Unilever is recalling a restricted amount of Ben & Jerry’s “Coconut Seven Layer Bar” bulk and Ben & Jerry’s “Chunky Monkey” pints, as a result of they could comprise tree nuts together with almonds, Brazil nuts, and hazelnuts that aren’t declared within the ingredient checklist or allergy data checklist, in line with a recall notice posted on the Meals and Drug Administration’s web site.
Individuals who have an allergy or extreme sensitivity to those undeclared tree nuts run the danger of a severe or life-threatening allergic response if they devour the recalled merchandise. In line with the recall discover, each affected merchandise have a “Incorporates Walnuts” and a “Might comprise different tree nuts” labeled on them again.
The affected Ben & Jerry’s “Coconut Seven Layer Bar” bulk product is bought in 2.4-gallon tubs, with a Client UPC variety of “076840104246” and finest-by-date of “SEP1520BJ4.”
The affected Ben & Jerry’s “Chunky Monkey” pint is offered in a pint tub (473 mL), with a Client UPC variety of “076840100354” and greatest-by-dates of “AUG2820BH2,” “AUG2920BH2,” or “AUG3020BH2.”
The merchandise had been manufactured in the US, and in line with the recall, no product was shipped exterior of the U.S. The affected “Chunky Monkey” pints have been distributed nationwide and reached shoppers by retail shops. The affected “Coconut Seven Layer Bar” bulk merchandise had been additionally distributed nationwide and reached customers by wholesale and Ben & Jerry’s scoop retailers.
In keeping with the recall discover, “No different container sizes or finest by dates of Ben & Jerry’s merchandise – in addition to these particular a lot of Coconut Seven Layer Bar bulk and Chunky Monkey pints – are affected by this voluntary recall, together with different Pint Slices, pints or every other merchandise served in Ben & Jerry’s franchised Scoop Outlets.”
The recall was initiated after an undeclared nut was discovered through the manufacturing operation; “Unilever has not acquired any studies of sickness related to this product; however, the firm is voluntarily recalling this product out of an abundance of warning.” Unilever’s ongoing investigation reveals that the difficulty stemmed from an error from considered one of its nut suppliers. Following the recall discover, the state of affairs has been remediated.
Shoppers who’ve bought any of the recalled Ben & Jerry’s merchandise with the affected UPC quantity and date codes ought to discontinue use of the product. Customers with questions can name 833-236-1237 for additional data.