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Voluntary Recall of Weight Watchers Smart Ones Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Sundae Due to Possible Health Risks from Cookie Dough Pieces Purchased from a Third Party Supplier

For Immediate Release

November 14, 2016

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Kraft Heinz

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Lynne Galia
lynne.galia@kraftheinzcompany.com

 

Announcement

Chicago, IL - Weight Watchers Smart Ones Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Sundae frozen desserts is voluntarily being recalled due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination from Aspen Hills, Inc. Cookie Dough Pieces. 

This issue was identified when Aspen Hills, the supplier of the cookie dough pieces used as an ingredient in Weight Watchers Smart Ones Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Sundae frozen desserts, reported positive test results for Listeria monocytogenes. We immediately began an investigation and are voluntarily taking this action as a precautionary measure.

Listeria monocytogenes is a bacterium that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

There have been no consumer complaints or reports of illness related to this issue to date.

The recall is for approximately 100,000 cases of Weight Watchers Smart Ones Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Sundae frozen desserts.

No other sizes, varieties or code dates of Weight Watchers Smart Ones products are included in this recall.

The following is being recalled:

Product SizeName of ProductIndividual Package  Lot Code
Best When Used By Code Date
Individual Package UPC
4 PackWeight Watchers Smart One's Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Sundae

 

Best if Used by 12/28/2016   MS5M01A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used by 12/28/2016   MS5M02A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used by 12/28/2016    MS5M07A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used By 12/28/2016    MS5M08A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used by 01/28/2017    MS6A18A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used by 01/28/2017   MS6A19A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used by 01/28/2017   MS6A20A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used by 02/28/17    MS6B15A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used by 02/28/17    MS6B16A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used by 02/28/17   MS6B17A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used by 03/28/2017  &MS6C28A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used by 03/28/2017    MS6C29A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used by 03/28/2017   MS6C30A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used By 05/28/2017    MS6E10A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used By 06/28/2017    MS6F27A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used By 06/28/2017    MS6F28A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used By 06/28/2017    MS6F29A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used by 07/28/2017    MS6G28A0 2580002329 5
  Best if Used By 07/28/2017  MS6G250 2580002329 5
  Best if Used By 07/28/2017    MS6G260 2580002329 5
  Best if Used By 07/28/2017    MS6G270 2580002329 5

 

We deeply regret this situation and apologize to any consumers we have disappointed.

Consumers who purchased this product should not eat it. They should return it to the store where purchased for an exchange or full refund. Consumers can also contact 1-866-572-3805. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern, for a full refund.

This product was distributed to retailers in the U.S. only.

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  • Label, Weight Watchers Smart Ones Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Sundae frozen desserts 

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