For Immediate Release
October 28, 2017
Frank J. Guglielmi
In cooperation with the GKI Foods LLC recall of dark chocolate products due to an undeclared milk allergen, Meijer is voluntarily recalling select Meijer branded bulk dark chocolate. This recall is an extension of the GKI Foods LLC recall announced on October 27, 2017. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of a serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
The products were sold at Meijer stores in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky and Wisconsin There have been no illnesses reported to date.
Meijer is voluntarily recalling the products with the following UPC’s:
|7-19283-40301-8||Meijer Bulk Dark Chocolate Almonds 18 oz.|
|7-19283-40302-5||Meijer Bulk Dark Chocolate Cashews 18 oz.|
|7-19283-40313-1||Meijer Bulk Dark Chocolate Coffee Beans|
The products are packaged in clamshell packaging with a label listing the above-mentioned UPCs. Consumers who have purchased this product should discontinue use immediately and return the product to the nearest Meijer store for a full refund. Consumers with questions regarding this recall should contact Meijer at 800-543-3704, available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Consumers with questions or concerns about their health should contact their physician.