Food Recall Warning - Duncan Hines Apple Caramel Cake Mix recalled that may be contaminated with Salmonella

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Dec. 14, 2016 /CNW/ -- Pinnacle Foods Canada Corporation is warning consumers not to consume Duncan Hines Apple Caramel Cake Mix, distributed across Canada, after being informed by a supplier that milk powder used as an ingredient may contain Salmonella.  Consumers should not consume the recalled products with the Product Codes listed below:

Brand Name

Common Name



Product Codes


Duncan Hines

Apple Caramel Cake Mix

590 g

6 44209 02223 6

Best Before/Meilleur Avant:     
17 AL 07   
17 AL 08  
17 SE 27   
17 JN 29

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has been made aware of this recall.  No other Duncan Hines or Pinnacle Foods Canada items were affected. This is an isolated incident.

To date there have been no reported illnesses associated with this product.  Food contaminated with Salmonella may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Young children, pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems may contract serious and sometimes deadly infections. Healthy people may experience short-term symptoms such as fever, headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal cramps and diarrhea. Long-term complications may include severe arthritis.  If you believe that you became sick from consuming a recalled product, seek medical attention immediately.

Consumers should throw out or return these products to the point of sale for a full refund.   Consumers with additional questions may contact Duncan Hines Consumer Care by calling 888-257-1057.

Customer Contact: 
Duncan Hines Consumer Care 
Hours: Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern Time

SOURCE Pinnacle Foods Canada Corporation

For further information: Sarah Tremallo, (973) 718-7068 x1,

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