For Immediate Release
July 14, 2016
Monogram Appetizers of Plover, Wisconsin is recalling approximately 5000 cases of Poppers Brand Mozzarella Cheese Sticks, because it may contain undeclared egg. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to egg run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
The recalled Poppers Brand Mozzarella Cheese Sticks were distributed nationwide in retail stores. The product comes in a 32 ounce, clear plastic package marked with UPC 4670488920 and code numbers.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.
The recall was initiated after it was discovered that the product was distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of egg. The problem was discovered during a routine quality check, which revealed that egg was inadvertently omitted during a recent graphics change.
The use of this product packaging has been suspended and placed on Hold.
Consumers who have purchased 32 ounce packages of Poppers Mozzarella Cheese Sticks with code numbers as referenced above are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact Monogram Foods at 1 (855) 556-1351 Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm CST.