Zachary Confections is recalling certain production lots of its Zachary Chocolate Covered Marshmallow Eggs because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.
The recall was initiated in response to a test result indicating the potential for Salmonella contamination in a sample taken during routine post-production testing from one of the production lots of product that is the subject of this recall.
The product is packaged in white egg crates with purple, green and yellow lettering. The specific Case UPC numbers, Unit UPC numbers, Code Dates and Best Buy Date for the recalled products are:
|Product/Brand||Case UPC||Unit UPC||Code Dates||Best Buy Date|
|Zachary Chocolate Covered Marshmallow Egg Crates 5 oz |
[Product # 31-797]
(white colored egg crate with colored lettering)
|1 00 75186 31797 3||0 75186 15797 8||D3245D; |
D3145E; F3145E; D3245E
The recalled product was manufactured February 20-21, 2013, and was shipped from the Zachary Confections’ facility February 21-22, 2013.The product was distributed to some retail stores in sections of Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
No other Zachary Confections products are involved in this recall.
The company has not received any consumer illness complaints associated with its products.
Production of the product has been suspended while the investigation continues into the source of the potential problem.
Consumers who have purchased the recalled product should destroy or return it to the store where purchased.
Consumers may contact Zachary Confections Customer Service at (765) 654-8356 between 8:00am and 4:30pm EST for more information.