The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has issued a recall of Miss Vickie’s potato chips on Tuesday (Nov. 3), over concerns that there may be small pieces of glass in some bags of chips.
There has been one reported injury associated with the consumption of the product.
The CFIA issued the recall which was triggered by the company. The recall applies to the kettle cooked chips which come in a variety of flavours.
“Miss Vickie’s Canada is recalling certain Miss Vickie’s brand Kettle Cooked Potato Chips from the marketplace due to possible presence of pieces of glass,” reads a statement from the federal agency.
“Consumers should not consume and retailers, restaurants, and institutions should not sell or use the recalled products described below.”
Among the specific flavours being recalled are: Applewood Smoked BBQ Kettle Cooked Potato Chips, Jalapeño Kettle Cooked Potato Chips, Original Recipe Kettle Cooked Potato Chips, Sea Salt & Malt Vinegar Kettle Cooked Potato Chips, Spicy Dill Pickle Kettle Cooked Potato Chips, Sweet Chili & Sour Cream Kettle Cooked Potato Chips, Sweet Southern BBQ Kettle Cooked Potato Chips, and the Favourites multi-pack.
If you bought the chips they should be thrown out or returned to the location where they were purchased, according to the statement.
Miss Vickie’s are sold throughout Ontario and can also be purchased online.
For more detailed information on which products are being recalled, visit the Government of Canada’s website.