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Publix Recalls Apple Coffee Cakes (Foreign Matter-Metal)

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Publix Recalls Apple Coffee Cakes (Foreign Matter-Metal)

Summary

Company Announcement Date:
September 08, 2016
FDA Publish Date:
December 01, 2018
Product Type:
Food & Beverages
Food & Beverage Safety
Reason for Announcement:
Company Name:
Publix Super Markets
Brand Name:
Brand Name(s)
Publix
Product Description:
Product Description
Apple Coffee Cakes

Company Announcement

LAKELAND, Fla. – Publix Super Markets is issuing a voluntary recall for Apple Coffee Cakes due to the possible presence of small metal shavings.

The Apple Coffee Cakes were sold at Publix bakery departments in Georgia, South Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee, North Carolina and the following counties in Florida: Alachua, Charlotte, Citrus, Collier, DeSoto, Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough, Lee, Manatee, Marion, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk and Sarasota.

The product has a UPC of 002-19562-00000 and includes all date codes.

"As part of our commitment to food safety, potentially impacted product has been removed from store shelves,” said Maria Brous, Publix media and community relations director. "To date, there have been no reported cases of illness or injury. Consumers who have purchased the product in question may return the product to their local store for a full refund.

Publix customers with additional questions may call our Customer Care department at 1-800-242-1227 or contact us by visiting our website at www.publix.com. Customers can also contact the US Food and Drug Administration at 1-888-SAFEFOOD (1-888-723-3366).”

Consumers

1-800-242-1227 or
1-888-SAFEFOOD (1-888-723-3366)