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Kroger Stores Issue Allergy Alert on Dark Chocolate Products due to Undeclared Milk

For Immediate Release

November 1, 2017

Contact

Consumers

1-800-KROGERS

Media

Rachel Hurst
(248) 536-1523

Announcement

Kroger stores in Michigan are recalling select bulk dark chocolate products following the GKI Foods LLC recall of dark chocolate products 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 this product.

There have been no reports of illness to date.

The recalled products were sold in bulk food bins (self-service) in Kroger stores located in the state of Michigan.

The Kroger stores in Michigan have removed these items from sale and initiated its customer recall notification system that alerts customers who may have purchased recalled products through register receipt tape messages and phone calls.

Kroger stores in Michigan are recalling the following items:

ProductUPCCodesSize
All Natural Dark Chocolate Covered Coffee Beans – BULK, PLU 54166204166-5XXXX

Purchased On 10/30/2017 Or Before

Varies
All Natural  Dark Chocolate Covered Cranberries - BULK PLU 54183204183-5XXXX

Purchased On 10/30/2017 Or Before

Varies
All Natural Dark Chocolate Covered Almonds – BULK, PLU 90062234039-0XXXX

Purchased On 10/30/2017 Or Before

Varies
All Natural Dark Chocolate Raisins – BULK, PLU 90763234060-0XXXX

Purchased On 10/30/2017 Or Before

Varies
All Natural Dark Chocolate Covered Pretzel Balls – BULK, PLU 50862234402-1XXXX

Purchased On 10/30/2017 Or Before

Varies
All Natural Dark Chocolate Covered Ginger –
BULK, PLU 90532
234489-0XXXX

Purchased On 10/30/2017 Or Before

Varies

The issue was discovered by the manufacturer, GKI Foods, LLC, and was communicated to Kroger by the distributor, Lipari Foods.

Customers allergic to milk who have purchased any of the above products should not consume it and should return it to a store for a full refund or replacement.

Customers who have questions may contact Kroger at 1-800-KROGERS, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 9 p.m. EST.

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