- Firm Announcement Date:
- FDA Publish Date:
- Product Sort:
- Meals & Drinks
Snack Meals Merchandise
- Purpose for Announcement:
Recall Purpose Description
- Firm Identify:
- Ferrero USA, Inc.
- Model Identify:
- Product Description:
UPDATED PRESS RELEASE: Ferrero USA 4/12/2022
**A earlier model of this press launch issued on 4/7/2022. This press launch has been up to date to incorporate Kinder merchandise supposed for different markets.**
Ferrero U.S.A., Inc. of Parsippany, New Jersey is voluntarily recalling its Kinder® Blissful Moments Chocolate Assortment and Kinder® Combine Chocolate Treats basket, as a result of the product could also be contaminated with Salmonella Typhimurium. Salmonella is an organism which might trigger severe and typically deadly infections in younger kids, frail or aged folks, and others with weakened immune techniques. Wholesome individuals contaminated with Salmonella usually expertise fever, diarrhea (which can be bloody), nausea, vomiting and stomach ache. In uncommon circumstances, an infection with Salmonella may end up in the organism entering into the bloodstream and producing extra extreme sicknesses similar to arterial infections (i.e., contaminated aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis.
The voluntary recall is for 2 merchandise within the U.S.
|Kinder Blissful Moments Milk Chocolate and Crispy Wafers Assortment||Kinder Combine Chocolate Treats Basket|
Measurement and Bundle Sort
14.1 OZ (400g) sq. field with lid
5.3 OZ (152g) cardboard basket
Finest By Date and placement
|July 18, 2022 (again panel)||July 30, 2022 (backside of package deal)|
Lot Codes and placement
|48RUP334; 48RUP335; 48RUP 336; 48RUP337 (again panel)||03L 018AR – 306 (backside of package deal)|
UPC Code and placement
|09800 52025 (proper facet panel)||09800 60209 (backside of package deal)|
|Costco within the Bay Space and Northern Nevada and BJ’s Wholesale Membership shops||14 Large Y Grocery store areas in Connecticut and Massachusetts|
The merchandise are being recalled as a result of they had been manufactured in a facility the place Salmonella Typhimurium was detected. Whereas there aren’t any reviews of sickness in america so far, Ferrero is voluntarily recalling the merchandise out of an abundance of warning as a consequence of reported instances of Salmonella in customers that consumed merchandise in Europe that had been manufactured on the similar facility
No different Kinder merchandise distributed or offered by Ferrero U.S.A., Inc. are included on this recall.
Ferrero U.S.A. takes this chance to alert customers that there could also be Kinder branded merchandise presently on the market within the U.S. which can be supposed for overseas markets and unauthorized on the market within the U.S. Kinder branded merchandise licensed for distribution within the U.S. embody the next description printed immediately on the again of the product packaging:
EXCL. DIST. FERRERO U.S.A., INC.
PARSIPPANY, NJ 07054
In case you have every other Kinder merchandise that don’t embody this data, the product just isn’t distributed by Ferrero U.S.A. and isn’t licensed for distribution or sale within the U.S. market. Please eliminate it instantly, as a result of the product might be included as a part of a recall of sure Kinder merchandise in Europe.
Customers who’ve bought the merchandise talked about above mustn’t eat the product and should contact the Ferrero customer support line Monday – Friday 9am-6pm EST at 1-800-688-3552 or by way of https://www.ferreronorthamerica.com/contact-US-residents for product substitute.
Ferrero deeply regrets this example. We take meals security extraordinarily severely and each step now we have taken has been guided by our dedication to client care. We’ll proceed to work cooperatively with the Meals and Drug Administration to handle this matter.
Firm Contact Info
- Ferrero Buyer Service Line
- Cheryll Forsatz
- (732) 584-4146