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Bak-Ez Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared (Milk) in Mantecada (Muffin)

For Immediate Release

March 9, 2017

Contact

Consumers

(800) 338-5122
(770) 449-1377
 

Media

Jose Flores
(770) 449-1377

 

Announcement

BAK-EZ Bakery Company of Norcross, Georgia is recalling 7-Eleven 4.0 oz. Mantecada (Muffin) (SKU 9841) (UPC 05254859241-7) because it may contain undeclared “milk” in the allergen statement. People who have an allergy or severe stativity to Milk they run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

UPCPack/SizeBrandDescriptionDate in Store
05254859241-74.0 Oz.7-SelectMantecada (Muffin)January 23rd to March 3rd 2017

The 4.0 oz. Mantecada (muffin) was only sold at 7-Eleven stores in Southern California (San Diego, Bakersfield and Los Angeles) No other store outside this mentioned area was affected.

This recall is being made with the knowledge of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

The recall was initiated after it was discovered that product received incorrect packaging, which did not reveal the presence of “Milk”. Upon discovering the issue, 7-Eleven immediately removed product from stores. Subsequent investigation indicates the problem was caused by a temporary breakdown in packaging revision processes among companies.

There have been no consumer complaints or illnesses reported to date.

Please do not consume the product. Instead, return it to any 7-Eleven store for a full refund. Customers with questions may contact (800) 338-5122 Monday thru Friday, between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.  Central Standard Time and (770) 449-1377 Monday through Friday, between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. East Standard Time.

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Product Photos

  • Mantecada (Muffin) UPC 05254859241-7 SKU# 9841
  • Mantecada (Muffin) UPC 05254859241-7 SKU# 9841

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