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Terri Lynn, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Possible Undeclared Peanuts in its Packages of Deluxe Mixed Nuts
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - August 12, 2013 - Terri Lynn, Inc. of Elgin, IL, is recalling 855 packages of its Deluxe Mixed Nuts because they may contain undeclared peanuts. People who have allergies to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
The recalled Deluxe Mixed Nuts were shipped to various customers of Terri Lynn, Inc. in the United States only; Ill., Ind., Ga., Oh., W.Va., Md., Wi., Fla., Ct., Mi., Ky., Tn., Neb., Ok., N.J., and Alaska. This product was also sold through its outlet store located in Elgin, Illinois.
The product was sold in 16 ounce Terri Lynn Green Fund Raising Bags described as Deluxe Mixed Nuts No Peanuts with lot code 3180 located on the front of the bag and 12 ounce Terri Lynn Blue bags described as Deluxe Mixed Nuts with Macadamias with a best buy date of 12/29/14 on the back of the bag.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.
The recall was initiated after peanuts were discovered in a bag of Deluxe Mixed Nuts which does not reveal the presence of peanuts. Our investigation has not uncovered any additional bags with this problem, but this recall is being done to ensure the safety of our customers.
You are requested to return any bags you may have for a full refund or replacement. Contact Terri Lynn, Inc. immediately at 800-323-0775, Monday thru Friday, 8:00A.M. to 4:30P.M. Central time to obtain your Return Authorization instructions and to answer any additional questions you may have.
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