the affected product was distributed by zemco industries

106,000 Pounds of Sausage Recalled
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August 07, 2014

what's being recalled?

More than 106,000 pounds of smoked sausage has been recalled by the manufacturer.

who is recalling?

Zemco Industries, Inc. of Buffalo, NY is recalling about 106,800 pounds of its Cavanaugh Smoked Sausage because it contains soy, an allergen that is not declared on the label.

what's the problem?

The company discovered the problem when the sausage was reformulated without soy and the packaging was updated. An inspection found that the new packaging contained sausage made with the old formula.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS) has not received any reports of illness or adverse reactions associated with the soy-tainted meat.

The 2.5-pound packages were produced on June 11; June 13; June 19; July 10; July 19; and Aug. 1. The recalled products have 'Use By' dates of Sept. 9; Sept. 11; Sept. 17; Oct. 8; Oct. 17; and Oct. 30.

The recalled product bears the establishment number 'Est. 5222' on the package. The product was sent to distribution centers for resale as well as retail establishments nationwide.

what should i do?

Consumers with questions about the recall should contact consumer relations at (866) 328-3156.