June 30, 1999
Allergy Alert - Presence of Undeclared Wheat in
Piedont Caramel Spread
Ste-Anne-Des-Plaines, Quebec (SafetyAlerts)
- The Piedmont Dora company of Ste-Anne-des-Plaines, Quebec is
warning people with wheat allergies not to consume PIEDMONT Caramel spread in 400g
containers, UPC code 0 64819 18154 1 because the product label does not list wheat as an
The Piedmont Dora company is recalling all cases of PIEDMONT caramel spread
because the undeclared wheat may cause a serious reaction in persons with wheat allergies.
This product was distributed only in the province of Quebec.
Consumption of this product is of concernt to those with an allergy to wheat.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the product.
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is monitoring the effectiveness of the
For more information media please contact our consumer services at (450)
M. Louis Limoges
Piedmont Dora Inc.
ph: (450) 478-0801
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Canadian Food Inspection Agency (Ottawa)
Bernard Dallaire (613 225-2342 ext. 4685
Pager: (613) 760-0570