Lee Seed Company, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Yogurt Super Soynuts
For Immediate Release
March 31, 2016
Lee Seed Company, Inc.
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Lee Seed Company, Inc. of Inwood, Iowa is recalling Yogurt Super Soynuts because the product contains undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
Yogurt Super Soynuts were packaged in clear plastic 16 oz. bags. Yogurt Super Soynuts were also included in seven-inch, four-section holiday tins (decorated with a golden swirl design or a horse & sleigh image). The product was sold on-line via the company’s website, www.soynuts.com, and distributed nationwide by mail order. All Yogurt Super Soynuts shipped from November 2013 through March 2016 is impacted.
To date, there have been no reports of illnesses in connection with use of this product.
The recall was initiated after it was discovered that the product label on the dairy-containing product did not reveal the presence of milk.
This voluntary recall has been issued by Lee Seed Company, Inc. to ensure the safety of customers. Consumers affected by this recall of Yogurt Super Soynuts should contact the company for a full refund at 1-800-736-6530 Monday through Friday, 8 AM – 5 PM, Central Daylight Savings Time (CDT).
* 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/ucm493607.htm?source=govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery