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Morrison Milling Company Issues Voluntary Recall of Blueberry Muffin Mix Due to Unlabeled Allergens
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- Denton, Texas -- August 18, 2005 -- The Morrison Milling Company of Denton, Texas is voluntarily recalling all lots of HyTop® Blueberry Muffin Mix because it contains undeclared whey and eggs. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk proteins or eggs run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the product.
The product was sold to consumers at retail stores in Texas, New Mexico, and Louisiana and is identified as follows:
HyTop® Blueberry Muffin Mix
Packaged in paper pouches.
Net Wt 7 oz
UPC 50700 06006
All lot codes
The company has received information about a reported allergic reaction concerning this product. An investigation is ongoing.
The recall was initiated after if was discovered that an incorrect ingredient statement was on the package. The packaging error was limited to two day's production, and no other Morrison Milling or HyTop® products are part of this recall.
Consumers who have purchased this muffin mix and who are known to be allergic to milk proteins or eggs should contact The Morrison Milling Company at 800-866-5487 or 800-580-5487 for instructions for product disposal and a refund.