Meijer Recalls Select Meijer Bulk Dark Chocolate Products Due to Possible Undeclared Milk Allergen
- Company Announcement Date:
- October 28, 2017
- FDA Publish Date:
- October 30, 2017
- Product Type:
- Food & Beverages
Food & Beverage Safety
- Reason for Announcement:
Recall Reason DescriptionUndeclared Milk
- Company Name:
- Brand Name:
- Product Description:
Product DescriptionDark Chocolate Products
In cooperation with the GKI Foods LLC recall of dark chocolate products due to an undeclared milk allergen, Meijer is voluntarily recalling select Meijer branded bulk dark chocolate. This recall is an extension of the GKI Foods LLC recall announced on October 27, 2017. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of a serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
The products were sold at Meijer stores in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky and Wisconsin There have been no illnesses reported to date.
Meijer is voluntarily recalling the products with the following UPC’s:
|7-19283-40301-8||Meijer Bulk Dark Chocolate Almonds 18 oz.|
|7-19283-40302-5||Meijer Bulk Dark Chocolate Cashews 18 oz.|
|7-19283-40313-1||Meijer Bulk Dark Chocolate Coffee Beans|
The products are packaged in clamshell packaging with a label listing the above-mentioned UPCs. Consumers who have purchased this product should discontinue use immediately and return the product to the nearest Meijer store for a full refund. Consumers with questions regarding this recall should contact Meijer at 800-543-3704, available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Consumers with questions or concerns about their health should contact their physician.
MediaFrank J. Guglielmi