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COMPANY ANNOUNCEMENT

Star Snacks Co. is Voluntarily Recalling Two Lots of Southern Grove Cashew Halves and Pieces with Sea Salt Due to the Potential Presence of Glass Pieces

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Company Announcement Date:
FDA Publish Date:
Product Type:
Food & Beverages
Tree Nuts
Food & Beverage Safety
Reason for Announcement:
Recall Reason Description
Foreign Material
Company Name:
Star Snacks Co.
Brand Name:
Brand Name(s)
Southern Grove
Product Description:
Product Description
Cashews Halves and Pieces with sea salt

Company Announcement

Star Snacks Co. of Jersey City, NJ is voluntarily recalling  two lots of Southern Grove Cashew Halves and Pieces with Sea Salt due to the potential presence of glass pieces.

The affected product was distributed in 8.0oz canisters under the following label:

Southern Grove Cashew Halves and Pieces with Sea Salt, Net Weight 8.0 oz. (227 grams)
UPC code 041498179366 
Code: Best by date 11/27/18 & 11/28/18 (printed on the bottom of the can)
No other product is affected by this voluntary recall.

The recall was initiated after the company received consumer reports of glass found in the product. To date, there have not been any reported injuries. Potentially impacted product has been removed from store shelves.
 
The product was distributed to ALDI stores in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington DC., Wisconsin and West Virginia.

Consumers who have purchased the product in question are urged not to consume this product and may return the product to their local ALDI store for a refund or dispose of the item. Consumers with questions may contact Star Snacks at 201-882-4593 or RecallFEQ01@gmail.com, Monday-Friday 9 am – 2 pm EST.


Company Contact Information

Consumers:
201-882-4593
RecallFEQ01@gmail.com
Media:
Eddie Engelman  
RecallFEQ01@gmail.com

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