Kozy Shack Recalls Pudding Packages that May Contain Undeclared AllergensNov 10, 2015
Kozy Shack Enterprises is recalling one lot of Kozy Shack Indulgent Recipe Pudding cups in a cardboard sleeve labeled Salted Caramel because the package may contain Vanilla Bean Pudding cups, which contain egg.
The ingredient statement on the Salted Caramel package does not include egg in the statement. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to eggs run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the vanilla pudding, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) explains.
The recalled product was available in retail stores in Arizona, California, Connecticut, Idaho, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Nevada, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Utah, Virginia and Washington. The product was sold at Albertsons; Bashas/Western Produce; Bozzutos, Inc.; C&S Tops WNY WHS Lancaster; C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.; C&S AWI; C&S AWI Robesonia; C&S S&S Freetown; Delhaize America Distribution; Delhaize America Schodack-Dairy; General Dairy Deli, Inc.; Greensboro Perishable Facility; Harris Teeter, Inc.; Ingles Markets, Inc.; Kroger FRYS; Kroger Smith, Ralph's Grocery Co., Demoulas Markets, Meijer, Inc., Merchants Distributors, Inc., Raleys Distribution Center; SaveMart Supermarkets; Safeway NASC, Save Mart Supermarkets, Sherwood Food Distributors, Slater Bros, Spartan Nash; Supervalu, Inc., Target; Wakefern Food Corp, Wal-Mart; Wegman's Food Markets, Inc., Weis Markets, and Winco Holdings, Inc.
The pudding is sold as four individual cups packaged in a cardboard sleeve wrapped around the four cups. The sleeve will be labeled as Kozy Shack Indulgent Recipe Salted Caramel Pudding. The four cups in the package could contain Kozy Shack Indulgent Recipe Vanilla Bean Pudding.
The affected product contains a Salted Caramel cardboard sleeve wrap with a Use By date of 11/30/2015. Consumers can also look for the UPC code on the cardboard sleeve. If consumers have removed the pudding cups from the cardboard sleeve, they can look for the lot number on the individual pudding cups. Pictures of the pudding cups and packaging are in the recall notice on the FDA web site.
The cardboard sleeve of the recalled pudding has the UPC code 73491.09240, and Use By date of 11/30/2015. The individual pudding cups have the lot number 31908940.
The FDA said no illnesses have been reported with the product.
Consumers who have purchased the affected pudding cups can return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Kozy Shack will work with stores to retrieve the product, according to the FDA.
Consumers who have questions can contact Kozy Shack Customer Service at 877-585-2365 on Monday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. CST and Tuesday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. CST.