IKEA Canada wants customers who have bought dark chocolate, CHOKLAD MÖRK 60% and CHOKLAD MÖRK 70% to be made aware that the presence of milk and tree nuts is insufficiently declared on the packaging. The products are safe to eat for anyone not allergic to milk or tree nuts.
BURLINGTON, ON, June 24, 2016 /CNW/ - IKEA Canada has initiated a recall of CHOKLAD MÖRK 60%, 100g dark chocolate, and CHOKLAD MÖRK 70%, 100g dark chocolate, due to an insufficient declaration of presence of milk and tree nuts.
At IKEA, the safety of everyone who comes into contact with our products is of the utmost importance. The recall affects all Best Before Dates of CHOKLAD MÖRK 60% and CHOKLAD MÖRK 70%.
Persons allergic to milk or tree nuts may experience an allergic reaction if eating the products. The products are safe to eat for anyone who does not have a milk or tree nuts allergy.
Customers that are allergic to milk or tree nuts or who are otherwise concerned, are welcome to return affected products to the Returns & Exchange department at their local IKEA store for a full refund.
About IKEA Canada
IKEA is a leading home furnishing retailer with 375 stores in more than 50 countries worldwide, which are visited by 884 million people every year. IKEA Canada has 12 stores, an eCommerce virtual store, and six Pick-up and order points in southern Ontario and Quebec. The company also recently announced plans to open a 13th store in Halifax, Nova Scotia in late 2017. Last year, IKEA Canada welcomed 25 million visitors to its stores and 75 million visitors to the IKEA.ca website. Founded in 1943, the IKEA business philosophy is to offer a wide range of products of good design and function at prices so low, the majority of people can afford them. For more information on IKEA, please visit: www.IKEA.ca.
SOURCE IKEA Canada
For further information: IKEA CANADA: Stephanie Kerr, Corporate Press Officer, stephanie.kerr@IKEA.com