If you recently bought packaged baked goods at the grocery store, you might want to check your snack cabinet.
At the end of June, Enjoy Life Natural Brands, an allergy-friendly food company, issued a voluntary recall that applies to a restricted list of baked snack products, due to the “potential presence of pieces of hard plastic”. Items were sold online and in-store in the United States and Canada at Kroger, Wegman, and other groceries. Additionally, more than 4,440 Walmart stores in all 50 states, Washington DC and Puerto Rico were selling the affected snacks.
The recalled products include various soft baked cookies, baked fruit and oatmeal breakfast ovals, chewy bars and brownie bites. Their “Best By” dates were between 9/24/2022 and 3/13/2023. See here for a list of recalled items and here for the full list of Walmart stores that sold the baked goods.
According to a company statementEnjoy Life Natural Brands initiated the recall “following internal quality assurance monitoring.”
Although there have been no reports of injury or illness, consumers who still have these items should discard them or save the packaging and contact the company at 1-855-543-5335 to receive additional information. about the recall and how to receive a refund. . Consumer Relations Specialists will be available Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST.
Unfortunately, these packaged baked goods aren’t the only items that have recently been pulled from grocery store shelves. Last week the The FDA announced that A&M Farms has recalled its Vidalia whole onions, due to the possibility of listeria contamination. The onions were sold at several Wegmans and Publix stores.
Brianna is the editorial assistant for Eat This, Not That! She attended Ithaca College, where she earned a degree in journalism and a minor in communications. Read more