PhotoHy-Vee of West Des Moines, Iowa, is recalling several candy trays whose contents may be contaminated with Salmonella.

No illnesses have been reported in connection with these products.

The following items, produced between October 20, 2016, and December 9, 2016, and shipped by Palmer Candy Company to grocery, convenience store and wholesale customers nationwide for repackaging, are being recalled:

Chocolate Almond Bark, 4 oz.026133400000
Chocolate Almond Bark, 12 oz.026133300000
Chocolate Almond Pretzels, 4 oz.026131900000
Chocolate Almond Pretzels, 12 oz.026131800000
Crème De Menthe Almond Bark, 12 oz.026266300000
Dazzled Peanut Brittle, 12 oz.026267400000
Dazzled Peanut Brittle Tub, 8 oz.026267300000
Holiday Candy Tray, 10”, 16 oz.026139100000
Holiday Candy Tray, 12”, 32 oz.026139300000
Holiday Candy Tray, 16”, 48 oz.026139500000
Holiday Candy Tray, 18”, 64 oz.026139700000
Peppermint Bark, 4 oz.026133800000
Peppermint Bark, 12 oz.026133700000
Peppermint Bark Tub, 9 oz.026267900000
9” Candy Tray, 16 oz.026138000000
12” Candy Tray, 32 oz.026138100000
16” Candy Tray, 48 oz.026138200000
9” Cookie & Candy Tray, 16 oz.026138600000
12” Cookie & Candy Tray, 32 oz.026138700000
16” Cookie & Candy Tray, 48 oz.026138800000


The candy trays were distributed to all of Hy-Vee’s 242 grocery stores across its eight-state region of Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

The product is packaged in a plastic container with a clear lid and a sell-by date range between January 26, 2017, and February 23, 2017, that can be found at the top of the product label.

What to do

Customers who purchased the recalled products should dispose of them or return them to their local Hy-Vee store for a full refund.

Consumers with questions may contact Hy-Vee customer care representatives 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 1-800-772-4098.



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