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Food Safety Alert

September 14, 2009

Jessica A. Chittenden
518-457-3136
jessica.chittenden@agriculture.ny.gov

Y.S.Trading Corp. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk Allergens In "Crown Cookie" (Choco Sanddo)

Y.S.TRADING CORP, of Long Island City NY, is recalling its 161 gram waxed cardboard boxes of "Crown cookie"(Choco Sanddo) because they may contain undeclared milk allergens. Consumers who are allergic to milk allergens may run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product.

The recalled "Crown cookie"(Choco Sanddo) were distributed in New York City & New Jersey retail stores. The product comes in 161 gram waxed cardboard boxes marked with Codes 2008, 12. 01 & 2009, 11.30.

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 New York State Food Laboratory personnel revealed the presence of undeclared milk allergens in the 161 gram waxed cardboard boxes of "Crown cookie”(Choco Sanddo) which did not declare a milk ingredient on the label.

Consumers who have purchased 161 gram waxed cardboard boxes of "Crown cookie”(Choco Sanddo) are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-718-392-8483.

Photo: http://www.agriculture.ny.gov/FoodSafetyAlets/Crown_Cookies.htm


2009 Consumer Alerts