strip                                   not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Chin Hsin    Vegetarian       3000 g 4 710747 440330  All codes where egg is
              Cuttle                                  not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Happy Veggie Vegan Teriyaki   300 g  1 81715 00032 2  All codes where egg is
              Beef                                    not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Hearts       Vegan Spicy Beef 300 g  N/A              All codes where egg is
 Choices                                              not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Happy Veggie Vegan Citrus     300 g  1 81715 00005 6  All codes where egg is
              Spareribs                               not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Hearts       Vegan Citrus     300 g  N/A              All codes where egg is
 Choices      Spareribs                               not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Happy Veggie Vegan Citrus     500 g  1062             All codes where egg is
              Spareribs                               not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Chin Hsin    Vegetarian       3000 g 4 710747 440286  All codes where egg is
              Citrus                                  not declared on the
              Spareribs                               label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Happy Veggie "Vegen Golden    480 g  1022             All codes where egg is
 World        Fish"                                   not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Chin Hsin    Vegetarian       3000 g 4 710747 440422  All codes where egg is
              Golden Fish                             not declared on the
              Fillet                                  label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
YHS          Vegetarian Fish  600 g  4 710747 440521  All codes where egg is
              Ham                                     not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
YHS          Vegetarian Fish  1200 g 4 710747 440590  All codes where egg is
              Ham                                     not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Happy Veggie Vegan Gong Bao   300 g  1 81715 00008 7  All codes where egg is
              Chicken                                 not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Hearts       Vegan Kung Pao   300 g  N/A              All codes where egg is
 Choices      Chicken                                 not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Happy Veggie Vegan Seasoned   300 g  1 81715 00307 1  All codes where egg is
              Chicken                                 not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Hearts       Vegan Seasoned   300 g  N/A              All codes where egg is
 Choices      Chicken                                 not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Happy Veggie Vegan Fu Zhou    480 g  1107             All codes where egg is
              Balls                                   not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Chin Hsin    Vegetarian Fu    3000 g N/A              All codes where egg is
              Chew Ball                               not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Happy Veggie Vegan Hot Dogs   500 g  523509           All codes where egg is
                                                      not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Happy Veggie Vegetarian Bacon 300 g  1 81715 00026 1  All codes where egg is
                                                      not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Happy Veggie Vegetarian Bacon 500 g  522786           All codes where egg is
                                                      not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Chaste Je    Vegetarian Bacon 3000 g 4 714033 523356  All codes where egg is
 Way                                                  not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Happy Veggie Vegan Imitation  300 g  1 81715 00311 8  All codes where egg is
              Ribs                                    not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Happy Veggie Vegan Imitation  500 g  1011             All codes where egg is
              Ribs                                    not declared on the
                                                      label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Chin Hsin    Vegetarian       3000 g 4 710716 660035  All codes where egg is
              Stewed Pork                             not declared on the
              Chops                                   label
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

What you should do

If you have an allergy to egg, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.


--  Learn more about common food allergies

http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food/information-for-consumers/fact-sheets/labelling-food-packaging-and-storage/food-allergies/eng/1332442914456/1332442980290


--  Sign up for recall notifications by email or follow us on Twitter

http://www.inspection.gc.ca/about-the-cfia/newsroom/stay-connected/eng/1299856061207/1299856119191

Background

This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (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 products from the marketplace.

Illnesses

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

Contacts:
More information
Happy Veggie World Ltd.:
604-278-5519

CFIA:
www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus

Media enquiries
613-773-6600

More Stories By Marketwired .

Copyright © 2009 Marketwired. All rights reserved. All the news releases provided by Marketwired are copyrighted. Any forms of copying other than an individual user's personal reference without express written permission is prohibited. Further distribution of these materials is strictly forbidden, including but not limited to, posting, emailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, redistributing via a computer network or in a printed form.

