Brett Anthony Foods Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Chestnuts in Whole Foods Brand Wild Mushroom Soup

Brett Anthony Foods Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Chestnuts in Whole Foods Brand Wild Mushroom Soup

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Brett Anthony Foods Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Chestnuts in Whole Foods Brand Wild Mushroom Soup Sold in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Missouri, Minnesota and Nebraska Stores
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For Immediate Release
November 9, 2015
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Brett Anthony Foods
847-272-4309

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Brett Anthony Foods of Elk Grove Village Illinois is recalling 109, 24oz cups of Wild Mushroom Soup because it may contain undeclared chestnuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to chestnuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
The Wild Mushroom Soup was sold by Whole Foods Markets in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Missouri, Minnesota and Nebraska.
The Wild Mushroom Soup is packaged in a plastic 24oz cup labeled Whole Foods Market, Wild Mushroom Soup. Its expiration date is 112115 located on the bottom of the cups.
NO ILLNESSES HAVE BEEN REPORTED TO DATE
The problem was discovered by a Whole Foods team member upon receipt. The product was discovered to be labeled incorrectly without declaring the allergen.
Consumers who have purchased the Wild Mushroom Soup are urged to return to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 847-272-4309, Monday through Friday, 9:00 to 3:00 CST.
* We believe that none of the products being recalled were processed or offered through the national office.

* We strongly encourage you to notify your agencies within one business day from receipt of this notice.

* ALL cased and uncased inventories, both at the member level and agency level, need to be checked. This product may have entered member and agency warehouses through salvage, local donations, TEFAP, local purchases, retail pickups, food drives, or other avenues.

* For additional local details, please contact the Health Department(s) for the area(s) your food bank serves.
For full details on the recall, please visit: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm471929.htm?source=govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery

If you have questions, please contact Wayne Melichar, Food Safety Manager, at [email protected] or 312.629.7263.