Rucker’s Wholesale & Service Co. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanut Ingredient in Uncle Bucks & Cabela’s Classic Candies Maple Nut Candy Peg Bags

Rucker’s Wholesale & Service Co. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanut Ingredient in Uncle Bucks & Cabela’s Classic Candies Maple Nut Candy Peg Bags

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Rucker’s Wholesale & Service Co. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanut Ingredient in Uncle Bucks & Cabela’s Classic Candies Maple Nut Candy Peg Bags
For Immediate Release
February 23, 2016
Contact
Consumers
Rucker’s Wholesale and Service Co.
618-945-2411 or 800-663-1857

Announcement
Rucker’s Wholesale and Service Co. of Bridgeport, IL is voluntarily recalling all of Uncle Bucks and Cabela’s Classic Candies Maple Nut candy peg bag, due to the presence of an undeclared peanut ingredient. People who have an allergy to peanuts run the risk of serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
The recalled Maple Nut candy was distributed nationwide in Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s stores.
The affected product is packaged in a 2.7oz, clear bag with paper header card, both brands are UPC 7 52545 07101 3. This includes all best by codes 010116 through 020117.
One allergic reaction to date has been reported in connection with this problem.
The recall was initiated following a consumer report of allergic reaction and Rucker’s discovery that peanut was not listed as an ingredient.
Consumers who would like a refund, or have questions may contact the company at 618-945-2411, or 800-663-1857 Mon – Fri 7:30AM – 4:30PM CST, or email,[email protected]
Consumers with an allergy to peanuts should not eat the product.

* 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/ucm487488.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.