Wegmans Food Markets Recalls Wegmans Original Killer Brownies with Pecans for Containing Undeclared Peanuts
The affected product was distributed in the bakery department of 15 Wegmans stores located in New York State
Wegmans Food Markets has initiated a recall of Wegmans Original Killer Brownies with Pecans, because the product may contain peanuts that were not declared on the label. People who have an allergy to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
Wegmans Original Killer Brownies with Pecans bearing best-by dates 03/21/17 through 4/5/17 only and UPC number 20818400000 sold between March 16, 2017 and April, 01 2017. The product is sold prepackaged by the pound in a plastic clamshell, or individually on the cookie bar.
The affected product was distributed in the bakery department of 15 Wegmans stores within areas of New York State. To view a full list of the locations where this product was sold, click here.
This product is produced by Killer Brownie Distributing in Dayton, Ohio. The recall was initiated when a Wegmans employee reported that some cases received from the manufacturer were labelled incorrectly.
Approximately 612 pounds of the product was received from the manufacturer incorrectly labeled. Wegmans recovered approximately 365 pounds either removed from sale or still in inventory; the remainder was sold to customers. Wegmans placed automated phone calls to customers, who purchased the packaged product using their Shoppers Club card, to alert them of the recall.
There have been no reported injuries or illnesses associated with this recall to date.
Concerned consumers who have purchased the affected product should return it to Wegmans for a full refund. More importantly, those who have consumed the product and feel they are experiencing symptoms should contact their physician.
Consumers with any additional questions or concerns about this recall should contact Wegmans consumer affairs department at (855) 934-3663.