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Whole Foods Market’s Glastonbury Store Recalls Divine Treasures 100,000 Smooches Vegan Chocolate Due to Undeclared Allergen
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — February 13, 2015 — CAMBRIDGE, MA — Whole Foods Market is recalling “Divine Treasures 100000 Smooches” sold at the Glastonbury, Connecticut location due to an undeclared peanut allergen. The product was sold in the Glastonbury store through February 11, 2015 and includes any Divine Treasures 1000000 Smooches with “Sell By” dates through May 6, 2015.
The vegan chocolate candy labeled as “Divine Treasures 100000 Smooches” contained peanuts, a known allergen, which is not declared due to incomplete wording on the label. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
Signage is posted to notify customers of this recall, and all affected product has been removed from shelves.
One allergic reaction has been reported.
Consumers who have purchased this product from Whole Foods Market Glastonbury may bring their receipt to the store for a full refund. Consumers with questions should contact their local store or call 617-492-5500 between the hours of 9am and 5pm EST.
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