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Thursday, June 15, 2017
New #foodsafety #recall possible #Listeria #contamination of certain Wildway LLC Grain-Free Granola Products
Wildway LLC Issues Voluntary Recall of Certain Grain-Free Granola Products
For Immediate Release
June 14, 2017
Wildway LLC is voluntarily recalling certain grain-free granola codes, because the Company has been notified by an ingredient supplier that an ingredient used in these products has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
Listeria monocytogenes is an organism, which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headaches, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea. Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.
No illnesses have been reported in relation to this product at this time.
Wildway Apple Cinnamon Grain-free Granola UPC: 85866005190
Wildway Apple Cinnamon Grain-free Granola UPC: 864352000015
AL, AZ, CA, CO, CT, D.C., DE, LA, MA, MD, ME, NH, NM, NJ, NV, NY, OK, PA, RI, TX, UT, VA and VT
Trader Joe's Grainless Granola (SKU 56307)
087 088 096 100
032818 032918 040618 041018
The Item Description can be found on the center of the front or top label. The lot code can be found at the bottom of the back of the bags.
The potential for contamination was noted after an ingredient supplier revealed the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes. The company subsequently identified the source of the issue and has corrected the matter.
We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Consumers should discontinue use of the product listed above and may return the product to the retail establishment it was purchased at for a refund. Consumers with further questions or concerns may call Customer Care at 1-844-617-8240 which is open 8:30am-5:30pm CST, Monday to Friday and you can leave a message after hours.