General Mills Recall and Publix Lettuce Recall
General Mills is voluntarily recalling a single day’s production of Almond Nature Valley Sweet & Salty Nut Granola Bars because of a labeling issue. Products produced on this date may have been packaged incorrectly and may contain allergens not listed on the box’s ingredient label, specifically peanuts.
This voluntary recall is only for the 6-count boxes of Almond Nature Valley Sweet & Salty Nut Granola Bars with the one “Better if Used By date” of 26FEB2013 printed on the top of the box. No other varieties or production dates of Nature Valley products are affected by this recall.
Consumers allergic to peanuts, or who are unsure of whether they are allergic to peanuts, should not consume Almond Nature Valley Sweet & Salty Nut Granola Bar products from 6-count boxes bearing the Better if Used By date 26FEB2013 on the top of the box, and should contact General Mills for replacement or a full refund.
Click here to read the whole article regarding the Almond Nature Valley Sweet & Salty Nut Granola Bars voluntary recall on the FDA’s website click here.
Publix Issues Voluntary Recall on Hearts of Romaine
Publix Supermarkets is issuing a voluntary recall for 10 ounce plastic bags of Publix Hearts of Romaine (Chopped Hearts of Romaine) due to the fact that they may be adulterated with Lysteria monocytogenes. Ready Pac is the private supplier of the private label product for Publix. The UPC found on the back right hand corner of the package is 41415 03886.
The bags of romaine were distributed to Publix stores between 9/9 through 9/20 in select Florida counties, Georgia, South Carolina, Alabama, and Tennessee.
Consumers who have purchased the products in question may return the product to their local store for a full refund.