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GKI Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Milk In Dark Chocolate Almond Bark

For Immediate Release

November 7, 2017

Contact

Consumers

313-784-9484

Announcement

Germack Roasting Co, is recalling its 5 ounce and 1lb packages of Germack Dark Chocolate Almond Bark because they may contain undeclared milk. People who have allergies to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The recalled Dark Chocolate Almond Bark was distributed to the retail store at Eastern Market in Detroit, MI and through mail orders.

The product comes in a 5 oz and 1 lb, clear plastic packages and was sold between 9/20/2016 and 10/30/2017 with the UPC codes 088401520105 and 11681398.

No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.

Germack was notified by supplier (GKI) on October 30, 2017 via email for this recall. Since then the production of the product has been suspended until FDA and the company are certain that the problem has been corrected.

Consumers who have purchased Dark Chocolate Almond Bark are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 313-784-9484, Monday- Friday between 8:00am- 3:00pm EST.
 

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Product Photos

  • Picture of Germack Dark Chocolate Almond Bark with brand name sticker
  • Picture of nutrition panel for Germack Dark Chocolate Almond Bark

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