Ottawa, ON - June 19, 2018
Farm Boy today announced a voluntary recall of a selection of Farm Boy Dressings because the products contain undeclared ingredients that were not listed on the product label.
The products, distributed in all Farm Boy stores throughout Ontario, have been reported by the supplier to contain undeclared sulphites, soy, wheat, salt or potassium sorbate, as noted below. The CFIA has been notified and all affected product has been removed from Farm Boy store shelves. No reactions have been reported to date and an investigation is underway.
Customers with an allergy to sulphites, wheat or soy (as noted below) should not consume these products. Customers who purchased any lot number of these items can return them to any Farm Boy location for a full refund.
In accordance with our stringent health and safety standards, and as an extreme precaution, all of the potentially affected products listed below have been removed from our stores:
|Brand||Product||Size||UPC||Best Before date / Lot Number|
|Farm Boy™||Ancho Chipotle Dressing||473 ml||0080891200091|
|Farm Boy™||Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing||All sizes||0029287200000, 0077893960077, 0080891200222|
|Farm Boy™||Coleslaw Dressing||473 ml||0080891200091|
|Farm Boy™||Creamy Ranch Dressing||350 ml||0080891200399|
|Farm Boy™||Honey Dijon Dressing||350 ml||0077893960059|
|Farm Boy™||Honey Raspberry Dressing||350 ml||0077893960061|
|Farm Boy™||Mango Poppyseed Low Fat Dressing||350 ml||0080891200278|
|Farm Boy™||Raspberry Dressing||350 ml||0029131300000|
|Farm Boy™||Red Pepper Chipotle Dressing||350 ml||0080891200279|
|Farm Boy™||Mediterranean Dressing||350 ml||80891200480|
|Farm Boy™||Zero Sodium Greek Dressing||350 ml||7789395568|
|Farm Boy™||Creamy Coleslaw Salad||All sizes||0029983200000|
|Farm Boy™||Traditional Coleslaw Salad||All sizes||0029606300000|
|Farm Boy™||Greek Pasta Salad||All sizes|
|Farm Boy™||Greek Salad||All sizes|
|Farm Boy™||Mediterranean Orzo Salad||All sizes|
|Farm Boy™||Mediterranean Salad Bowl||All sizes|
|Farm Boy™||Gift Baskets||Small and Extra Large||0029507900000, 0029508100000|
About Farm Boy 2012 Inc.
Selected as one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies, Eastern Ontario based Farm Boy provides a unique and friendly, fresh-market shopping experience. Featuring their signature farm-fresh produce and organic, natural and locally sourced foods, plus their popular store brands and wholesome fresh prepared meals, made from scratch in the Farm Boy Kitchen. With legions of loyal customers, Farm Boy has grown from a small produce stand starting in Cornwall in 1981 to 26 stores located across Ontario, with Oakville opening this fall. The company plans to continue its fresh market expansion across Ontario.
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