Midwest International Corp Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Hosdo Cake
For Immediate Release
April 18, 2016
Jing Hua Chen
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MIDWEST INTERNATIONAL CORP., 47-57 BRIDGEWATER STREET, BROOKLYN NY 11222 is recalling HOSDO CAKE because it contains undeclared milk. Consumers who have allergies to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product. In addition, this product was found to contain an unallowed, unidentified green/yellow fluorescent dye.
The recalled HOSDO CAKE comes in a blue and white plastic wrapped, 7 ounce(200gram) package. All manufacturer and expiration date codes are affected. It was sold in New York City. It is a product of South Korea. The UPC code is 6922486392216.
The recall was initiated after it was discovered through routine sampling by New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Food Inspectors and subsequent analysis of the product by Food Laboratory personnel revealed the presence of milk in packages of HOSDO CAKE which did not declare milk as an ingredient on the label.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this product.
Consumers who have purchased HOSDO CAKE should not consume it, but should return it to the place of purchase. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 646-388-3032.
* We believe that none of the products being recalled were processed or offered through the national office.
* We strongly encourage you to notify your agencies within one business day from receipt of this notice.
* ALL cased and uncased inventories, both at the member level and agency level, need to be checked. This product may have entered member and agency warehouses through salvage, local donations, TEFAP, local purchases, retail pickups, food drives, or other avenues.
* For additional local details, please contact the Health Department(s) for the area(s) your food bank serves.
For full details on the recall, please visit: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm496587.htm?source=govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery