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Herr Foods Inc. Announces Voluntary Recall of Waffle Works Brand of 4 oz. Double Chocolate Waffle Sandwiches due to Undeclared Milk: Allergy Concern for Those With Milk Allergy

For Immediate Release

June 6, 2016

Contact

Consumers

1-800-523-5030

Announcement

NOTTINGHAM, PA – Herr Foods Inc. has initiated a voluntary recall of Waffle Works Brand 4 oz. packages of Double Chocolate Waffle Sandwiches due to an undeclared milk allergen. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. The product is safe for consumption by those who do not have milk allergies. Herr Foods Inc. has not received any reported illnesses to date.

Waffle Works Double Chocolate Waffle Sandwiches were distributed nationwide through retail stores, distributors, and vending sales. These products were sold as individual bags. No other Herr’s products are involved with this recall.

RECALLED PRODUCT

Product Name/DescriptionCode DateUPC No.Herr’s Product Code
4 oz. Waffle Works Double Chocolate Waffle SandwichesJune0616 through February011772600 092079207

The packages are gold, white and brown metalized bags with the Brand “Waffle Works” spelled out at the top of the package. The lot number is located on the front of the package on the middle right hand side. The UPC number is located at the lower right hand corner of the back panel of the package.

Herr Foods became aware of the issue after a quality assurance review of the ingredient declaration. The product formulation included milk, but milk was omitted from the ingredient and allergen statement.

Herr Foods announced the recall to prevent consumers who are allergic or sensitive to milk from consuming this product. Consumers who have milk allergies should not consume them and should return them to the retailer where they were purchased for a full refund. Herr Foods and other retailers are removing recalled product from the retailers’ shelves. As a result, consumers can be assured that all other Herr’s products that remain on-shelf are safe and not subject to this recall. Consumers with questions may call 1-800-523-5030. Live assistance is available 9am- 5pm EST Monday through Friday.

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Product Photos

  • Front Label, Waffle Works Double Chocolate Waffle Sandwiches, 4 oz.

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