Latest Stories
"Matrix is an ambitious open standard and implementation that's set up to break down the fragmentation problems that exist in IP messaging and VoIP communication," explained John Woolf, Technical Evangelist at Matrix, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
P2P RTC will impact the landscape of communications, shifting from traditional telephony style communications models to OTT (Over-The-Top) cloud assisted & PaaS (Platform as a Service) communication services. The P2P shift will impact many areas of our lives, from mobile communication, human interactive web services, RTC and telephony infrastructure, user federation, security and privacy implications, business costs, and scalability. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Robin Raymond, Chief Architect...
What do a firewall and a fortress have in common? They are no longer strong enough to protect the valuables housed inside. Like the walls of an old fortress, the cracks in the firewall are allowing the bad guys to slip in - unannounced and unnoticed. By the time these thieves get in, the damage is already done and the network is already compromised. Intellectual property is easily slipped out the back door leaving no trace of forced entry. If we want to reign in on these cybercriminals, it's hig...
We are reaching the end of the beginning with WebRTC, and real systems using this technology have begun to appear. One challenge that faces every WebRTC deployment (in some form or another) is identity management. For example, if you have an existing service – possibly built on a variety of different PaaS/SaaS offerings – and you want to add real-time communications you are faced with a challenge relating to user management, authentication, authorization, and validation. Service providers will w...
"ElasticBox is an enterprise company that makes it very easy for developers and IT ops to collaborate to develop, build and deploy applications on any cloud - private, public or hybrid," stated Monish Sharma, VP of Customer Success at ElasticBox, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at DevOps Summit, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
The term culture has had a polarizing effect among DevOps supporters. Some propose that culture change is critical for success with DevOps, but are remiss to define culture. Some talk about a DevOps culture but then reference activities that could lead to culture change and there are those that talk about culture change as a set of behaviors that need to be adopted by those in IT. There is no question that businesses successful in adopting a DevOps mindset have seen departmental culture change, ...
Explosive growth in connected devices. Enormous amounts of data for collection and analysis. Critical use of data for split-second decision making and actionable information. All three are factors in making the Internet of Things a reality. Yet, any one factor would have an IT organization pondering its infrastructure strategy. How should your organization enhance its IT framework to enable an Internet of Things implementation? In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, James Kirkland, Chief Ar...
WebRTC defines no default signaling protocol, causing fragmentation between WebRTC silos. SIP and XMPP provide possibilities, but come with considerable complexity and are not designed for use in a web environment. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Matthew Hodgson, technical co-founder of the Matrix.org, discussed how Matrix is a new non-profit Open Source Project that defines both a new HTTP-based standard for VoIP & IM signaling and provides reference implementations.
The 4th International DevOps Summit, co-located with16th International Cloud Expo – being held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY – announces that its Call for Papers is now open. Born out of proven success in agile development, cloud computing, and process automation, DevOps is a macro trend you cannot afford to miss. From showcase success stories from early adopters and web-scale businesses, DevOps is expanding to organizations of all sizes, including the world's large...
DevOps Summit 2015 New York, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that it is now accepting Keynote Proposals. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time to wait for long development cycles that produce software that is obsolete...
The definition of IoT is not new, in fact it’s been around for over a decade. What has changed is the public's awareness that the technology we use on a daily basis has caught up on the vision of an always on, always connected world. If you look into the details of what comprises the IoT, you’ll see that it includes everything from cloud computing, Big Data analytics, “Things,” Web communication, applications, network, storage, etc. It is essentially including everything connected online from ha...
The security devil is always in the details of the attack: the ones you've endured, the ones you prepare yourself to fend off, and the ones that, you fear, will catch you completely unaware and defenseless. The Internet of Things (IoT) is nothing if not an endless proliferation of details. It's the vision of a world in which continuous Internet connectivity and addressability is embedded into a growing range of human artifacts, into the natural world, and even into our smartphones, appliances, a...
"SAP had made a big transition into the cloud as we believe it has significant value for our customers, drives innovation and is easy to consume. When you look at the SAP portfolio, SAP HANA is the underlying platform and it powers all of our platforms and all of our analytics," explained Thorsten Leiduck, VP ISVs & Digital Commerce at SAP, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 15th Cloud Expo, held Nov 4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
The 3rd International Internet of @ThingsExpo, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that its Call for Papers is now open. The Internet of Things (IoT) is the biggest idea since the creation of the Worldwide Web more than 20 years ago.
SAP is delivering break-through innovation combined with fantastic user experience powered by the market-leading in-memory technology, SAP HANA. In his General Session at 15th Cloud Expo, Thorsten Leiduck, VP ISVs & Digital Commerce, SAP, discussed how SAP and partners provide cloud and hybrid cloud solutions as well as real-time Big Data offerings that help companies of all sizes and industries run better. SAP launched an application challenge to award the most innovative SAP HANA and SAP HANA...