Media Statement: Recall Notice - Thai Kitchen Thai Peanut Microwave Rice Noodle and Sauce 168 g Take Out Box

McCormick Canada Logo (CNW Group/McCormick Canada)

Thai Kitchen Thai Peanut Rice Noodle and Sauce Take Out Box Front and Back Label (CNW Group/McCormick Canada)

Thai Kitchen Thai Peanut Rice Noodle and Sauce Take Out Box Front and Back Label (see date code). (CNW Group/McCormick Canada)

LONDON, ON, April 4, 2014 /CNW/ - LA CIE MCCORMICK CANADA is conducting a Canada-wide voluntary recall of Thai Kitchen Thai Peanut Microwave Rice Noodle and Sauce 168 g Take Out Box, UPC code 737628117512, date code BB/MA 2015SE04 VL 02.  Some of the sauce pouches may contain spoilage microorganisms that may cause mild illness. Consumers should not consume the recalled product listed below and should destroy it.

The product subject to this recall is:

Brand Product Size UPC Affected Date Code
Thai Kitchen Thai Peanut Microwave Rice Noodle and Sauce Take Out Box 168 g 737628117512 BB/MA 2015SE04 VL 02

This product was only shipped into Canada. This recall does not impact any Thai Kitchen brand inventory in the US.

Only the date code listed above is affected. The best before date code information is found on the back panel, near the bottom of the retail package. Included with this letter are the front and back labels of the retail package. The best before date code is also found on the side of the outer case. On December 23, 2013 the affected product was shipped, only to customers in Canada, in both 6 pack cases and prepack displays.

Thai Kitchen -Thai Peanut 6 Pack Case Information:
SCC NUMBER ON SHIPPER: 107 37628 11751 9
McCormick's ITEM NUMBER: 943044
SHIPPING DATES: Dec 23 2013 to Mar 20 2014

Thai Kitchen -Microwave Rice Noodle and Sauce Shipper Information:
SCC NUMBER ON SHIPPER: 007 37628 01071 4
McCormick ITEM NUMBER: 900566048
SHIPPING DATES: Jan 7 2014 to Mar 21 2014

Tree of Life, our distributor, has been instructed to immediately notify all distribution centers and customers who have received this product to examine their stock for the affected date code. All inventory with the affected codes should be immediately removed from the distribution centers and store shelves, and be destroyed in a manner that will prevent consumption. Credit for the product will be issued in the typical manner.

SOURCE McCormick Canada

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For further information:

For more information, consumers can contact:
The Simply Asia Foods Consumer Response line
1 800 209 8707 (Live agent support 24 hours a day, seven days a week)

For more information, media can contact:
Beverley Tschirhart
Vice President Consumer Quality - Americas
(416) 476-8329
Bev_Tschirhart@mccormick.com