RECALL: Chicken or Tuna? Mislabeling Gaffe Causes Products To Be Recalled from 3 US States
(July 3, 2017) Recall Due To Misbranding And Undeclared Allergens
Willow Tree Poultry Farm, is recalling approximately 440 pounds of tuna salad products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The product contains tuna, a known allergen which is not declared on the product label and the packing was mislabeled as chicken salad product.
The buffalo style chicken products were produced on June 27, 2017. The following products are subject to recall: View Labels
- 12.5 oz. individual plastic containers of “buffalo style chicken salad.”
These items were shipped to Whole Foods Market locations in Connecticut, New Jersey and New York.
The problem was discovered by Whole Foods Market employees whilst unpacking the product.
Steps to take
There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider.
Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.
Consumers with questions about the recall can contact Alex Cekala, General Manager, at (508) 951-8351. Media with questions about the recall can contact Walter Cekala, President, at (508) 944-0529.
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- 2 chicken breasts
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