R.W. Baker Co. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanuts in “Meijer Plain Knot Rolls” “Assorted Dinner Rolls 128 ct.”, With 0 Comments, Category: Recalls,
R.W. Baker Co. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanuts in “Meijer Plain Knot Rolls” “Assorted Dinner Rolls 128 ct.”
For Immediate Release
March 31, 2016
R.W. Bakers Co.
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R.W. Bakers Co. of Muskegon, MI, is recalling its 8 ct. packages of “Meijer Plain Knot Rolls” and 8 ct. packages of “Assorted Dinner Rolls 128 ct.” because they may contain trace amounts of undeclared peanuts. People who have allergies to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
The recalled “Meijer Knot Rolls” were distributed in Meijer retail stores in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, and Kentucky and sold between the dates of 3/6/16 and 3/28/16. The “Meijer Plain Knot Rolls” product comes in an 8 ct., clear plastic bag package. The lot number on the master case 16061 with a production date of 3/1/16. The UPC code is 0-41250-09971-0 and is located at the bottom of the package label underneath the bar code.
The recalled “Assorted Dinner Rolls 128 ct.” were distributed to food service distributors in Michigan and Wisconsin. The “Assorted Dinner Rolls 128 ct.” product comes in an 8 ct., clear plastic bag package. The lot number is 16041 with a production date of 2/10/16. This information is found on the master case of the product.
No confirmed illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem. The recall was initiated after it was discovered that there could be a potential for cross contamination with peanuts and the packaging statement did not reveal the presence of peanuts. Subsequent investigation indicates the problem was caused by a temporary breakdown in R.W. Bakers production and packaging processes.
Consumers who have purchased 8 ct. packages of “Meijer Knot Rolls” and 8 ct. packages of “Assorted Dinner Rolls 128 ct.” are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact R.W. Bakers Co. at 231-799-9360 Monday-Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm 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/ucm493572.htm?source=govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery