Great Value Buttermilk Pancake & Waffle Mix [Canada]


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Great Value Buttermilk Pancake & Waffle Mix Complete Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: Walmart Canada Corp., a Mississauga, Ontario establishment and subsidiary of Walmart Inc. of Bentonville, Arkansas, recalls certain batch/lots of Great Value branded Buttermilk Pancake & Waffle Mix Complete from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected insect fragment contamination and consequential risks of infection, choking, oral injury, internal ingestion, GI tract laceration damage and bowel obstruction, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health and safety hazards requiring immediate medical intervention to minimize pain and suffering as well as prevent life-altering injury or death.

CFIA: http://ht.ly/UyO930s4qaZ

Direct link: https://recalls-rappels.canada.ca/en/alert-recall/great-value-brand-buttermilk-pancake-waffle-mix-complete-recalled-due-presence-insects

Additional information:
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (“CFIA”) reports the following Buttermilk Pancake & Waffle Mix products are subject to this recall:

  • Great Value branded Buttermilk Pancake & Waffle Mix Complete, packaged in 905-gram (~32-ounce) boxes with a best-before date code of 2022 AU 10 and a UPC of 6 81131 79947 8

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

==> No item numbers, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

These Buttermilk Pancake & Waffle Mix products are reported to have been marketed, distributed and sold in all Canadian provinces, although it is always possible these food products had wider distribution outside the country. When in doubt, please contact the manufacturer for specific product information.

According to the CFIA, Walmart Canada Corp. has recalled certain batch/lots of Great Value branded Buttermilk Pancake & Waffle Mixes from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected Insect fragment contamination. As a result of this reported defect, you should neither serve nor consume the recalled Buttermilk Pancake & Waffle Mix products identified above.

In general, if glass, plastic, insect or metal fragments are ingested, they could cut the mouth, stomach or other parts of the GI tract, cause intestinal perforation or serious infection and possibly require surgical intervention for their safe removal.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm food poisoning, adulteration or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household garbage, making sure neither small children nor household pets can access the suspect food.

Proposed Remedy:
If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Buttermilk Pancake & Waffle Mix products, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat infection, risks of choking, oral injury, internal ingestion, GI tract laceration damage and bowel obstruction, and/or severe illness.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Walmart Canada Corp. toll-free at 1-800-925-6278 during normal business hours Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday or on the Web at https://corporate.walmart.com/store-corporate-feedback.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please e-mail the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (“CFIA”) at information@inspection.gc.ca. You can also reach the CFIA toll-free at 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and US) or +1-613-773-2342 (local or international) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time.

If you are a member of the working press/media, you can reach the CFIA at +1-613-773-6600 or by e-mail at cfia.media.acia@inspection.gc.ca.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Buttermilk Pancake & Waffle Mix, please search for “pancake” or more generically, “baked goods” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning Choking hazards, please search for “Choking” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning Ingestion hazards, please search for “ingestion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning Insect fragment hazards, please search for “insect” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning Laceration hazards, please search for “Laceration” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected generic Bacterial contamination, please search for “bacterial” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Walmart Canada Corp., please search for “Walmart” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Great Value brand name, please search for “Great Value” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

French/Français:
You can also read about this recall in French here (“ACIA”):
https://recalls-rappels.canada.ca/fr/avis-rappel/rappel-melange-pour-crepes-et-gaufres-babeurre-complet-marque-great-value-en-raison

Vous pouvez également lire ce rappel en français ici (“ACIA”):
https://recalls-rappels.canada.ca/fr/avis-rappel/rappel-melange-pour-crepes-et-gaufres-babeurre-complet-marque-great-value-en-raison

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More information about this recall:
CFIA/ACIA reference number: RA-63729
Recalls Direct RIN: 15271-2021
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