Whole Foods Issues Recall for Oatmeal Raisin Cookies Sold in Eight States
People with an allergy to soy risk a serious allergic reaction if they consume the affected cookies
Whole Foods Market has issued a recall for Whole Foods-brand oatmeal raisin cookies that were sold in eight states. The recalled cookies contain soy flour that is not listed as an ingredient on the label.
People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the affected cookies.
Recalled Product Details
The impacted oatmeal raisin cookies were sold at Whole Foods stores in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, and Wisconsin. The cookies are packaged in an 18-count plastic container with a PLU beginning with 23209 and a 'sell by' date ranging between June 4 and July 8, 2018.
Whole Foods says that all of the affected cookies have been removed from store shelves. No illnesses or reactions related to this recall have been reported, to date.
What should consumers do?
Consumers who purchased the recalled oatmeal raisin cookies can bring a valid receipt into their local Whole Foods store for a full refund.
For more information about this recall, contact Whole Foods customer service at (844) 936-8255.