Food Gusto, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Birdy 3 in 1 Coffee Mix (Robusta)
For Immediate Release
May 17, 2016
Food Gusto, Inc. of Paterson, NJ, is recalling its Birdy 3 in 1 coffee mix (Robusta) because product contains undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or serve sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life–threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
The area of distribution is Massachusetts, Connecticut and New York. We have two delivery methods pick up and out truck.
The product comes in plastic packages pouch 18X27x16.5g (445.5g) marked with lot # D092121515 on the nutrition fact label.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.
The problem was discovered after routine testing found that the product contained undeclared milk.
Consumers who have purchased Birdy 3 in 1 coffee mix (Robusta) are urged to return them to the place of purchase for full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at (862) 264-6774 Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Eastern Time.
* 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/ucm501808.htm?source=govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery