Simple Mills Issues Voluntary Recall on a Select Number of Lots of Fine Ground Sea Salt Almond Flour Crackers Due to the Presence of Undeclared Milk - 10/14/21
Company Announcement Date:
October 06, 2021
FDA Publish Date:
October 07, 2021
Food & Beverages
Reason for Announcement:
Fine Ground Sea Salt Almond Flour Crackers
Simple Mills is initiating a voluntary recall because a select number of Fine Ground Sea Salt Almond Flour Cracker boxes were erroneously packed with bags of Farmhouse Cheddar Almond Flour Crackers. As a result, the packaging does not list the presence of a possible allergen (milk). Some people who have an extreme allergy or severe sensitivity to milk could run the risk of a serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
Following are the product lots impacted by this voluntary recall.
|Product Name||Box Size||Item Number
(Best By Date)
|Fine Ground Sea Salt Almond
Recalled product could have been sold as an individual box or part of a 3 or 6 pack of 4.25 oz boxes. On individual boxes, the lot code (Best By date) can be found on the top of each box and the item number (UPC) can be found on the bottom of each box. Photos of the packaging of the recalled product are below.
This product was distributed nationally via brick-and-mortar retail, direct delivery, and e-commerce. This is the only product that is subject to the recall. Impacted retailers have been notified and are removing the product from their warehouses, distribution centers, and store shelves.
We were made aware of this issue via consumer contact. To date, there has been one report of a consumer experiencing mild symptoms.
Consumers who purchased the impacted product specified above or have questions can contact Simple Mills at email@example.com or (312) 410-8414 Monday through Thursday 9 am – 5 pm CST and Friday 9 am – 1 pm CST.
For media inquiries, reach out to Aurora Gonzalez at firstname.lastname@example.org.
* We believe that none of the product 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.
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The national office strongly encourages all member product solicitors, operations managers, and others involved in food and grocery distribution to regularly consult resources provided by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) at http://www.fda.gov/opacom/7alerts.html, and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) at http://www.fsis.usda.gov/Fsis_Recalls/index.asp. Additionally, members can often receive information on national, state, and local recalls by contacting their local health departments.
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